Robert Flood, MD

Robert Flood, MD

Pediatrics Philadelphia, PA

Division Director, Saint Louis University

Office Address

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  • 1465 South Grand Blvd.
    Cardinal Glennon Children's Med. Ctr./Saint Louis University
    Philadelphia, PA 63104
    Phone: (314) 577-5360
    Fax: (314) 268-4116

Dr. Flood's Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Pediatrics: General Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Dr. Flood's Faculty Appointments & Work History

  • Associate ProfessorSaint Louis University
  • Division DirectorCardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center
    St. Louis, MO
  • Emergency PhysicianSaint Louis University Hospital
    St. Louis, MO
  • ProfessorTemple University
    Assistant Professor (2004-2007); Associate Professor (2007)
  • PhysicianTemple University Hospital
    Philadelphia, PA
    Emergency Physician (2005-2007); Division Director, Pediatric Emergency Physician (2004-2007)
  • Emergency PhysicianBoston Medical Cente
    Boston, MA
  • Assistant ProfessorBoston University
  • Pediatric Emergency PhysicianSouth Shore Hospital
    South Weymouth, MA
  • InstructorHarvard University
    Instructor (2000-2001, 2002-2004); Assistant Director, Harvard Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics Residency Training Program (2002–2004)
  • Emergency PhysicianWinchester Hospital
    Winchester, MA
  • Emergency PhysicianMetroWest Medical Center
    Framingham, MA
  • PhysicianChildren’s Hospital
    Boston, MA
    Assistant in Medicine (2000-2001, 2002-2004); Clinical Fellow (1998-2000)
  • Pediatric Emergency PhysicianBaptist Hospital
    Miami, FL
  • Emergency PhysicianSouth Miami Hospital
    Miami, FL
    Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine (1993-1994)
  • Emergency PhysicianUniversity of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
    Miami, FL
  • ProfessorUniversity of Miami
    Instructor (1992-1993); Assistant Professor, Voluntary (1993-1998)
  • Emergency PhysicianVA Medical Center
    Miami, FL
  • Emergency PhysicianHomestead Air Force Base
    Homestead, FL

Dr. Flood's Education & Medical Training

  • Children's Hospital, BostonChildren's Hospital, BostonFellowship, Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health SystemJackson Memorial Hospital/Jackson Health SystemResidency, Pediatrics
  • U of Miami Sch of MedUniversity of Miami Miller School of MedicineMedical School
  • State University of New YorkState University of New YorkOther Training, B.A., Biology

Dr. Flood's Certifications & Licensure

  • MO State Medical LicenseMO State Medical License2007 - 2015
  • American Board of Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineInternal Medicine, 1993
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatrics, 1992
  • American Board of PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsPediatric Emergency Medicine, 2002

Dr. Flood's Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical CenterExceptional Employee AwardCardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center, 2012
  • University of Miami School of MedicineEric Reiss Award, Excellence in Internal MedicineUniversity of Miami School of Medicine, 2008
  • University of Miami School of MedicineAlpha Omega AlphaUniversity of Miami School of Medicine, 2008
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Dr. Flood's Publications & Presentations

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Journal Articles

  • Rapid bedside triage does not affect the delivery of pain medication for extremity pain in the pediatric emergency departmentThomas SM, Gerard JM, Flood RG, Pediatr Emerg Care, 7/1/2013
  • Comparison of cosmetic outcomes of absorbable vs. nonabsorbable sutures for facial lacerationsLuck R, Tredway T, Eyal D, Saludades J, Flood R, Pediatr Emerg Care, 6/1/2013
  • Evaluation of a high-dose continuous albuterol protocol for treatment of pediatric asthma in the emergency departmentKrebs SE, Flood RG, Peter JR, James M. Gerard JM, Pediatr Emerg Care, 2/1/2013
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Books/Book Chapters

  • Pediatric Emergency Medicine Question Review Book 2009

    Editors: Wang VJ, Sharma S, Flood RG.PEMQBook, LLC
  • Nelson Textbook of PediatricsChapter: Cryptococcus neoformans
    Flood R, Aronoff S
    Editors: Behrman RE, Kliegman RM, Jenson HB, Stanton B.WB Saunders, Philadelphia
    Edition 18th,2007
  • Question Review for Textbook of Pediatric Emergency MedicineChapter: Limp
    Flood R.
    Editors: Sharma S, Wang V.Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia
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  • Hospital employee willingness to work during earthquakes versus pandemics: a state-wide surveyCharney R, Rebmann T, Flood R., Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting, Washington DC, 5/1/2013
  • A comparison of cosmetic outcomes of lacerations on the extremities and trunk using absorbable versus non-absorbable suturesTejani C, Sivitz A, Rosen M, Nakanishi A, Flood R, Luck R., Pediatric Science Days, Saint Louis University, 4/11/2013
  • Emergency childcare for hospital workers during disastersCharney R, Rebmann T, Flood R., Pediatric Science Days, Saint Louis University, 4/11/2013
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  • Career Planning and InterviewingSaint Louis Children’s Hospital, Washington University - 8/1/2012
  • Obtaining Consent in a Pediatric HospitalDepartment of Pediatrics, Saint Louis University Oct 2008, Jun 2009, Jun 2010 - 6/1/2010
  • Inhalation TherapySaint Louis University - 11/1/2009
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  • Commentary on “A Prospective Case Series of Pediatric Procedural Sedation and Analgesia in the Emergency Department Using Single-syringe Ketamine Propofol Combination”.Flood RG
  • The infant who won’t stop cryingFlood RG

Hospital Affiliations

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Coventry Health Care PPO Platinum
  • Coventry Missouri - HMO/POS
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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