Roberts and Roberts Welcomed at SOMC

Rita S. Roberts, DO and her son, Philip M. Roberts, DO will be joining the medical staff of Southern Ohio Medical Center. Both physicians are board certified in Family Practice.

Dr. Rita Roberts received her medical degree from the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2003. She completed an internship and residency at Southern Ohio Medical Center from 2003 to 2006. Dr. Roberts is a member of the Shawnee State University board of trustees.

Dr. Rita Roberts has been in practice with her son at the Family Health Center in Waverly, Ohio for the past four years. She was a pediatric nurse practioner for 20 years both at the Family Health Center and with Dr. John Ditraglia.

Dr. Philip Roberts received his medical degree from the Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2004. He competed an internship and residency at Southern Ohio Medical Center from 2004 to 2007. Dr. Roberts is the husband of Dr. Jennifer Roberts, a physician specializing in Obstetrics and Gynecology at SOMC.

“We are really excited about coming to SOMC,” Dr. Philip Roberts, said. “We are looking forward to this new chapter in our lives.”

Roberts and Roberts Family Practice, LLC is currently accepting appointments and will open Oct. 4. The office is located on the SOMC main campus, 1735 27th St., Waller Building Suite 206, Portsmouth, Ohio. For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call 740-354-7600.