Dr. Robin Hovis, MD

Dr. Robin Hovis, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 57
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Dr. Robin Hovis, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

2300 N Rockton Ave

Rockford, IL 61103

Contact Information

(815) 971-2000

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • HAP Insurance
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

1 malpractice claim Found
  • Settlement (8/24/2015)View details
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Hovis' Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hovis treats Arthritis more than 100% of her peers

Dr. Hovis treats this condition more than 100% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis
Osteoporosis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hovis treats Osteoporosis more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Hovis treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Deficiency-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Disuse Osteoporosis
  • Drug-Induced Osteoporosis
  • Hyperthyroid Osteoporosis
  • Idiopathic Osteoporosis
  • Juvenile Osteoporosis
  • Osteoporosis Related to Cancer
  • Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
  • Pregnancy-Associated Osteoporosis
  • Primary Osteoporosis
  • Secondary Osteoporosis
  • Senile Osteoporosis
  • Transient Osteoporosis of Hip
Autoimmune Diseases
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Hovis treats Autoimmune Diseases more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Hovis treats this condition more than 99% of her peers

Dr. Hovis' conditions and procedures:

Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Arthropathy Associated With Reiters Disease
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Chronic Neck Pain
Chronic Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fever
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Goodpasture's Disease
Gout
Hand Conditions
Hepatitis B - Immune Response
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Cramp
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Lyme Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Raynaud's Disease
Reiter's Syndrome (Reactive Arthritis)
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sarcoidosis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Spondylosis
Steroid Injection
Still's Disease
Systemic Sclerosis
Systemic Vasculitis
Takayasu's Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Trigger Point Injection
Vascular Disease
Vasculitis
Viscosupplementation With Hyaluronate
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Robin Hovis, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Rockford, IL and has been practicing for 26 years. She graduated from Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa in 1987 and specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Rheumatology

Education

1993
University Iowa
Fellowship Hospital
1990
University Iowa
Residency Hospital
1987
Roy J Lucille a Carver College Of Medicine At University Of Iowa
Medical School
1993
1990
1987

Dr. Hovis' Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Hovis

2.4

Based on 23 reviews

5 Stars
34.78260869565217%
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4 Stars
0%
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2 Stars
4.3478260869565215%
(1)
1 Star
60.869565217391305%
(14)

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I've seen her twice, honestly she is very cold/short with you, she doesn't gage much or give much insight she just goes in there types away at her computer, asks basic questions- may look at a few things with you but gives you the feeling of just being tired of doing her job and wanting to get it...Read More
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Very professional knowledgeable,easy to talk to.Very nice.
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If I could give her negative stars, I would. Was diagnosed by ER Dr with a autoimmune disease, unfortunately my primary doctor referred me to Dr. Hovis. She is rude, did a look at my hands and said I don't have it. Seriously? While I sit in pain, still trying to get a new rheumatologist, however,...Read More
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My wife began seeing Dr. Hovis in '06 for RA issues. Dr. Hovis did not monitor her properly while she was on methotrexate so recently she was diagnosed with Stage 4 liver disease because of the medicine. She should have been getting CT scans, etc. The last visit, she asked my wife if the liver...Read More
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My mother has lived with fibromyalgia for 17+ years, and finally found something that helped her when she went to the hospital for cancer treatment. However, today Dr. Hovis shooed her out of her office because she wanted to stay on the pills she was already prescribed for pain. She made my mother...Read More
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