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Robin E. Canada, MD

Robin E. Canada, MD Physician

Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Languages spoken:

  • Spanish

Dr. Canada is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Medicine
    • Internal Medicine

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Internal Medicine, 2006

Practice Locations and Appointments

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Care
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, National American College of Physicians, National Physicians for Social Responsibility, National Society of General Internal Medicine, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Canada is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Canada, Robin E, Dirocco, Danae and Day, Susan.: "A Better Approach to Opioid Prescribing in Primary Care" Journal of Family Practice 63 (6): 2014.

Robin E. Canada, MD, FACP: "Community Medicine Immersion Curriculum" SGIM poster : 2014.

Robin E. Canada, MD, Susan Day, MD, Danae Dirocco: "Implementing Protocols and Risk Stratification for Chronic Opioid Management in Primary Care Patients with Non-cancer Pain" SGIM Poster : 2011.

Turner, Barbara J., Canada, Robin E.: "Talking to patients about screening colonoscopy: Where conversations fall short" The Journal of Family Practice 56 (8): 2007.

Academic Contact Info

PENN Center for Primary Care
Medical Arts Building, Suite 102
38th and Market Streets

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-9990
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)