Meet the SpineOne Patient Care Team
Rob Gessman, MD
Dr. Rob Gessman is a board-certified anesthesiologist who completed a fellowship in pain management at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey where he also attended anesthesiology residency. Before settling at Cooper University Hospital, he spent a year doing a general surgery internship at the University of Hawaii in Oahu. During his time at The Commonwealth Medical College (now Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine), Dr. Gessman earned his wilderness EMT certification and channeled his passion for adventure and the outdoors by cofounding the school’s Wilderness Medical Society.
Dr. Gessman’s interest in holistic approaches for pain has led him to publish a journal article and textbook chapter on natural and herbal treatments for pain. In his free time, he enjoys adventure traveling, hiking, camping, scuba diving, snowboarding, and surfing.
- Pain Medicine Fellowship
Copper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
- Anesthesiology residency
Cooper University Hospital, Camden, NJ
- General Surgery Internship
University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI
- Medical Degree
The Commonwealth Medical College, Scranton, PA
- Bachelor of Science – Biology/Premedicine
Tufts University, Medford, MA
- Emergency Medical Technician course, Massachusetts EMT-B certification
Boston University, Boston, MA