Robert Gould, MD

Associate Professor, Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Department of Anesthesiology

Robert Gould

Contact Info

Office Address:
Dept of Anesthesiology, B515 Mayo Memorial Building, 420 Delaware St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Courtney Bridell

Administrative Phone

Administrative Email

Associate Professor, Vice Chair of Clinical Affairs, Department of Anesthesiology

Division Director of Critical Care

Medical School, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 1995

Residency, UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 1998

Fellowship, Anesthesia/Critical Care Medicine, Northwestern Medical School 2000

BA, Rutgers College 1992


Awards & Recognition

Dean's list-Rutgers College 1998-2000 

Best Resident Lecture 1998-1999 

Dr. William Grubb Award 1997 Academic Excellence Scholarship 

1990 Golden Apple Teaching Award 2004



Carabini LM, Zeeni C, Moreland NC, Gould RW, Hemmer LB, Bebawy JF, Koski TR, McClendon J Jr, Koht A, Gupta DK. Predicting major adverse cardiac events in spine fusion patients: is the revised cardiac risk index sufficient? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Aug 1;39(17):1441-8. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000405. PubMed PMID: 24825150.

Carabini LM, Zeeni C, Moreland NC, Gould RW, Avram MJ, Hemmer LB, Bebawy JF, Sugrue PA, Koski TR, Koht A, Gupta DK. Development and validation of a generalizable model for predicting major transfusion during spine fusion surgery. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2014 Jul;26(3):205-15. doi: 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000014. PubMed PMID: 24714381.

Zeeni C, Carabini LM, Gould RW, Bebawy JF, Hemmer LB, Moreland NC, Koski TR, Koht A, Schafer MF, Ondra SL, Gupta DK. The Implementation and Efficacy of the Northwestern High Risk Spine Protocol. World Neurosurg. 2014 Jun 17. pii: S1878-8750(14)00566-X. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2014.06.020. [Epub ahead of print] Review. PubMed PMID: 24947117.

De Oliveira GS Jr, Duncan K, Fitzgerald P, Nader A, Gould RW, McCarthy RJ. Systemic lidocaine to improve quality of recovery after laparoscopic bariatric surgery: a randomized double-blinded placebo-controlled trial. Obes Surg. 2014 Feb;24(2):212-8. doi: 10.1007/s11695-013- 1077-x. PubMed PMID: 24036842.

Halpin RJ, Sugrue PA, Gould RW, Kallas PG, Schafer MF, Ondra SL, Koski TR. Standardizing care for high-risk patients in spine surgery: the Northwestern high-risk spine protocol. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010 Dec 1;35(25):2232-8. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181e8abb0. Review. PubMed PMID: 21102298.