Albert R Robinson

Albert R Robinson, MD

Associate Professor Of Anesthesiology; Chief, Vascular Anesthesiology Division

Business Phone: (352) 273-6790
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About Albert R Robinson

Dr. Robinson is a Diplomate for the American Board of Anesthesiology and is certified in advanced perioperative transesophageal echocardiography. He graduated from The University of Florida in 1997 with high honors in electrical engineering and a minor in chemistry. In 2001, he earned his medical doctor from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and anesthesiology residency training at the University of Maryland Medical System. Dr. Robinson went on to complete cardiovascular anesthesiology fellowship training at the Texas Heart Institute. He joined our faculty in 2006 as a practicing cardiovascular anesthesiologist and is board certified in anesthesiology and advanced perioperative trans-esophageal echocardiography.

Dr. Robinson is a skilled professor; teaching and training anesthesiology residents and fellows along with medical students in cardiac, thoracic, and vascular anesthesiology. He teaches the fundamentals of anesthesiology and the concepts of hemodynamic monitoring in the Anesthesiology Life Support Skills and Perioperative Medicine Course.

Dr. Robinson was awarded the T.W. Andersen Teacher of the Year Award in 2007 and the UF College of Medicine Exemplary Teachers Award in 2010 and 2011. Currently, he is actively involved in patient care, teaching, and research. Dr. Robinson’s clinical interest includes heart valve surgery, heart and lung transplantation, and complex aorta aneurysm surgery. His research interests focus on evaluating evidence-based simulation models in medical education and using high fidelity human and part-task patient simulator to improve patient safety. He is active in mentoring residents and fellows on the cardiovascular anesthesiology rotations.

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
MDC6001 Intro Clin Practice
MDC7700 Req Anes Crit Care

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Profile

  • Anesthesiology


Visualization Improves Supraclavicular Access to the Subclavian Vein in a Mixed Reality Simulator.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 127(1):83-89 [DOI] 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002572. [PMID] 29200069.
Expanding role of perioperative transesophageal echocardiography in the general anesthesia practice and residency training in the USA.
Current opinion in anaesthesiology. 28(1):95-100 [DOI] 10.1097/ACO.0000000000000146. [PMID] 25500689.
A mixed-reality part-task trainer for subclavian venous access.
Simulation in healthcare : journal of the Society for Simulation in Healthcare. 9(1):56-64 [DOI] 10.1097/SIH.0b013e31829b3fb3. [PMID] 24310163.
New frontiers in aortic therapy: focus on deep hypothermic circulatory arrest.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 28(4):1159-63 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2014.03.018. [PMID] 25107725.
Continuous transthoracic echocardiography in a 93-year-old patient with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy during electroconvulsive therapy.
The journal of ECT. 27(3):224-6 [DOI] 10.1097/YCT.0b013e318223821b. [PMID] 21865958.
Use of an automated circuit for isolated limb infusion for malignancy.
European journal of surgical oncology : the journal of the European Society of Surgical Oncology and the British Association of Surgical Oncology. 36(12):1215-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejso.2010.09.014. [PMID] 20947288.
Intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography alters the surgical course for patients undergoing ascending aortic aneurysm repair.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 23(1):71-4 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2007.12.003. [PMID] 18834772.
Isolated Limb Infusion for Malignancy: a Novel Technique Utilizing An Automated Circuit
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Lung isolation using a laryngeal mask airway and a bronchial blocker in a patient with a recent tracheostomy.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 22(6):883-6 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2007.09.007. [PMID] 18834756.
Caution when positioning central venous catheter and its relationship to the pericardial reflection.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 21(6):923-4; author reply 924 [PMID] 18068087.


Feb 2012 – May 2017
A Prospective Randomized Double Blinded Placebo Controlled Phase II Trial of Intra-coronary Infusion of AMR-001, a Bone Marrow Derived Autologous CD34+ Selected Cell Product, in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction
Role: Project Manager


Master Educator in Medical Education
2012 · University of Florida
Fellowship, Cardiovascular Anesthesiology
2006 · Texas Heart Institute
Residency, Anesthesiology
2005 · University of Maryland Medical System
Internship, Internal Medicine
2002 · University of Maryland Medical System
2001 · Johns Hopkins University

Contact Details

(352) 273-6790
Business Mailing:
1345 SW Center Drive
Business Street:
1345 SW Center Drive, PO Box 100254