UHealth - University of Miami Health System

Handel R. Robinson, M.D.

General Information

Handel R. Robinson, M.D.


  • .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


  • English


  • Assistant Professor of Surgery

Clinical Interests

Carotid disease.

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (Endovascular and open surgical repair).

Peripheral artery disease therapy via endovascular approaches and lower extremity bypasses.

Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms( Endovascular and open surgical repair) 

Endovenous ablation for venous insufficiency and varicose veins. 

Thoracic outlet syndrome.

Upper Extremity revascularizations

Chronic Mesenteric Ischemia (Mesenteric Revascularization via stenting and bypasses)



Research Interests

Endovascular treatment for PAD/AAA and TAA


Department of Surgery Attending of the Year Award


2011 Vascular Surgery Fellowship
Albany Medical Center/Albany Medical College
2009 General Surgery Residency
Beth Israel Medical Center
2004 M.D.
Emory University School of Medicine


Dr Robinson completed his undergraduate education at the State University of New York at Albany followed by medical education at Emory Universigty School of Medicine. Medical School was followed by an internship in general surgery at Emory with his general surgery training completed with residency at Beth Israel Medical Center. There he received honors for academic achievement, the Albert Einstein School of Medicine medical student teaching award and the Howard Ginsberg chief resident of the year award.
Seeking to delve deeper in the challenges of surgery he continued his training with a fellowship in vascular and endovascular surgery at the Albany Medical Center Institute of Vascular Health and Diseases, arguably the nation’s largest vascular center . On completing his training Dr. Robinson accepted a position as assistant professor of surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine, where he was named junior attending of the year. At the University of Miami he hopes to continue a lifelong commitment to surgical education and serving not only south Florida but the Caribbean community as well.