Robert Thomas Keenan, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine
Campus mail 4022 Hospital South, Box 2978, Durham, NC 27710
Phone (919) 684-8844
Email address robert.keenan@duke.edu

Dr. Keenan's research interests include crystal arthropathies, with a focus on gout, and associated co-morbidities; seronegative arthritis and spondylarthropathies; and inflammatory eye disease.

Education and Training

  • Fellow in Joint Diseases, Medicine, New York University, 2007 - 2009
  • Resident, Medicine, Saint Louis University, 2004 - 2007
  • M.D., St. George's University, School of Medicine (West Indies), 2004

Publications

Slobodnick, Anastasia, Svetlana Krasnokutsky, Robert A. Lehmann, Robert T. Keenan, Jonathan Quach, Fritz Francois, and Michael H. Pillinger. “Colorectal Cancer Among Gout Patients Undergoing Colonoscopy.” J Clin Rheumatol 25, no. 8 (December 2019): 335–40. https://doi.org/10.1097/RHU.0000000000000893.

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31764494
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Bursill, David, William J. Taylor, Robert Terkeltaub, Abhishek Abhishek, Alexander K. So, Ana Beatriz Vargas-Santos, Angelo Lino Gaffo, et al. “Gout, Hyperuricaemia and Crystal-Associated Disease Network (G-CAN) consensus statement regarding labels and definitions of disease states of gout.” Ann Rheum Dis 78, no. 11 (November 2019): 1592–1600. https://doi.org/10.1136/annrheumdis-2019-215933.

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31501138
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Caldwell, David S., Michele Cerra, Robert T. Keenan, and Lisa G. Criscione-Schreiber. “Implementation and Challenges of Training Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants in a University Fellowship Program: Comment on the Article by Smith et al.” Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 71, no. 10 (October 2019): 1397–98. https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.23893.

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30927514
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Bursill, David, William J. Taylor, Robert Terkeltaub, Masanari Kuwabara, Tony R. Merriman, Rebecca Grainger, Carlos Pineda, et al. “Gout, Hyperuricemia, and Crystal-Associated Disease Network Consensus Statement Regarding Labels and Definitions for Disease Elements in Gout.” Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 71, no. 3 (March 2019): 427–34. https://doi.org/10.1002/acr.23607.

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29799677
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Toprover, Michael, Daria B. Crittenden, Dodji V. Modjinou, Cheongeun Oh, Svetlana Krasnokutsky, Mark C. Fisher, Robert T. Keenan, and Michael H. Pillinger. “Low-Dose Allopurinol Promotes Greater Serum Urate Lowering in Gout Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease Compared with Normal Kidney Function.” Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013) 77, no. 2 (March 2019): 87–91.

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31140959
Scholars@Duke

Finn, Avni P., Akshay S. Thomas, Sandra S. Stinnett, Robert T. Keenan, Dilraj S. Grewal, and Glenn J. Jaffe. “The role of cystoid macular edema as a marker in the progression of non-paraneoplastic autoimmune retinopathy.” Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol 256, no. 10 (October 2018): 1867–73. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00417-018-4084-8.

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30128606
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Pagidipati, Neha J., Robert M. Clare, Robert T. Keenan, Karen Chiswell, Matthew T. Roe, and Connie N. Hess. “Association of Gout With Long-Term Cardiovascular Outcomes Among Patients With Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease.” J Am Heart Assoc 7, no. 16 (August 21, 2018): e009328. https://doi.org/10.1161/JAHA.118.009328.

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30369327
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