8ad4c14c-b1e7-4619-9912-8f9f4d9fbad6Robert Takla, MD, MBA, FACEP

Chief of Emergency Department

Dr. Takla graduated with distinction from the University of Michigan and was an Angell Scholar in the college of Literature Science and Art. After a year at University of California, San Francisco, he returned to attend medical school at the University of Michigan followed by residency in emergency medicine at Detroit Receiving Hospital. Dr. Takla joined the staff at St John Hospital and Medical Center in 1996 and has served in numerous leadership and faculty roles including Clinical Assistant Professor at both Michigan State University and Wayne State University of School of Medicine. He was the former Medical Director of Region 2 North Bio-defense network for the State of Michigan as well as medical director for pre-hospital and tactical EMS.