Benjamin B. Bruins, MD

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Benjamin B. Bruins, MD, is an attending physician in the Division of Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ


Pediatrics - Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ


Pediatrics - Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ


Pediatric Anesthesia - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

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

Critical Care Medicine - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Critical Care Medicine – American Board of Anesthesiology
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services




Bruins BB, Mirza N, Gomez E, Atkins JH. Anesthetic Management for Laser Excision of Ball-Valving Laryngeal Masses. Case Rep Anesthesiol. 2015;2015:875053. doi: 10.1155/2015/875053. Epub 2015 May 24.



Bruins BB: Pediatric procedural anatomy (Chapter 3). In Pediatric Anesthesiology Review Topics, Book 10: Pediatric pain medicine. Lockman JL (Ed). Kindle Edition. Naerthwyn Press, 2013. 

Awards and Honors

2014, Ellison Award for Outstanding Resident, HUP

2012, Downes Research Award, AAP Section on Anesthesia & Pain Medicine

2009, David H Carver Teaching Award, RWJMS

2008, Alpha Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society

2007, Arnold P Gold Humanism in Medicine Teaching Award, RWJMS

2005, Gold Humanism in Medicine Honor Society, RWJMS

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

Society of Critical Care Medicine (Member)

Society of Pediatric Anesthesia (Member)

American Society of Anesthesiologists (Member)