Dr. Robert W. Levin, MD

Dr. Levin is the immediate past President of the Florida Society of Rheumatology. He has achieved several educational milestones, including a B.A. Degree in Chemistry with Honors from Oberlin College in Ohio and a Doctor of Medicine from Hahnemann University in Pennsylvania. Subsequently, Dr. Levin completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine as well as his Rheumatology fellowship at the Medical College of Pennsylvania. Dr. Levin’s scholarly background also includes experience as an Instructor of Medicine for the Medical College of Pennsylvania before beginning his Rheumatology practice in 1989.

During his career, Dr. Levin has written for several publications and presented numerous lectures relating to his rheumatology specialties in osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, NSAIDS, COX II inhibitors, polymyalgia rheumatica, giant cell arteritis, sarcoidosis, SLE, systemic sclerosis, osteoporosis, and glucocorticoid induced osteoporosis. Additionally, Dr. Levin has remained active in the world of academia by teaching as an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida. His commitment to continuing education is further displayed in his tireless research as the principal investigator in dozens of clinical trials involving rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, lower back pain, chronic pain, and fibromyalgia.

Dr. Levin is board certified by both the National Board of Medical Examiners and the American Board of Internal Medicine, with a Subspecialty of Rheumatology. He is an active affiliate of Mease Hospitals, where he has worked on various quality assurance committees and served as both the Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine and the Chairman of Rheumatology between the years 1990 and 2002. Currently, Dr. Levin is a Fellow Member in a number of medical societies, including the American College of Rheumatology and the American College of Physicians. Dr. Levin is well known in the Tampa Bay area for providing the highest standards of patient care.

Robert W. Levin, M.D., P.A.

We strive to provide the latest in comprehensive rheumatology services for our patients. Dr. Levin opened his private medical practice comprised of experienced nurses, x-ray technologists, and support staff in 1989 to help patients live fulfilling lives despite the struggles of living with a painful condition. Over the last 20 years, Dr. Levin and his team have provided expert patient care and consultative services for patients seeking relief from rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, lower back pain, chronic pain, and fibromyalgia. Please feel free to contact his friendly staff for more information about the various conditions Dr. Levin treats in his medical practice.

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Robert W. Levin, M.D., P.A.

Clearwater Location:
1831 North Belcher Rd
Suite D2
Clearwater, FL 33765
Phone: 727-734-6631
Fax: 727-736-0548


Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology

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Dr. Rodney Daniel, MD

Dr. Rodney Daniel was born in Winnipeg, Manitoba, 8 years after his parents left Trinidad and Tobago. Dr. Daniel spent his formative years in Miami, Florida where he completed high school. He later obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in biology with a minor in chemistry at Florida International University, graduating cum laude. After college, Dr. Daniel matriculated into the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. He transitioned to the Jackson Memorial and Miami Veteran’s Hospitals for Internal Medicine Residency and was recognized as the Paff Outstanding Resident Teacher in his final year of training. Dr. Daniel pursued his rheumatology fellowship at the Medical University of South Carolina and simultaneously obtained a Master’s Degree in Clinical Research. He obtained and maintains certification in Clinical Densitometry, a designation indicating in depth understanding of osteoporosis. Dr. Daniel has practiced rheumatology in various sectors including academic, multi-specialty, and single specialty settings. He is an active member in the Arthritis Foundation, a national non-profit organization leading the fight to cure arthritis. He is married with two children and enjoys the outdoors and sports.

Bay Area Rheumatology

Dr. Daniel joined Bay Area Rheumatology in June 2018. He provides rheumatology care to Pinellas and east Hillsborough Counties. Dr. Daniel enjoys treating all rheumatologic diseases including, but not limited to, rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, lupus, fibromyalgia, osteoporosis, and psoriatic arthritis. More importantly, he values educating his patients on the disease process and therapeutic options. Dr. Daniel consistently incorporates patient preference, cost, and practically in treatment decisions. Dr. Daniel is competent in joint, trigger point, and musculoskeletal ultrasound guided injections. Bay Area Rheumatology offers an on-site infusion suite. Bay Area Rheumatology accepts many commercial and Medicare insurance plans.

Nurse Practitioner

Karen Duclon, MSN, ARNP-BC brings valuable experience to her role as the Nurse Practitioner on Dr. Levin’s medical team. Karen has been a Registered Nurse for 30 years, with extensive training and experience in Emergency and Critical Care nursing. She began her medical career earning a basic nursing diploma from Henry Ford Hospital School of Nursing in Detroit, MI. She advanced further earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Administration from St. Leo University and subsequently a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Tampa. Karen is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with clinical experience in Rheumatology and Family Practice. She contributes a tremendous amount of expertise and knowledge to Dr. Levin’s medical team, and she truly understands her patients’ needs.

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Boot Ranch Location
4168 Woodlands Parkway, Suite B
Palm Harbor, FL 34685
Phone: 727-263-0800
Fax: 727-221-7204

Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Rheumatology