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Rodney Gabriel, MD

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest

  • Machine Learning
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Predictive Models for Outcomes in Perioperative Care
  • Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Management

Selected Publications

  • Juang J, Gabriel RA, Dutton RP, Palanisamy A, Urman RD. Update on Anesthesia Practice Patterns during Cesarean Deliveries. Anesth Analg 2016 in the press.
  • Gabriel RA, Beverly A, Dutton RP, Urman RD. Patterns of intra-arterial blood pressure monitoring for patients undergoing total shoulder arthroplasty under general anesthesia. J Clin Monit Comput 2016 in the press.
  • Ilfeld BM, Gabriel RA, Saulino MF, Chae J, Peckham PH, Grant SA, Gilmore CA, Donohue MC, deBock MG, Wongsarnipigoon A, Boggs JW. Infection rate of electrical leads used for percutaneous neuromuscular stimulation of the peripheral nervous system. Pain Pract, in the press.
  • Ende D, Gabriel RA, Vlassakov KV, Dutton RP, Urman RD. Epidemiological Data and Trends Concerning the Use of Regional Anesthesia for Shoulder Arthroscopy in the United States of America. Int Orthop 2016 Aug 26 [Epub ahead of print].
  • Gabriel RA, Sandhu NS. Response to: 'Ultrasound-Guided Interscalene Block – Reevaluation of the "Stoplight" Sign and Clinical Implications. Reg Anes Pain Med 2016 in the press.
  • Saxen MA, Urman RD, Gabriel RA, Jones JE, Yepes JF. A Comparison of Office-Based Anesthesia Provided by Dentist Anesthesiologists to Operating Room Anesthesia using National Outcomes Registries. Anesth Prog 2016 in the press.
  • Landry E, Gabriel RA, Beutler SS, Dutton RP, Urman RD. Analysis of Unplanned Intensive Care Unit Admissions in Postoperative Pediatric Patients. J Intensive Care Med. 2016 Aug 15 [epub ahead of print]


  • MD, University of California, San Francisco
  • BS, San Diego State University


  • Clinical Fellowship in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain: University of California, San Diego
  • Residency in Anesthesiology: Harvard Medical School/ Brigham and Women's Hospital