Robert S Egerman

Robert S Egerman, M.D.

Professor, Acting Chief Of Division Of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Department: MD-OBSTETRICS / GYNECOLOGY-GEN
Business Phone: (352) 273-7660
Business Email: egerrs@ufl.edu

About Robert S Egerman

Dr. Egerman received his bachelor of science in engineering (biomedical) from Tulane University and his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Dr. Egerman completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Florida. He did his fellowship in maternal fetal medicine at Oregon Health Sciences Center in Portland and returned to the south to begin his faculty career at the University of Tennessee in Memphis. While in Memphis he completed a second residency in Internal Medicine and for the past several years held joint appointments in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as in Internal Medicine at the University of Tennessee. In December 2011, he returned to the University of Florida and holds joint appointments in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Internal Medicine at the University of Florida. 

Dr. Egerman is clinically active as a perinatologist and as an internist. Dr. Egerman is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, and Internal Medicine. He has a long standing interest in medical complications of pregnancy as well as fetal sonography. He has authored several peer-review articles and text book chapters and as a co-investigator, has received funding from the NIH as well as the CDC. He is as a peer reviewer for scientific journals in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. His outside interests include non-profit work for medically and non- medically related charities, animal advocacy, golf and kayaking.

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Medicine
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Women’s Health
Subspecialties
  • General Internal Medicine
  • Maternal and Fetal Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Amniocentesis
  • Collagen vascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Eclampsia
  • Fetal development
  • Fetal echocardiography
  • Fetal heart monitoring
  • Gestational diabetes
  • HELLP syndrome
  • High blood pressure – adults
  • Hyperemesis gravidarum
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Intrauterine growth restriction
  • Miscarriage
  • Miscarriage – threatened
  • Placental insufficiency
  • Polyhydramnios
  • Preeclampsia
  • Pregnancy – health risks
  • Small for gestational age (SGA)
  • Stillbirth
  • Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy

Research Profile

Areas of Interest
  • Diabetes
  • Medical complications of pregnancy
  • Preterm labor
  • Sonography and prenatal diagnosis

Publications

2019 Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology
2018 Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
2018 The journal of maternal-fetal & neonatal medicine : the official journal of the European Association of Perinatal Medicine, the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies, the International Society of Perinatal Obstetricians

Education

Residency – Internal Medicine
2003 · University of Tennessee
Fellowship – Maternal Fetal Medicine
1993 · Oregon Health Services
Residency – Obstetrics & Gynecology
1991 · University of Florida
Internship – Obstetrics & Gynecology
1988 · University of Florida
Medical School
1987 · University of Alabama

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-7660
Emails:
Business:
egerrs@ufl.edu