Barbara Robinson, MD

Barbara Robinson, MD
Appointed 07/05/11
8702 Upstate University Hospital - Downtown Campus
750 East Adams Street
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-1800

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Surgery: Thoracic Surgery
  • Upstate Cancer Center: Surgery


Specialties & Certification

  • Thoracic Surgery

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Chest Pain (Lung Related)
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) Caused by Injury
  • Collapsed Lung (Pneumothorax) not Related to Injury
  • Diaphragmatic Hernia
  • Esophageal Cancer
  • Esophageal Stricture
  • Lung Cancer
  • Malignant Pleural Effusion
  • Mesothelioma
  • Pleural Effusion


  • Adults and Children


  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Clinical Trials
  • Esophageal Surgery
  • Lung Surgery
  • Mediastinal Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Lung Surgery
  • Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery
  • Pericardial Window
  • Pleurx Catheter Insertion
  • Thoracentesis
  • Thymectomy

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

4/16/14 What you need to know about esophageal cancer

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Sue Stearns in anatomy lab

Sue Stearns, PhD, is an associate professor of cell and developmental biology, and one of four faculty members who teach Gross Anatomy to first-year medical students at SUNY Upstate. Students routinely cite this course as a favorite.

Read more about Stearns' take on our Anatomy course's popularity.