Dr. Robert Charles Lusk , MD

Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine

Overview

Personal Statement: I enjoy being part of an academically focused community-based residency, because it allows for such close relationships between residents and faculty. Nothing compares to the joy of watching young physicians grow into accomplished clinicians. During your time with us, we?ll help you develop your clinical skills, your commitment to our profession and help you negotiate the difficult balance between career and family. Areas of Academic Focus: House Staff Education Inpatient Medicine Clinical Pathway Development and Implementation HIV Provider Training National/Regional Responsibilities: Northwest Medical Teams International, China HIV/AIDS Training Team Delegate Medical Director, Our House of Portland (HIV/AIDS residential care facility) Secretary-Treasurer, Infectious Disease Society of Oregon Publications: The Healing Touch, On Being a Doctor, Annals of Internal Medicine, Volume 127, No. 6, 486, 1997. Beta-carotene in HIV infection: an extended evaluation, AIDS, 1996, 10:967-973. Apoenzyme of Pseudomonas cepacia Salicylate Hydroxylase: Preparation, Florescence Properties, and Nature of Flavin Binding, The Journal of Biological Chemistry, Volume 259, No. 2, 1136 ? 1142, 1984. Presentations: Extending the Core Competencies to Faculty Evaluation. Workshop, APDIM 2008 Spring Meeting, New Orleans. Developing an Electronic Sign0Out as part of a Resident QI Project, Invited Workshop, APDIM 2009 Fall Meeting, Philadelphia 1999, Keynote speaker, "HIV and Mental Health". Oregon Health Division Conference on HIV and Mental Health 2004 ,"Syphilis". Medical Grand Rounds, Providence Portland Medical Center; Infectious Diseases Society of Oregon, Fall Meeting; Grand Rounds, Albany General Hospital, Albany, Oregon. 2007, "HIV Co-Management between HIV Specialist and Primary Care", Annual Review Course, Practical Advances in Internal Medicine, Providence Portland Medical Center. 2008, "Medical Strategies to Prevent HIV Transmission: Occupational, Sexual and Mother-to-Child". Medical Grand Rounds, Providence Portland Medical Center. Teaching Responsibilities: Clinic Preceptor, 2 half-days weekly Inpatient Teaching Attending, 2 months annually Ward Attending, 4 months annually Morning Report, 2 one month annually Night Float Rounds Medical Student Teaching, 1 month annually ID Consult Service, every month Personal Interests: My partner and I are active in local organizations, including Our House of Portland and our church. I enjoy gardening, cooking, reading. We have just finished a major remodel of our old house and are already planning what we want to do next! Chris and I share our home with our very spoiled "pound dog," Esther.I enjoy being part of an academically focused community-based residency, because it allows for such close relationships between residents and faculty. Nothing compares to the joy of watching young physicians grow into accomplished clinicians. During your time with us, we?ll help you develop your clinical skills, your commitment to our profession and help you negotiate the difficult balance between career and family.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 31 Years

Languages Spoken: English ,German , Russian and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: University Of Texas Medical Branch School Of Medicine

Graduation Date: in 1988

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Providence Portland Medical Center

Specialties: Infectious Disease and Internal Medicine

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna Managed Choice POS Open Access
  • Aetna Signature Administrators PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access Plus
  • CIGNA PPO
  • Moda Health Connexus
  • Multiplan PPO
  • PacificSource PSN
  • PacificSource SmartChoice
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Oregon Members
  • PacificSource SmartHealth Standard MRF
  • PHCS PPO
  • PHCS PPO Kaiser
  • Premera Heritage and Heritage Plus 1
  • Premera Heritage Signature
  • Premera LifeWise Connect
  • Providence Choice Network
  • Providence Health System Connect Network
  • Providence PPO
  • Regence OR Preferred Provider Network
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Options PPO
  • UHC West SignatureValue HMO

Dr. Lusk's Office Information

Fax: (503) 321-5642
Website: providence.org
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted: Yes
Medicaid Accepted: Yes

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
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Doctor Lusk's Other Office Information

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Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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Oregon Health Science University Hospital
5050 NE Hoyt St Ste 611
Portland, OR 97213

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM
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Robert Charles Lusk Md
2236 SE Belmont St
Portland, OR 97214
(503) 215-6600

Fax:
Website:Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted:No
Medicaid Accepted:No

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