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Gordon L. Gibby, MD

Gordon GibbyAssociate Professor of Anesthesiology
Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Medicine

Contact Information

University of Florida
College of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1600 SW Archer Road
PO Box 100254
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0254

Office Phone:

(352) 273-6575


Dr. Gordon L. Gibby is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Affiliate Associate Professor for the Department of Medicine. He earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree in electrical engineering and he received his medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine. Dr. Gibby interned for Emory Affiliated Hospitals in medicine and pediatrics. He is licensed in Florida and is a Diplomate for the American Board of Anesthesiology.

During Dr. Gibby’s spare time, he is an active member in several professional societies such as the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the Society for Technology in Anesthesia. He also likes to give back to his community and has worked as a part-time teacher for Cornerstone Academy; a Board Member for the Women’s Resource and Medical Clinic; and Advisory Board Member for Arbor House Maternity Shelter. Dr. Gibby is an Ad Hoc Consultant for the Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing.


1988 Fellowship, Anesthesiology University of Florida College of Medicine  Gainesville, FL
1984 Internship, Medicine and Pediatrics University of Florida College of Medicine Gainesville, FL
1987 Residency, Anesthesiology Emory Affiliated Hospitals
1984 MD Emory University School of Medicine Atlanta, GA

Clinical/Research Interests

Clinical anesthesiology, computers and monitoring in anesthesia, liver transplantation

 Awards and Honors

 1982  Student Clerkship in Cerebrovascular Medicine, American Heart Association
 1978-1980  Grade Fellow, National Science Foundation
 1978  Eta Kappa Nu
 1978  Phi Eta Sigma
 1978  Tau Beta Pi
 1975  Sophomore Award, Eta Kappa Nu
 1973  National Merit Scholar

Patents Issued

 1997  Gordon L. Gibby, European Patent 0440745, Method for noninvasive intermittent and/or continuous hemoglobin, arterial oxygen content, and hematocrit determination
 1993  Gordon L. Gibby, 5,180,896, System and method for in-line heating of medical fluid
 1992  Gordon L. Gibby, 5,156,159, CO2 diagnostic monitor with reputable container

Selected Publications


  • Gibby GL: Shock and electrocution, in Lobato EB, Gravenstein N, Kirby RR(eds.): Complications in Anesthesiology, 3rd ed. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, pp. 780-799 2008.
  • Gibby GL: Procedure radiologiche, tomografia computerizzata, risonanza magnetica e radioterapia, in Kirby RR, Gravenstein N, Lobato EB, Gravenstein JS (eds.): L’anestesia nella pratica clinica, ed. 2a. Roma, Italy, Antonio Delfino Editore medicina-scienze, pp. 988-1002 2005.
  • Frölich MA, Gibby G, Mahla ME: Thromboelastography to assess coagulation in the thrombocytopenic parturient, letter to the editor. Can J Anaesth, 50(8) 853, 2003.
  • Gibby GL: How preoperative assessment programs can be justified financially to hospital administrators. Int Anesthesiol Clin 40(2):17-30, 2002.
  • Gibby GL: Radiologic procedures, computed tomography scans, magnetic resonance imaging, and radiation therapy, in Kirby RR, Gravenstein N, Lobato EB, Gravenstein JS (eds.): Clinical Anesthesia Practice, ed 2. Philadelphia, WB Saunders, pp.. 988-1002 2002.