David R. Jobes, MD

David R. Jobes, MD, is a senior anesthesiologist with expertise delivering anesthesia to patients undergoing cardiac or thoracic surgery.

Areas of Expertise: Adults with congenital heart disease, Cardiac anesthesia, including major vascular and thoracic anesthesia, Cardiac anesthesia, including major vascular and thoracic anesthesia|, Clinical investigation, Coagulation management and blood conservation strategies in cardiac surgery, Neuroprotective strategies, Outcomes research
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Background

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  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

    Internship

    Transitional Internship - Hamot Medical Center, Erie, PA

    Residency

    Anesthesia - The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Cardiothoracic anesthesia - The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    American Board of Anesthesiology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Anesthesiologist

    Emeritus Professor CE of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    Montenegro LM, Jobes DR: Complications of Massive Transfusion. In "Complications in Anesthesia" 2nd Edition Saunders, Elsevier  JL Atlee (eds.). 2007.

    Steven JM, Marino B, Jobes DR: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. In "Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children" Mosby Year Book. DG Nichols   (eds.). 2006.

    Montenegro LM, Jobes DR: Complications of Massive Transfusion in Complications in Anesthesiology. WB Saunders Co. Philadelphia Pa.   J. Atlee  (eds.). 2005.

    Steven JM, Marino B, Jobes DR: Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. In "Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children" Mosby Year Book  DG Nichols  (eds.). 2004.

    Nicolson SC, Steven JM, Jobes DR: Perioperative management of the child with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. In Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children, edited by ,  D Nichols, W Greeley, Cameronon DE (eds.). Mosby Yearbook  2nd Edition, 2002.

    Nicolson SC, Steven JM, Jobes DR: Anesthetic Considerations for Patients with  Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome for Staged Reconstruction Surgery In Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome  Futura Publishing Company  HA Hennein, EL Bove (eds.). Page: 49-66, 2002.

    Jobes, DR: Managing fluids, electrolytes and blood loss. Dripps: Introduction to Anesthesia. D.E. Longnecker and F.L. Murphy, (eds.). 9th edition W.B. Saunders Co. New York, Page: 170-185, 1996.

    Traber K, Jobes DR: Approach to the Bleeding Patient, in Blood: Hemostasis, Transfusion and Alternatives in the Perioperative Period. Blood. C.L. Lake, R. A, Moore (eds.). Raven Press, New York, 1995.

    Nicolson SC, Steven JM, Jobes DR: Perioperative management of the child with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. In Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children. In Critical Heart Disease in Infants and Children, edited by Cameronon DE, Mosby Yearbook. Nichols D, Greeley W, Cameronon DE (eds.). Mosby Yearbook, Page: pp. 863-884, 1995.

    Campbell FW, Jobes DR, Ellison N: Anticoagulation and coagulation during cardiac surgery. In The Practice of Cardiac Anesthesia, 2nd edition, edited by FA Hensley and DE Martin, Little Brown and Company, Boston, MA Page: pp. 434-462  1995.

    Jobes DR, Ellison N: Hemotherapy: Control of hemostasis and blood replacement. In Principles and Practice of Cardiac Anesthesia Page: 597 - 620, 1994.

    Nicolson SC, Jobes DR: Hypoplastic left heart syndrome. In Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia, 2: 271-280, 1993.

    Ellison N, Campbell F. Jobes D: Postoperative Hemostasis. In Seminars in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery  3: 33 - 38, 1991.

    Campbell FW, Jobes DR, Ellison N: Anticoagulation and coagulation during cardiac surgery. In The Practice of Cardiac Anesthesia Page: 546-549, 1990.

    Ellison N, Jobes DR: Hemostasis during cardiopulmonary bypass.  In Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Current Concepts and Controversies Page: 99-107, 1989.

    Jobes DR, Ellison N: Effective hemostasis in the cardiac surgical patients: Current status.  In Effective Hemostasis in Cardiac Surgery. A Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Monograph Page: 195 -201, 1988.

    Ellison N, Jobes DR, Schwartz AJ: Heparin therapy during cardiac surgery.  In Effective Hemostasis in Cardiac Surgery. A Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Monograph Page: 1-14, 1988.

    Jobes DR, Nicolson SC: Hemodilution, arterial flow rates and cardiopulmonary bypass. In Common Problems in Cardiac Anesthesia 1986.

    Nicolson SC, Jobes DR: Anesthesia for PDA ligation in premature infants. In International Anesthesiology Clinics 1985.

    Schwartz AJ, Jobes DR, Ellison N: Pharmacology of cardiopulmonary resuscitation. In Cardiac Anesthesia  2, 1983.

    Schwartz AJ, Jobes DR: Congenital heart disease - special anesthetic considerations. In Cardiac Anesthesia, edited by TJ Conahan, Addison-Wesley Page: 62 - 91, 1982.

    Jobes DR, Gallagher J: Acute normovolemic hemodilution. In International Anesthesiology Clinics 1982.

    Jobes DR, Ellison N: Hemostatic mechanisms. TJ Conahan, Addison-Wesley, Page: 287 - 303, 1982.

    Ellison NE, Jobes DR, Schwartz AJ: Implications of anticoagulant therapy. In International Anesthesiology Clinics 1982.

    Papers

    2014

    Kilbaugh T, Himebauch A, Berkowitz D, Zaoutis T, Jobes DR, Greeley W, Fox E, Nicolson SC, Zuppa AF: Plasma and tissue pharmacokinetics of cefazolin in an immature porcine model of pediatric cardiac surgery.  Journal of Pediatric Infectious Disease Society 2014.

    Jobes DR, Sesok-Pizzini D, Friedman D: Reduced blood donor exposure in patients under 2 years of age having surgery for congenital heart disease: review of a 15 year experience. Journal of Thoacic and Cardiovasculsr Surgery 2014.

    2013

    Stricker Paul A, Lin Elaina E, Fiadjoe John E, Sussman Emily M, Pruitt Eric Y, Zhao Huaqing, Jobes David R: Evaluation of central venous pressure monitoring in children undergoing craniofacial reconstruction surgery. Anesthesia and analgesia 116(2): 411-9, Feb 2013.

    Posters and Presentations

    Invited Lectures

    Jobes DR. "Blood utilization in the operating theater: what are the optimal targets?" Pediatric Cardiology 2014. Orlando, FL, Feb. 2014.

    Jobes DR. "Anticoagulation and transfusion in pediatric cardiac surgical patients: influence of the maturation of the coagulation system" Visiting Professor; Texas Children's Hospital, Houston TX, Jan. 2014.

  • Awards and Honors

    2013-2014,  The Best Doctors in America
    2012-2013,  The Best Doctors in America
    2011-2012, The Best Doctors in America
    2010-2011, The Best Doctors in America
    2009-2010, The Best Doctors in America
    2008-2009, The Best Doctors in America
    2007-2008, The Best Doctors in America
    2008,  Citation in " Guide to America's Top Anesthesiologists"
    1996-2006,  The Best Doctors in America
    1991-1992, Award for Excellence in Teaching
    1991-1994, The Best Doctors in America
    1963-1967, Krannert Scholarship

  • Editorial and Academic Positions
    Editorial Positions

    1990-present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Anesthesia and Analgesia

    2000-present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Annals of Internal Medicine

    2010-present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board of Transfusion Medicine

    2012-present, Consultant reviewer to the editorial board of JOAN

    2012-present, Consultant reviewer to the editorial board of BJA

    -present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Chest

    -present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Anesthesiology

    -present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia

    -present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery

    -present, Consultant Reviewer to the Editorial Board, Annals of Thoracic Surgery

    Institutional Committees

    2010-present, Chairman, Transfusion Committee of the ECMS

    2010-present, Member, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology Scholarship Oversight Committee

    2008-present, Member, Quality Improvement Committee of the ECMS

  • Leaderships

    Association of University Anesthetists
    Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
    Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
    The Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society