Joshua M. Tobin

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Areas of treatment:

Trauma Resuscitation
Critical Care Transportation


  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care


  • Department of Anesthesiology

Joshua M. Tobin, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Practicing location:

  • LAC+USC Medical Center

About this doctor:

Dr. Tobin graduated from Dartmouth College and was a paramedic before earning his medical degree at Boston University. He completed Anesthesiology Residency at the University of Washington and Critical Care Fellowship at Stanford. His research interests include trauma resuscitation and critical care transportation. Dr. Tobin holds two U.S. patents and is the author of numerous peer reviewed scientific articles and book chapters.

Dr. Tobin is also a Commander in the U.S. Navy Reserve. He has completed three combat deployments in a variety of conventional and special operations assignments. He is a Diving Medical Officer as well as a Flight Surgeon. Dr. Tobin’s awards include the Air medal, Navy/Marine Corps Commendation Medal and Romanian Medal of Honor.


BS, Dartmouth College, Biology
MD, Boston University School of Medicine, 1996-2000


Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami, General Surgery, 2000-2001


Virginia Commonwealth University, Neurosurgery, 2001-2002
University of Washington School of Medicine, Anesthesiology, 2002-2005


Stanford University Medical Center, Critical Care, 2005-2006


American Board of Anesthesiology
Critical Care Medicine