Dr. Robert Gulde,
M.D., F.A.C.C., F.C.C.P., F.S.C.A. is the director and primary
physician at the Heart Institute for C.A.R.E. He was born in Amarillo,
Texas and attained his Bachelor of Science Degree at Notre Dame
University. He received his medical degree from St. Louis University,
and performed internship and residency at St. Joseph's Hospital in
Denver and Hermann Hospital in Houston.
Dr. Gulde completed a training fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic.
He is board certified in Internal Medicine with a subspecialty in Cardiovascular Disease.
He served as Lieutenant Commander in the United States Navy and
was assigned a teaching appointment in the Department of Cardiology at
the Naval Medical School in Bethesda, Maryland. While there, he served
as the director of the CPR program and advisor to the Capitol Physician
on CPR. He also worked on a cooperative project with Dr. Ken Sell and
Charles Lindbergh for the design and implementation of a program to
measure the electrical and physiologic activity of in vitro perfused
mammalian hearts, utilizing a Pulsatile pump designed by Charles