Robin M. Lloyd, M.D.

  1. Pediatric Sleep Medicine Specialist
  2. Pediatrician

Dr. Lloyd received her medical degree from the University of Utah School of Medicine and completed a Pediatric residency at the University of Arizona. After several years of clinical practice, she completed a Sleep Medicine fellowship as a Mayo Foundation Scholar and holds a joint appointment in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine and participates in many Academy activities. Special interests include caring for children with sleep disorders including obstructive sleep apnea, hypersomnia, parasomnias, insomnia, and circadian rhythm disturbances.

  1. Advanced sleep phase syndrome
  2. Bruxism
  3. Central sleep apnea
  4. Complex sleep apnea
  5. Delayed sleep phase syndrome
  6. Idiopathic hypersomnia
  7. Insomnia
  8. Jet lag
  9. Narcolepsy
  10. Night leg cramps
  11. Night terrors
  12. Nightmare disorder
  13. Nocturnal epilepsy
  14. Non-24
  15. Obstructive sleep apnea
  16. Parasomnia
  17. Pediatric obstructive sleep apnea
  18. Periodic limb movement disorder
  19. Pickwickian syndrome
  20. REM sleep behavior disorder
  21. Restless legs syndrome
  22. Sleep arousal disorder
  23. Sleep disorders
  24. Sleep starts
  25. Sleep talking
  26. Sleep-related breathing disorder
  27. Sleepwalking
  28. Snoring
  1. Actigraphy
  2. Cognitive behavioral therapy
  3. Maintenance of wakefulness test
  4. Multiple sleep latency test
  5. Non-invasive ventilation
  6. Overnight oximetry test
  7. PAP therapy
  8. Polysomnography
  • Caring for patients with sleep disorders
  1. 2009
    Fellow - Sleep MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1992
    Internship/Residency - PediatricsUniversity of Arizona, Tucson
  3. 1989
    MDUniversity of Utah School of Medicine
  4. 1985
    BS - Chemistry/BiologyMarycrest College

Certifications

  1. 2009
    Sleep MedicineAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  2. 1994
    PediatricsAmerican Board of Pediatrics

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Karis AwardMayo Clinic Rochester
  2. 2021
    Top DoctorMinnesota Top Doctors
  3. 2019
    Top Doctor in MinnesotaMinnesota Top Doctors
  4. 2014
    Teacher of the YearCenter for Sleep Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 2007
    Lifetime Achievement AwardAnishnabe First Nation
  6. 1985
    Little College All American, BasketballMarycrest College
  7. 1985
    Cum LaudeMarycrest College, Davenport, IA
  8. 1981
    Academic and Athletic ScholarshipsMarycrest College, Davenport, IA

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    Commiittee MemberClinical Competency Committee, Residency Program, Department of Neurology
  2. 2021 - present
    Standards Setting PanelAmerican Board of Internal Medicine Standard Setting Panel
  3. 2021 - present
    Task Force ChairAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  4. 2021 - present
    Research Committe MemberCenter for Sleep Medicine
  5. 2021 - present
    Task Force MemberAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  6. 2020 - present
    Workgroup MemberNative American Workgroup, Native American Interest Group, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  7. 2018 - present
    Task Force MemberAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  8. 2017 - 2019
    Panel MemberAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery
  9. 2016 - present
    Advisory Board MemberUniversity of St. Thomas Center for College Sleep Advisory Board
  10. 2015 - 2016
    Expert Panel MemberAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  11. 2014 - present
    Committee MemberResident Selection Committee, Department of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
  12. 2014 - present
    Committee MemberAME Editorial Board, AskMayoExpert
  13. 2013 - present
    Task Force MemberAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  14. 2010 - 2015
    MemberPediatric Trauma Subcommittee
  15. 2008 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Sleep Medicine
  16.  
    MemberPediatric Aerodigestive Program Work Group
  17.  
    FellowAmerican Academy of Pediatrics
  18.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association

Publications