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Robert Doody, DO

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology; Medical Director of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Services, Bridgeport Hospital, Anesthesiology; Vice Clinical Chair of Anesthesiology, Bridgeport Hospital, Anesthesiology

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Robert Doody, DO

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Dr. Robert Doody is Vice Clinical Chair, Medical Director, and Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Bridgeport Hospital - Yale New Haven Health.  He received his medical degree from the University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2008 and completed his anesthesiology residency at Riverside University Health System.  Following his residency, Dr. Doody went on to complete a fellowship in Anesthesia Critical Care Medicine at University of California San Diego. In 2017, Dr. Doody moved back to his native state of Connecticut and joined Bridgeport Anesthesia Associates.  In 2020, Dr. Doody joined the Yale University School of Medicine faculty as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology serving as the Medical Director of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Services at Bridgeport Hospital - Yale New Haven Health.

Education & Training

  • Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine Fellowship
    University of California San Diego (2017)
  • Anesthesiology Residency
    Riverside University Healthy System (2016)
  • DO
    University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine (2012)
  • MA
    Boston University, Medical Sciences (2008)
  • BA
    Boston University, Psychology (2004)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology (2020)


  • Understanding the Changes to the ASA Difficult Airway Guidelines Including Emergency Invasive Airway Lab
    New Orleans, LA, United States 2022
    Anesthesiology 2022
  • Front of Neck Emergency Invasive Airway Rescue Using Swine Trachea Model
    San Diego, CA, United States 2021
    Anesthesiology 2021
  • Yale Anesthesiology
    Bridgeport, CT, United States 2020
    Yale Anesthesiology

Professional Service

Department of Anesthesiology Peer Review CommitteeCo-Chair2021 - Present
System Anesthesiology Group for EPICCommittee Member2020 - Present
Surgical Services Quality CommitteeCommittee Member2020 - Present
Orthopedic-Co-Management CommitteeCommittee Member2020 - Present
Trauma/Burn Peer Review CommitteeCommittee Member2020 - Present
CPR CommitteeCommittee Member2020 - Present
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery CommitteeCommittee Member2018 - 2020
Wellness CommitteeCommittee Member2018 - 2020
Critical Care CommitteeCommittee Member2017 - Present
American Society of AnesthesiologistsMember2017 - Present
Connecticut State Society of AnesthesiologistsMember2017 - Present

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