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Family and Community Medicine

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Robert Ellis, MD

Associate Professor of Family and Community Medicine; Medical Student Education Director

Clinical Interest

Family Medicine


Family Medicine

  • Bachelor of Science: University of Cincinnati
  • Medical Degree: University of Cincinnati
  • Residency: The Christ Hospital/University of Cincinnati
Board Certifications & Licenses
  • American Board of Family Medicine 07/22/2005
Contact Information

Peer Reviewed Publications

Ellis, Robert; Ellis, Carrie 2014. Dog and cat bites. American family physician, 90 4, 239-43

Ellis R, Ellis C 2009. Consultations and Comments: What treatment for family pet when tot has tinea Consultant, 49 1,

Wigle P, Hein B, Ellis R, Austin O, Kiesler J, Galt K 2008. , Picking a PPI: It comes down to cost Journal of Family Practice, 57 4,

Wigle, Patricia R; Hein, Brad; Ellis, Robert; Austin, Orson; Kiesler, Joseph; Gait, Kimberly A 2008. Picking a PPI: it comes down to cost. The Journal of family practice, 57 4, 231-6

Ellis R, Gebhardt B, Elder N 2007. Teaching Points—A 2 Minute Mini-lecture: A Medical Mistake The Teaching Physician, 6 1,

Jayne, ; Ellis, 1998. How inclines affect the escape behaviour of a dune-dwelling lizard, Uma scoparia. Animal behaviour, 55 5, 1115-30