EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Brown University , 1977 , Providence , RI

Medical School

  • New York Medical College , 1981 , Valhalla , NY

Internship

  • Lenox Hill Hospital , 1982 , New York , NY

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Lenox Hill Hospital , 1984 , New York , NY

Residency

Anesthesia
  • New York University Medical Center , 1986 , New York , NY

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1987 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Preoperative hematocrit and platelet count are associated with blood loss during spinal fusion for children with neuromuscular scoliosis. J Perioper Pract. 2021 Apr 07; 1750458920962634. View abstract
  2. The virtual pediatric perioperative home, experience at a major metropolitan safety net hospital. Paediatr Anaesth. 2021 Jun; 31(6):686-694. View abstract
  3. The Pediatric-Specific American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Score: A Multicenter Study. Anesth Analg. 2021 03 01; 132(3):807-817. View abstract
  4. Comprehensive Risk Assessment of Morbidity in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: An Institutional Experience. Anesth Analg. 2020 11; 131(5):1607-1615. View abstract
  5. Comprehensive Risk Assessment of Morbidity in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Noncardiac Surgery: An Institutional Experience. Anesth Analg. 2020 Sep 07. View abstract
  6. One Size Does Not Fit All: A Perspective on the American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification for Pediatric Patients. Anesth Analg. 2020 06; 130(6):1685-1692. View abstract
  7. The Future of Anesthesia Education: Developing Frameworks for Perioperative Medicine and Population Health. Anesth Analg. 2020 04; 130(4):1103-1108. View abstract
  8. Implementing a Pediatric Perioperative Surgical Home Integrated Care Coordination Pathway for Laryngeal Cleft Repair. Anesth Analg. 2019 10; 129(4):1053-1060. View abstract
  9. Does the Current American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status Classification Represent the Chronic Disease Burden in Children Undergoing General Anesthesia? Anesth Analg. 2019 10; 129(4):1175-1180. View abstract
  10. Pediatric complex care and surgery comanagement: Preparation for spinal fusion. J Child Health Care. 2020 09; 24(3):402-410. View abstract
  11. Predicting Postoperative Physiologic Decline After Surgery. Pediatrics. 2019 04; 143(4). View abstract
  12. Anesthesia Exposure in Children: Practitioners Respond to the 2016 FDA Drug Safety Communication. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2019 Jan; 31(1):129-133. View abstract
  13. Development and validation of a quality of life instrument for patients with laryngeal cleft. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2018 May; 108:143-150. View abstract
  14. How can the Perioperative Surgical Home be applied to pediatric anesthesia practice? Paediatr Anaesth. 2017 10; 27(10):982-983. View abstract
  15. Perioperative Spending on Spinal Fusion for Scoliosis for Children With Medical Complexity. Pediatrics. 2017 Oct; 140(4). View abstract
  16. Perioperative Care of the Concussed Patient: Making the Case for Defining Best Anesthesia Care. Anesth Analg. 2017 Sep; 125(3):1053-1055. View abstract
  17. Making the pediatric perioperative surgical home come to life by leveraging existing health information technology. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2017 Jun; 30(3):383-389. View abstract
  18. Update in pediatric anesthesiology. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2017 06; 30(3):335-336. View abstract
  19. Comorbidities and Complications of Spinal Fusion for Scoliosis. Pediatrics. 2017 Mar; 139(3). View abstract
  20. Use of Anesthesia for Imaging Studies and Interventional Procedures in Children. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2016 Oct; 28(4):400-404. View abstract
  21. Updates in pediatric anesthesia. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2016 Jun; 29(3):325-6. View abstract
  22. Perioperative Care Coordination Measurement: A Tool to Support Care Integration of Pediatric Surgical Patients. A A Case Rep. 2016 Mar 01; 6(5):130-6. View abstract
  23. The Pediatric Perioperative Surgical Home. Anesth Analg. 2016 Jan; 122(1):295-6. View abstract
  24. Anesthesia outside the operating room. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2015 Aug; 28(4):439-40. View abstract
  25. The nature and sources of variability in pediatric surgical case duration. Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Oct; 25(10):999-1006. View abstract
  26. Beyond the Preoperative Clinic: Considerations for Pediatric Care Redesign Aligning the Patient/Family-Centered Medical Home and the Perioperative Surgical Home. Anesth Analg. 2015 May; 120(5):1167-70. View abstract
  27. Preoperative electrocardiograms for nonsyndromic children with hand syndactyly. J Hand Surg Am. 2015 Mar; 40(3):452-5. View abstract
  28. Laryngeal cleft: evaluation and management. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 Jun; 78(6):905-11. View abstract
  29. The surgical scorecard: a tool to close the loop on OR utilization. Hosp Pract (1995). 2013 Aug; 41(3):80-8. View abstract
  30. Pediatric postoperative intussusception in the minimally invasive surgery era: a 13-year, single center experience. J Am Coll Surg. 2013 Jun; 216(6):1089-93. View abstract
  31. Laryngeal cleft repair: the anesthetic perspective. Paediatr Anaesth. 2013 Apr; 23(4):334-41. View abstract
  32. Minimally invasive approach to laryngeal cleft. Laryngoscope. 2013 Jan; 123(1):264-8. View abstract
  33. Laryngeal cleft. Adv Otorhinolaryngol. 2012; 73:95-100. View abstract
  34. Criteria for assessing operating room utilization in a free-standing children's hospital. Paediatr Anaesth. 2012 Jul; 22(7):696-706. View abstract
  35. Endoscopic repair of laryngeal cleft type I and type II: when and why? Laryngoscope. 2009 Sep; 119(9):1797-802. View abstract
  36. New insulin analogues and insulin delivery devices for the perioperative management of diabetic patients. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2008 Jun; 21(3):401-5. View abstract
  37. Robotic surgery in the pediatric airway: application and safety. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2007 Jan; 133(1):46-50; discussion 50. View abstract
  38. Perioperative management of pediatric surgical patients with diabetes mellitus. Anesth Analg. 2005 Oct; 101(4):986-99, table of contents. View abstract
  39. Anesthesia for Otolaryngologic Surgery. Clinical Anesthesia. P G Barash Editor. Lippincott William & Wilkins Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2005; 309-324. View abstract
  40. Evaluation and preparation of pediatric patients undergoing anesthesia. Pediatrics (in press). 2005. View abstract
  41. Perioperative Management of Pediatric Surgical Patients with Diabetes Mellitis. Anesthesia and Analgesia (in press). 2005. View abstract
  42. Preoperative evaluation of pediatric surgical patients with multisystem considerations. Anesth Analg. 2004 Oct; 99(4):1058-69. View abstract
  43. Perioperative management of diabetes insipidus in children. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2004 Jul; 16(3):220-5. View abstract
  44. The use of herbs and complementary and alternative medicine in pediatric preoperative patients. J Clin Anesth. 2004 Feb; 16(1):4-6. View abstract
  45. Perioperative management of diabetes insipidus in children [corrected]. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2004 Jan; 16(1):14-9. View abstract
  46. The Perioperative Management of the Child with Diabetes Mellitus. Institutional Clinical Practice Guideline, The Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. 2004. View abstract
  47. Diabetes Mellitus Perioperative Management Clinical Practice Guideline. Children's Hospital Clinicians Website. Children's Hospital. 2004. View abstract
  48. Tonsillectomy. Complications in Anesthesia. Atlee J, Editor. W. B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2004. View abstract
  49. The Perioperative Management of the Child with Diabetes Insipidus. Insitutional Clinical Practice Guideline, The Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. 2003. View abstract
  50. Diabetes Insipidus Perioperative Management Clinical Practice Guideline. Children's Hospital Clinicians Website. Children's Hospital. 2003. View abstract
  51. Do children need a preoperative assessment that is different from adults? Int Anesthesiol Clin. 2002; 40(2):167-86. View abstract
  52. The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine. Society for Pediatric Anesthesia/American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesia. Pediatric Anesthesia 2002. Miami, Florida. 2002. View abstract
  53. Pediatric Preoperative Evaluation and Consulative Anesthesia. In The Harvard Department of Anesthesia Electronic Anesthesia Library (HEAL). Michael Bailin MD Editor, Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia. 2002. View abstract
  54. Anesthetic Considerations for Children Undergoing ENT Surgery. In the Harvard Department of Anesthesia Electronic Anesthesia Library (HEAL). Michael Bailin MD Editor, Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia. 2002. View abstract
  55. Do Children Need a Preoperative Assessment That is Different from Adults?. International Anesthesiology Clinics; Preoperative and Cost Containment, PA Wiklund Editor. Lippincott William & Wilkins Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2002; 167-186. View abstract
  56. Perioperative management of diabetes insipidus in children. Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Anesthesiology. 2002; 96:A1246. View abstract
  57. Sedation, risk, and safety: do we really have data at last? Pediatrics. 2001 Oct; 108(4):1006-8. View abstract
  58. The Use of Complementary and Alternative Medicine in Pediatric Preoperative Patients. 55th Post graduate Assemble in Anesthesiology, The New York State Society of Anesthesiology, 2001, New York, New York. 2001. View abstract
  59. Anesthesia for Pediatric ENT Procedures. Progress in Anesthesiology. 2001; 15(2):15-28. View abstract
  60. Perioperative Management of Diabetes Insipidus in Children. Society of Pediatric Anesthesia/ American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesia Winter Meeting. Pediatric Anesthesia, 2001, San Diego, California. 2001. View abstract
  61. Anesthesia for Otolaryngologic Surgery. Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia, P G Barash Editor. Lippincott William & Wilkins Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2001; 507-518. View abstract
  62. Preoperative evaluation and preparation for children undergoing day surgery: Standard practice at Children’s Hospital in Boston. The Japanese Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology, 6th Annual Meeting, September 8-9, 2000 Kobe, Japan. 2000. View abstract
  63. Anesthesia for Otorhinolaryngologic Surgery. Clinical Anesthesia. P G Barash Editor. Lippincott William & Wilkins Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2000; 989-1004. View abstract
  64. Anesthesia for Ophthalmic Surgery. A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children. 2000; 479-492. View abstract
  65. Anesthesia for Otorhinolaryngologic Surgery. A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children. Todres D, Ryan J, Cote C, Goudsouzian N, Editors, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 2000; 461-477. View abstract
  66. Acupressure-acupuncture antiemetic prophylaxis in children undergoing tonsillectomy. Anesthesiology. 1999 May; 90(5):1311-6. View abstract
  67. Preoperative fasting practices in pediatrics. Anesthesiology. 1999 Apr; 90(4):978-80. View abstract
  68. The pediatric sedation unit: a mechanism for safe pediatric sedation. Pediatrics. 1999 Jan; 103(1):199-201. View abstract
  69. Otolaryngologic and Maxillofacial Surgery. Clinical Anesthesia Practice. Kirby RR. Gravenstein N, Gravenstain JS, Lobato EB, Editors. W.B. Saunders, New York, NY. 1999. View abstract
  70. Clearing for Anesthesia: What does it mean?. Anesthesia and Pain Management for the Pediatrician. Ferrari LR, Editor. Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, MD. 1999; 10-22. View abstract
  71. Preoperative Fasting in Pediatrics. Society of Pediatric Anesthesia/ American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesia Winter Meeting. Pediatric Anesthesia. 1998. View abstract
  72. Preoperative Fasting in Anesthesia (Audiocassette recording). Society of Pedaitric Anesthesia/ American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesia Winter Meeting, Metzl K, Editor, Elk Grove Village, Illinois. Pediatric Anesthesia. 1998; 61. View abstract
  73. Preoperative Evaluation of the Pediatric Patient. Handbook of Preoperative Assessment and Management. Sweitzer, BJ, Editor. Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, PA. 1998; 298-315. View abstract
  74. Single-dose ondansetron prevents postoperative vomiting in pediatric outpatients. Anesth Analg. 1997 Sep; 85(3):538-45. View abstract
  75. Tubeless spontaneous respiration technique for pediatric microlaryngeal surgery. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1997 Feb; 123(2):209-14. View abstract
  76. Cleared for Anesthesia: What it means, how to do it. Contemporary Pediatrics, 14(9):81-89, 1997. 1997; 14(9):81-9. View abstract
  77. Anesthesia for Procedures in and Around the Airway. Clinical Pediatric Anesthesia. Badgwell MJ, Editor, Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1997; 267-293. View abstract
  78. Tonsillectomy. Complications in Anesthesia. Atlee J, Editor. W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1997; 630-4. View abstract
  79. Anesthesia for ENT Surgery. Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia. P G Barash Editor. Lippincott-Raven Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1997; 491-501. View abstract
  80. Anesthesia for Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Plastic and Reconstructive, Cheney M, Editor, Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore, Maryland. 1997; 121-146. View abstract
  81. Anesthesia for ENT Surgery. Clinical Anesthesia. P G Barash Editor. Lippincott-Raven Publishers, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1996; 929-943. View abstract
  82. Anesthesia for Pediatric ENT Surgery, Routine and Emergent. American Society of Anesthesiology Refresher Course Lectures, Barash PG, Editor. 1996; 57-69. View abstract
  83. Evaluation and preparation of pediatric patients undergoing anesthesia. Pediatrics. 1996; 98(3):502-8. View abstract
  84. Tubeless spontaneous respiration technique for microlaryngeal surgery: A comparison of two anesthetic protocols. The American Laryngological, Rhinological and Otological Society, January 25-27, 1996 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1996. View abstract
  85. Intravenous ondansetron effectively treats postoperative emesis in children. American Society of Anesthesiologists, Atlanta, Georgia. 1995. View abstract
  86. The use of the laryngeal mask airway in children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Anesth Analg. 1995 Aug; 81(2):310-3. View abstract
  87. Comparison of laryngeal mask with the endotracheal tube in children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Anesth Analg. 1995; 80:S122. View abstract
  88. Intravenous ondansetron effectively treats postoperative emesis in children. Anesthesiology 83:A1177, 1995. 1995; 83:A1177. View abstract
  89. Rectal methohexital for sedation of children during imaging procedures. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 1994 Feb; 162(2):465-6. View abstract
  90. Pain Management and Anesthesia. American Academy of Pediatrics Update, Metzl K, Editor, American Academy of Pediatrics, Elk Grove, Village, Illinois. 1994; 15. View abstract
  91. Rectal Methohexital for Sedation of Children During Imaging Procedures. Am J Roent. 1994; 162:465. View abstract
  92. Pain Management in Anesthesia (Audio cassette Recording). American Academy of Pediatrics Update, Metzl K, Editor Elk Grove Village, Illinois. 1994. View abstract
  93. The Injured Eye. Anesthesiology Clinics of North America on Trauma: Anesthesia Problems and Solutions. Gotta AW, Editor, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1994; 125-149. View abstract
  94. Intraoperative somatosensory evoked potential monitoring in achondroplastic dwarfs. Paediatric Anaesthesia. 1994; 4:129-132. View abstract
  95. Anesthesia for Ophthalmic Surgery. A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children. Todres D, Ryan J, Cote C, Goudsouzian N, Editors, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1993; 323-336. View abstract
  96. Anesthesia for Otorhinolaryngologic Surgery. A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children. Todres D, Ryan J, Cote C, Goudsouzian N, Editors, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1993; 311-322. View abstract
  97. Anesthesia for Otorhinolaryngologic Surgery. A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children. Todres D, Ryan J, Cote C, Goudsouzian N, Editors, W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 1993; 311-322. View abstract
  98. Metoclopramide reduces the incidence of vomiting after tonsillectomy in children. Anesth Analg. 1992 Sep; 75(3):351-4. View abstract
  99. Determination of endotracheal tube size in pediatric patients. Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 1992 Apr; 118(4):448-9. View abstract
  100. A comparison of propofol, midazolam, and methohexital for sedation during retrobulbar and peribulbar block. J Clin Anesth. 1992 Mar-Apr; 4(2):93-6. View abstract
  101. Heart rate and the oculocardiac reflex. Anesth Analg. 1992 Jan; 74(1):166-7. View abstract
  102. Supraclavicular Lymph Node Biopsy and Anterior Mediastinal Mass. Common Problems in Pediatric Anesthesia. Stehling L, Editor, Mosby Year Book, St. Louis, Missouri. 1992; 457-464. View abstract
  103. Endotracheal Tube Size in Pediatric Patients. Arch Otolaryngol Head and Neck Surg. 1992; 118:448-9. View abstract
  104. Metoclopramide versus placebo for treatment of post tonsillectomy emesis in pediatric patients. American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesia Proceedings. 1991. View abstract
  105. General anesthesia prior to treatment of anterior mediastinal masses in pediatric cancer patients. Anesthesiology. 1990 Jun; 72(6):991-5. View abstract
  106. Anesthesia for diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in pediatric outpatients. J Ped Hem Onc. 1990; 12(3):310-3. View abstract
  107. A 3D-ECHO comparison of induction agents on myocardial contractility in pediatric patients treated with anthracyclines. Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Proceedings of Annual Meeting. 1990. View abstract
  108. Safety of Anesthesia for Patients with Anterior Mediastinal Masses. Anesthesiology. 1990; 73(5):1060-1. View abstract
  109. Evaluation of contractility by 2D-ECHO in anthracycline treated pediatric patients: A comparison of induction agents. American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Anesthesiology Proceedings. 1990. View abstract
  110. Review of Anesthetic Management of Difficult and Routine Pediatric Patients 2nd Edition. Berry F, Editor, Churchill Livingstone, New York, 1990. Anesthesia and Analge4sia. 1990; 2:846. View abstract
  111. Anterior mediastinal mass in a pregnant patient: anesthetic management and considerations. J Clin Anesth. 1989; 1(6):460-3. View abstract
  112. A phase I trial of continuous infusion cisplatin. Cancer. 1987 Jan 01; 59(1):15-8. View abstract
  113. Cisplatin administered as a continuous 5-day infusion: plasma platinum levels and urine platinum excretion. Cancer Treat Rep. 1986 Oct; 70(10):1215-7. View abstract