Carla Roberts, MD

Carla Roberts, MD

Dr. Roberts is an Assistant Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Emory University School of Medicine. She is also an OB/GYN within the Emory Reproductive Center.


  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Areas of Expertise

  • Fallopian tube recanalization
  • Fibroids
  • Gynecological surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Laparoscopy with lasers
  • Pediatric gynecology
  • Pelvic reconstruction
  • Reproductive surgery
  • Robotic surgery
  • Tubal ligation reversal

Groundbreaking Research and Clinical Trials

Dr. Roberts is the author of numerous publications on divergent gonadotropin release, control of uterine contractility, repeat pregnancy loss, and most recently has focused her research interest on progesterone metabolites, glycodelin and endometriosis. She specializes in pelvic reproductive reconstructive surgery for infertility, endometriosis, pelvic pain and congenital anomalies.

The Road to Emory: Education

Dr. Roberts completed medical school, residency and fellowship at Emory University School of Medicine. Her residency focus was obstetrics and gynecology and her fellowship focus was in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. She has also completed her PhD at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta.


  • American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • Resolve
  • Society of Gynecologic Surgeons

Major or Recent Publications

  • A Case of Mayer-Rokitansky-Kuster-Hauser Syndrome and Pelvic Mass: Unusual Presentation of Uterine Anlagen Leiomyomata. Journal of Gynecologic Technique (2001),vol 6(3).
  • Horizontal uterine torsion in the setting of complete cervical and partial vaginal agenesis: a case report. Kenan Omurtag, Donna Session, Pavna Brahma, Angela Matlack, Carla Roberts. Fertility and Sterility - May 2009 (Vol. 91, Issue 5, Pages 1957.e13-1957.e15.
  • Hysteroscopic Metroplasty of the Class Va Uterus with Preservation of the Cervical Septum. Fertility and Sterility (1999), 942-945; vol 72(5).
  • Surgical Treatment for Endometriosis. Journal of Gynecologic Technique (1999), 67; vol 5(2).
  • The Endometrium and Infertility. Journal of Gynecologic Technique (2000), 7; vol 6(1).
  • Vaginal Creation for Mullerian Agenesis. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2001.