Robert Fox PA-C

Contact Information

Current Patients: 1-815-599-7730
Prospective Patients: 1-877-600-0346 ext. 965

Year Started with FHN:
2012

Robert Fox PA-C

Specialty: Physician Assistant, Orthopaedics
Board Certification: Physician Assistant
Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Location: FHN Family Healthcare Center – Burchard Hills

Notable:

  • Received a bachelor's degree in biology from The Citadel in Charleston, SC
  • Has cared for patients as a physician assistant in cardiothoracic surgery, cardiology, emergency medicine and orthopaedic surgery

PA-C

Physician assistants are found in all areas of medicine from primary medicine to surgery. They are trained to conduct physical exams, treat patients illnesses and injuries, develop and carry out treatment plans, provide preventive healthcare counseling, suture wounds, assist in surgery, order and interpret lab tests and write prescriptions.

PAs have a broad education in primary care with a specific emphasis in the practice of medicine. They are licensed to practice with a physicians supervision. Most PAs have received a masters degree in an intensive medical program lasting two to three years. After graduation, their education is ongoing through state continuing-education requirements and interaction with healthcare providers.

Please note: If you need help finding a provider, or obtaining an immediate appointment, please call Physician Referral at 1-877-6000-FHN (1-877-600-0346) ext. 965.