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Rheumatology

Roberto Caricchio, MD, FACR

Roberto Caricchio
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Specialties

Rheumatology

4.7
55 Patient Satisfaction Ratings
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Clinical Interests
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Sjögren's syndrome
  • Scleroderma dermatomyositis
  • Vasculitides
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
Research Interests
  • Systemic lupus erythematosus
  • Lupus nephritis
  • Lupus clinical trials
Highlights

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Education
  • MD, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Training
  • Fellowship, Rheumatology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship (Research), University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Rheumatology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
  • Residency, Rheumatology, Catholic University of Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology
Memberships
  • American College of Rheumatology
  • American Association of Immunology
  • Philadelphia Rheumatism Society
Awards and Honors
  • Arthritis Foundation Fellowship Award 
  • Lupus Foundation of America Research Grant Award
  • Arthritis Foundation Young Investigator Award                                          
  • Lupus Research Institute Award                                                 
  • Alliance for Lupus Research Award                                        
  • Stewart J. McCracken award (Arthritis Foundation)                                
  • Lupus Research Institute Award                                                 
  • Early Translational Science Investigator Award 
  • Annual Temple Translational Science Symposium
offices

Office Locations

Temple Rheumatology

Temple University Hospital – Main Campus

3401 N. Broad Street

Outpatient Building, 4th Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple University Hospital – Jeanes Campus

7600 Central Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19111

215-728-CARE

publications
Digital Bibliography
Selected Publications

S. Gallucci, R. Caricchio, P.L. Cohen. Cell Death and Injury. Part 4, Initiation of Autoimmunity, Chapter 17th 245-256. The Autoimmune Diseases, 5th Edition 2014. Edited by Noel R. Rose and Ian R. Mackay.

R. Caricchio. Apoptosis, Autophagy and Necrosis. Part B, Pathogenesis, Chapter 21st, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Edited by George Tsokos. (2015).

ratings & reviews

55 PATIENT SATISFACTION REVIEWS

Our Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to care provider related questions from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Learn more about Patient Satisfaction Rating.

OVERALL RATING

4.70 / 5.0

RATINGS BREAKDOWN

4.6
Give easy to understand instruction
4.6
Provider expl in way you understand
4.7
Provider listen carefully to you
4.9
Show respect for what you say
4.6
Spend enough time with you
PATIENT COMMENTS
3.5
January 12, 2021

The doctor was great as always. [...]

5.0
November 18, 2020

Dr. Roberto Caricchio is the best of all he was very kind and patient to me and he gave me good advice [...]

5.0
October 19, 2020

All was good.

5.0
August 27, 2020

Dr. Roberto is very kind. He listens and takes as much time as you need.

3.5
August 27, 2020

[...] Communication with the Rheumatology Dept. is confusing. THere is no direct liaison. I have a high regard and respect for Dr. Caricchio. [...]

5.0
August 20, 2020

Doctor is very knowledgeable of me & my history.

5.0
May 6, 2020

Excellent experience overall. Dr. Caricchio was outstanding and spent a significant amount of time with me as this was my first visit with him. He was kind, respectful & knowledgeable would recommend him to anyone! Thank you.

5.0
January 29, 2020

I left feeling positive about the direction my care was headed in. Very caring rheumatologist.

5.0
November 5, 2019

I was well treated as a patient.