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David B. Robinson MD, FACS

David B. Robinson, MD, FACS

  • General Surgery
Primary Specialties:
  • General Surgery (Board Certified)
  • Office Information

    300 NE 14th Street Washington, IN 47501
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    Handicap Access: Yes

    Accepting New Patients: Yes

    Phone: 812.254.8856
  • About

    About the Physician

    Practice Started
    July 2014

    Date Appointed
    July 2014

    Provider Bio

    Dr. Robinson is a Board-certified general surgeon with exceptional leadership attributes who has a highly respected reputation for successful outcomes in patient care/surgery.

    Dr. Robinson has a proven track record of leading and staying ahead of the curve in bringing new ideas, innovations, and technologies to improve, enhance and provide excellent patient care, as well as applying fellowship training, experience, and knowledge of burns, trauma and surgical critical care, while offering day-to-day support to referring physicians.

    He was the first general surgeon in western NC to offer PPH (stapled hemorrhoidectomy) and the first in western NC to offer THD (transanal hemorrhoidal dearterialization). Dr. Robinson was also the first general surgeon in western NC to offer TAP (transversus abdominis plane) blocks with liposomal bupivacaine for post-operative pain management.

    In 2008, Dr. Robinson identified, crafted, and implemented a hospital-wide Sepsis Protocol to improve survival rates of patients with sepsis which resulted in the achievement of a sepsis survival rate at the 95th percentile nationally.

    Dr. Robinson has also led an initiative to upgrade and enhance the Difficult Airway Management capabilities for both the Operating Room and Emergency Department.

    Dr. Robinson served as an Associate Professor of Trauma Surgery at teh University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

  • Education

    Education

    Medical School: MD, Oral Roberts University
    Internship: Maricopa Medical Center - Phoenix, AZ
    Residency: University of Iowa (General Surgery)
    Fellowship: University of Iowa (Trauma, Burns and Surgical Critical Care)

    Other Certifications

    Board Certified: General Surgery; DEA; ACLS Certification; ATLS Certification; National Board Diplomat

    Areas of Interest

    Highly skilled in performing:



    Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy Laparoscopic Appendectomy Laparoscopic Hernia Repair Complex Hernia Repair Abdominal Wall Reconstruction TAP Blocks Trauma Surgical Critical Care Burns Skin Grafts Complex Wound Care Endoscopy Colon Small Intestine Liver Spleen THD (Transanal Hemorrhoidal Dearterialization) PPH Stapled Hemorrhoidectomy Melanoma Skin Cancer Skin Lesions Cryotherapy Breast Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Stereotactic Breast Biopsy Ultrasound Mastectomy Lumpectomy C-sections if needed Tubal Ligation Vasectomy

  • Awards

    Awards

    Academic Appointments: Hospitals & Clinics - Iowa City, Iowa; Department of Surgery; Clinical Associate Professor, Trauma Service; MAHEC – Asheville, NC; Faculty, General Surgery rotation; 4th year Medical Students

  • Accepted Health Plans

    Accepted Health Plans

    • PPO - Aetna
    • MEDI - Medicare
    • Medicaid - Medicaid
    • Anthem - Anthem
    • Ant Mcd - Ant Mcd
    • Ant HIP - Ant HIP
    • Anthem MCR - Anthem MCR
    • Mdwise HHW - Mdwise HHW
    • MDWISE HIP - MDWISE HIP
    • Sagamore - Sagamore
    • Deaconess He - Deaconess Health Plan
    • Cigna - Cigna
    • Tricare - Tricare
    • Unitedhealth - Unitedhealthcare
    • UHC Medicare - UHC Medicare
    • SIHO - SIHO
    • Patoka - Patoka
    • MHS HHW - MHS HHW
    • MHS HIP - MHS HIP
    • MHS HHC - MHS HHC
    • Ambetter - Ambetter
    • Medicare RR - Medicare RR
    • Caresource H - Caresource HHW
    • CARESOURCE H - CARESOURCE HIP
    • CARESCOUCE M - CARESCOUCE MARTKET PLACE