Robert A. Shaw, MD, F.A.C.R.
Robert Shaw, MD received his medical degree from the University of Liege, Belgium. He completed his internship and residency at the Nassau County Medical Center in East Meadow, NY. Dr. Shaw had the honor of studying rheumatology under the mentorship of world-renown Johns Hopkins rheumatologist, the late Dr. Mary Betty Stevens. He completed his Rheumatology Fellowship at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. Prior to settling in Maryland, Dr. Shaw was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in Philadelphia.
Dr. Shaw is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology. Currently, he serves on the Medical Advisory Board for Arthritis Today magazine. He is past president of the Maryland Society for Rheumatic Diseases (1999-2006) and also the Carroll County Medical Society (2004-2006).
In addition to seeing patients in the office, Dr. Shaw does in-patient consultations at Carroll Hospital Center. He has published numerous journal articles and has lectured both locally and nationally. He also enjoys speaking to community groups about the different forms of arthritis and their treatments. Dr. Shaw’s philosophy and his primary focus is on early diagnosis and state-of-the-art treatment to insure the best possible outcomes for the patient.
Deepak Gupta, MD, F.A.C.R.
Deepak Gupta, MD received his medical degree from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India. After receiving additional clinical and laboratory training in India and the United Kingdom, he did his Internal Medicine residency at Saint Vincent Hospital in Worchester, Massachusetts. Dr. Gupta completed his Rheumatology Fellowship at Stony Brook University Medical Center in Long Island, New York. Prior to joining Carroll Arthritis, Dr. Gupta worked as a rheumatologist with Springfield Medical Associates in Springfield, Massachusetts. He also was a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Tufts University School of Medicine in Boston.
Dr. Gupta is Board Certified in Rheumatology and is a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology. He is also a member of the American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians. He has published numerous articles on Rheumatology in medical journals.
In addition to seeing patients in the office, Dr. Gupta will be available for in-patient rheumatology consultations at Carroll Hospital Center. Dr. Gupta has extensive experience and expertise in performing joint injections, infusion of biologic agents for the treatment of rheumatic diseases, musculoskeletal ultrasound, and interpretation of bone density scans for osteoporosis. His philosophy is to focus on early treatment of rheumatic disorders to prevent deformities and permanent damage to the joints.
Rosemarie Shaw, MS, CRNP
Rosemarie A. Shaw, MS, CRNP is an adult nurse practitioner. She graduated with honors from the University of Maryland at Baltimore, where she received her Master’s degree in Nursing. Originally trained as an artist, Rose received her first Bachelor’s degree from Towson University. However, a lifelong interest in science and medicine led her to a change in professions.
Her RN degree was received from Essex Community College in Baltimore and her Bachelor’s of Nursing was from University of Maryland Baltimore County. She was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society and Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Society. Rose spent many years as a critical care nurse at Good Samaritan Hospital in Baltimore. As a Nurse Practitioner, she worked in a large primary care practice in Catonsville, prior to joining her husband, Dr. Shaw, in Westminster.
In practice, Rose oversees the DXA and infusion services and is the Research Study Coordinator at Carroll Arthritis, P.A. She has privileges at Carroll Hospital Center. As a Nurse Practitioner, Rose has the ability and the experience to medically manage the rheumatology patient, along with a focus on patient education. It is important for the patient to fully participate in their plan of care.