Dr. Robert F Blackard MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Robert Blackard is an anesthesiologist in Charleston, South Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Summerville Medical Center and Trident Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Wake Forest School of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. He is one of 15 doctors at Summerville Medical Center and one of 16 at Trident Medical Center who specialize in Anesthesiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliation

Summerville Medical Center

Trident Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Wake Forest University
Residency, General Surgery, 1970–1973

Wake Forest University
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1969–1970

Wake Forest School of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

NC State Medical License
Active through 2014

SC State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Evidence against oxygen being the primary factor governing autoregulation.
Bond, R. F., Blackard, R. F., Taxis, J. A.

A simple suction device for "crash" inductions.
Tolmie, J. D., Blackard, R. F.


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