Marrieth Rubio, M.D., is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Chief of Medicine for the Carilion Clinic Medical Staff. Dr. Rubio earned her medical degree in Chile in 1990. In the United States she completed her Internal Medicine residency at a University of North Carolina affiliated program and the Gastroenterology Fellowship at Tulane University in New Orleans.<br/><br/>

After completing her training, Dr. Rubio worked for seven years at the Gulf Coast VA Medical Center in Mississippi where she developed a keen interest in IBD and established a large program for screening colonoscopies in collaboration with Keesler Airforce Base Medical Center. She later served as Chief of Gastroenterology and Chief of Medicine at the same institution prior to joining Carilion Clinic in 2008 becoming the first staff Gastroenterologist at Carilion - where she started to care for adolescents as well as adult IBD patients.<br/><br/>

Dr. Rubio is one of the founding faculty members of Virginia Tech-Carilion School of Medicine and has helped develop the Gastroenterology curriculum for the medical students. Since early in her fellowship she has become a member of the Crohns and Colitis Foundation. She believes that the multidisciplinary approach at Carilion Clinic will provide IBD patients with the most up-to-date care. Dr. Rubio also maintains an interest in liver disorders and endoscopy, which were also the focus of her training.
In Practice Since
Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2002
Affiliations
Carilion Clinic
VTC Affiliate
Medical Education
Universidad De Chile
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine (Gastroenterology)
Degree
M.D.
Schools
Universidad De Chile
Internships
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Residencies
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Hospital del Salvador
Fellowships
Tulane University School of Medicine
Interests
Colitis
Crohn's disease
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Hepatitis C
Hepatology
Pre & post transplant hepatology
Given Name
Marrieth G.
Surname
Rubio
Gender
Female
Accepts Children
false
Accepts New Clients
true
Accepts Mychart Appointments
true
Accepts New Appointments
false
Average Rating
4.6