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Roble, Sharon MD

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473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-4967

Email: roble.4@osu.edu


Clinical Interest

Cardiovascular Disease;Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Heart Disease and Pregnancy, Advanced Cardiac Imaging


As a member of the Adult Congenital Heart Disease program I have cultivated our high-risk pregnancy program which is the largest in the state of Ohio. Despite having a primary clinical appointment at OSU, I have taken an active role in teaching at all levels in the College of Medicine from first year medical students to advanced cardiology fellows in cardiovascular imaging and Adult Congenital Heart Disease. In addition to my clinical and teaching responsibilities, I also am participating in clinic research projects through both our adult congenital heart disease and high risk pregnancy program as well as our advanced cardiovascular imaging program. I am also involved at the administrative level through ambulatory directorships and quality improvement projects.

Academic Advising

2013 Henckel, RB, The Ohio State University. Graduated 0.
2014 Wilhelm, C, Nationwide Children's Hospital. Graduated 0.
2012 Patwardhan, A, Nationwide Children's Hospital. Graduated 0.
2012 Grace Ayafor,, The Ohio State University. Graduated 2014.
2012 - 2015 Kay, William, The Ohio State University. Graduated 2014.


2005 - present Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine
2005 - present Board Certified: American Board of Pediatrics
2010 - present National Board of Echocardiography: National Board of Echocardiography
2010 - present American Board of Internal Medicine: American Board of Internal Medicine
2010 - present Diplomate: Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology
2010 - present Diplomate: Certification Board of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
2015 - present Board Certified in Adult Congenital Heart Disease: American Board of Internal Medicine

Chapters in Books

Sharon L. Roble and Brian D. Hoit. "Diseases of the Pericardium." In Hurst's the Heart Manual of Cardiology, 12 th Edition. 12th Edition ed. Edited by Robert O'Rourke, Richard Walsh, Valentin Fuster. 524-530. New York, NY, US|USA: McGraw-Hill Companies, January 2009.

Roble SL and Raman SV. "Chapter 5: Septal Defects." In Magnetic resonance imaging of congenital heart disease. Edited by Syed, Mushabbar A; Mohiaddin, Raad H. -. London: Springer, January 2012.

Spencer CH, Patwardhan A, and Roble SL. "Chapter 61: Inflammatory Non-infectious Cardiovascular Diseases." In Moss and Adams heart disease in infants, children, and adolescents: including the fetus and young adult. 8th ed. Edited by Allen, HD, Feltes T, et al. -. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, January 2013.

Ayafor G; Roble SL. "Heart Disease and Pregnancy." In Color atlas and synopsis of women's cardiovascular health. First edition. ed. Edited by Gulati, Martha. -. New York: McGraw HIll, January 2014.

Kay, WA; Roble SL. "Ebstein's Anomaly of the Triscupid Valve." In Color atlas and synopsis of adult congenital heart disease. Edited by Daniels CJ; Zaidi AN. -. New York: McGraw-Hill, January 2015.


Clinical Services

08/01/2009 The Heart Center at Marysville (Marysville OH)
08/01/2009 Inpatient Heart 1 service (Ross Heart Hospital)
08/01/2009 Echo Lab (Ross Heart Hospital)
08/01/2009 Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic (Ross Heart Hospital Ambulatory Care Clinic)
08/01/2009 Adult Congenital Clinic (Nationwide Childrens Hospital)
01/01/2010 Cardiac MRI/CT lab (Ross Heart Hospital)
08/01/2010 Inpatient Consult Service (Unversity Hospitals)


Wilhelm, CS, Sisk TL, Roble SL, Chisolm, JL, Cheatham, JP, Cua CL. "Accuracy of Imaging Modalities in Detection of Baffle Leaks in Patients Following Atrial Switch Operations." American College of Cardiology. .



1997 None Indicated, Michigan State University

2001 B.A., Michigan State University



1997 - present Community Leadership Scholarship.
1999 - present Clinical Honors Family Practice Clerkship.
2000 - present Clinical Honors Psychiatry Clerkship.
2000 - present Clinical Honors Pediatric Clerkship.
2006 - present VA Cardiology Fellow of the Year.

Journal Articles

Sharon Roble, MD; Raymond R. Musarra, RCS, FASE; Brian D. Hoit, MD, FASE. "Echocardiographic Evaluation of Adult Congenital Heart Disease." Cardiac Ultrasound Today. Vol. 15, no. 1. (January 2009.): 1-24.

Mafi,John,N; Fei,Baowei; Roble,Sharon; Dota,Anthony; Katrapati,Prashanth; Bezerra,Hiram,G; Wang,Hesheng; Wang,Wei; Ciancibello,Leslie; Costa,Marco; Simon,Daniel,I; Orringer,Carl,E; Gilkeson,Robert,C. "Assessment of Coronary Artery Calcium Using Dual Energy Subtraction Digital Radiography." Journal Of Digital Imaging. Vol. 25, no. 1. (May 2012.): 129-136.

Wirtz,Dylan,J; Bhatt,Nitin,Y; Roble,Sharon,L; Ghosh,Subha; Magalang,Ulysses,J. "Endobronchial Erosion of Vascular Embolic Coil." AMERICAN JOURNAL OF RESPIRATORY AND CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE. Vol. 185, no. 6. (March 2012.): 682-682.

Cua,Clifford,L; Kollins,Kevin; Roble,Sharon; Holzer,Ralf,J. "Three-Dimensional Image of a Baffle Leak in a Patient with a Mustard Operation." ECHOCARDIOGRAPHY-A JOURNAL OF CARDIOVASCULAR ULTRASOUND AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES. Vol. 31, no. 10. (November 2014.): E315-E316.

Bradley,Elisa,A; Zaidi,Ali,N; Goldsmith,Pamela; Sisk,Tracey; Colombo,David; Roble,Sharon; Bradley,David; Daniels,Curt. "Major adverse maternal cardiovascular-related events in those with aortopathies. What should we expect?." INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY. Vol. 177, no. 1. (November 2014.): 229-234.

Raman,Subha,V; Hor,Kan,N; Mazur,Wojciech; Halnon,Nancy,J; Kissel,John,T; He,Xin; Tam Tran,T; Smart,Suzanne; McCarthy,Beth; Taylor,Michael,D; Jefferies,John,L; Rafael-Fortney,Jill,A; Lowe,Jeovanna; Roble,Sharon,L; Cripe,Linda,H. "Eplerenone for early cardiomyopathy in Duchenne muscular dystrophy: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial." LANCET NEUROLOGY. Vol. 14, no. 2. (February 2015.): 153-161.


Reference Works

June 2008 Sharon L. Roble, MD and Brian D. Hoit, MD."Two-Dimensional Speckle Tracking Strain for the Non-Invasive Assessment of Myocardial Viability" .
May 2009 Sharon L. Roble, MD and Brian D. Hoit, MD."New Methods for the Evaluation of Left Ventricular Dyssynchrony" .


"The Adult Patient Referred for Evaluation of Congenital Heart Disease." Presented at Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Los Angeles, CA. (January 2016)

"High Risk, High Reward: CMR in the Hospitalized Patient with." Presented at Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Los Angeles, CA. (January 2016)


Professional Activities

2011 Patient Education.