Associate Professor of Medicine

Robert Robichaux

Contact Information
Faculty Office Tower 705
1530 3rd Avenue South
Birmingham AL 35294-3400

Office Phone: (205) 996-6476     





Cardiology Fellowship
University of Alabama at Birmingham (1977-1978)

Internal Medicine Residency
University of Alabama at Birmingham (1977-1978) 
University of Alabama at Birmingham (1974-1977)

Medical Degree
LSU School of Medicine (1974) 

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine 1977
American Board of Internal Medicine- Cardiovascular Disease 1981




 Clinical Interests

Angina pectoris
Chest Pain
Coronary artery disease xxxxx
Congestive heart failure
Lipid management
Preventive cardiology
Valvular heart disease




Selected Journal


Osorio J, Dosdall DJ, Tabereaux PB, Robichaux RP Jr, Stephens S, Kerby JD, Stickney RE, Pogwizd S, Ideker RE. Effect of chest compressions on ventricular activation. Am J Cardiol. 2012 Mar 1;109(5):670-4. Epub 2011 Dec 15.
PMID: 22177000

Robichaux RP, Dosdall DJ, Osorio J, Garner NW, Li L, Huang J, Ideker RE. Periods of highly synchronous, non-reentrant endocardial activation cycles occur during long-duration ventricular fibrillation. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2010 Nov;21(11):1266-73. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8167.2010.01803.x.
PMID: 20487123

Dosdall DJ, Osorio J, Robichaux RP, Huang J, Li L, Ideker RE. Purkinje activation precedes myocardial activation following defibrillation after long-duration ventricular fibrillation. Heart Rhythm. 2010 Mar;7(3):405-12. Epub 2009 Dec 2.
PMID: 20061187

Osorio J, Dosdall DJ, Robichaux RP Jr, Tabereaux PB, Ideker RE. In a swine model, chest compressions cause ventricular capture and, by means of a long-short sequence, ventricular fibrillation. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2008 Oct;1(4):282-9. Epub 2008 Sep 13.
PMID: 19808420

Mungall DR, Robichaux RP, Perry W, Scott JW, Robinson A, Burelle T, Hurst D. Effects of quinidine on serum digoxin concentration: a prospective study. Ann Intern Med. 1980 Nov;93(5):689-93.
PMID: 7212476

PubMed Listings

Robert Robichaux, MD