Jason R. Roberts, M.D.

Jason R. Roberts, M.D.

Jason R. Roberts, M.D.

Jason R. Roberts, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center
401 East Chestnut Street, Ste. 310
Louisville, KY 40202

502-852-6991- Academic Office
502-588-4600 - Patient Appointments

Clinical Expertise
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography; Endoscopic Ultrasound; Endoscopic Mucosal Resection; Endoscopic Treatment of Barrett's Esophagus; Gastrointestinal Luminal Stenting; General Endoscopy


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine -
    Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology

Education and Training

  • Medical School: University of Kentucky
  • Residency: Medical University of South Carolina Medical Center
  • Fellowship: Medical University of South Carolina


Recent Publications

  • Roberts JR, Romagnuolo J. Endoscopic therapy for acute recurrent pancreatitis. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2013 Oct;23(4):803-19. doi: 10.1016/j.giec.2013.06.006. PubMed PMID: 24079791.

  • Brock AS, Freeman J, Roberts J, Dantzler TE, Hoffman BJ. A resource-efficient tool for training novices in wireless capsule endoscopy. Gastroenterol Nurs. 2012 Sep;35(5):317-21. PubMed PMID: 23018167.

  • Pohl D, Ciolino J, Roberts J, Savarino E, Freeman J, Nietert PJ, Tutuian R, Castell D. Functional aspects of distal oesophageal spasm: the role of onset velocity and contraction amplitude on bolus transit. Dig Liver Dis. 2012 Jul;44(7):569-75. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2012.02.003. Epub 2012 Apr 3. PubMed PMID: 22475443; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3477870.

  • Roberts JR, Aravapalli A, Pohl D, Freeman J, Castell DO. Extraesophageal gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) symptoms are not more frequently associated with proximal esophageal reflux than typical GERD symptoms. Dis Esophagus. 2012 Nov-Dec;25(8):678-81. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2011.01305.x. Epub 2012 Jan 13. PubMed PMID: 22243631.

  • Castell DO, Roberts J. Management of achalasia in the 21st century: A suggested approach. Practical Gastroenterology. January 2010. (pp. 26-32).

  • Agrawal A, Roberts J, Sharma N, Tutuian R, Vela M, Castell DO. Symptoms with acid and nonacid reflux may be produced by different mechanisms. Dis Esophagus. 2009;22(5):467-70. doi: 10.1111/j.1442-2050.2009.00940.x. Epub 2009 Feb 13. PubMed PMID: 19222535.