Robert Reilly, M.D.


Endowed Title: Fredric L. Coe Professorship in Nephrolithiasis Research in Mineral Metabolism

Department: Internal Medicine, Physiology


Dr. Reilly is the chief of the renal section at the Dallas VA and the Fredric L. Coe Professor of Nephrolithiasis research. His practice is limited to the Dallas VA.


Undergraduate Fairfield University (1976), Biology
Medical School Georgetown University (1980)

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Internal Medicine

Research Interests

  • Kidney stones
  • Medication safety and efficacy
  • Renal osteodystrophy


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

Etiology and treatment of hypomagnesemia

Naderi, AS., Reilly, RF. Nat. Clin. Pract. Nephrol. 2008 4 80-89

Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis Risk: Is There a Difference between Gadolinium-Based Contrast Agents?

Penfield JG, Reilly RF. Semin. Dial. 2008 21 129-134

Risk of nephrogenic systemic fibrosis (NSF) with gadoteridol (ProHance?) in patients on chronic hemodialysis

Reilly, RF Clin. Am. Soc. Nephrol. 2008 3 747-751

Long-term sevelamer use is associated with a higher serum phosphate, higher CaxP product and lower serum bicarbonate than calcium-containing binders.

Brewster, UC., Ciampi, M., Abu-Alfa, AK., and Reilly, RF. Nephrology 2006 11 142-146

Effect of intravenous iron on hemodialysis catheter microbial colonization and blood-borne infection.

Brewster, UC, Coca, SG, Reilly, RF, Perazella, MA. Nephrology 2005 10 124-128

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  • Outstanding Teacher Award, 2006-2007
    Class of 2010, Renal Physiology (2007)
  • Fredric L. Coe Professor of Nephrolithiasis Research
    Endowed Chair (2004)
  • Young Investigator Award
    National Kidney Foundation (1992)
  • NIH Physician Scientist Award
    Research Award (1988)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    Medical Honor Society (1978)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Association for the Advancement of Sciences
  • American College of Physicians
  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • International Society of Nephrology