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Martin Allard, MB ChB
Professor of Anesthesiology

Interests:  Cardiac Anesthesia; Research

Duties:  Director, Sponsored Research


Donald Anderson, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Cardiac Anesthesia

Duties:  Medical Director, Heart & Surgical Hospital


Richard Applegate II, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Advanced Clinical - Regional & Neuroanesthesia

Interests:  Research; Cardiac, Regional, and Neuroanesthesia; Echocardiography

Duties:  Vice-Chair, Department of Anesthesiology; Director, Anesthesia Research

Sherif Azer, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Critical Care

Interests:  General and Regional Anesthesiology


Stanley Brauer, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Testamur, National Board of Echocardiography

Fellowship:  Cardiac Anesthesia

Interests:  Cardiac Anesthesia; Transfusion Medicine

Duties:  CFO, Department of Anesthesiology; Co-Director, Cardiac Anesthesia and Fellowship


Tony Chiang, MD
Instructor of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology


Carl Collier, DO
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine

Fellowship:  Pain Medicine

Interests:  Acute Pain; General Anesthesiology

Duties:  Medical Director, MC Operating Rooms; Director, SRNA program

Jennifer Cristall, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology; Anesthesia Simulation

DutiesDirector, Anesthesia Simulation


Ihab Dorotta, MB ChB
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Critical Care Medicine; Diplomate, Advanced Perioperative TEE, National Board of Echocardiography

Fellowship:  Critical Care

Interests:  Critical Care Medicine; Echocardiography

Duties:  Co-Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit; Associate Director, Critical Care Fellowship

Jason Gatling, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Diplomate, Advanced Perioperative TEE, National Board of Echocardiography

Fellowship:  Cardiac Anesthesia

Interests:  Cardiac and Pediatric Anesthesia; Acute Pain


Elizabeth Ghazal, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

CertificationDiplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

FellowshipPediatric Anesthesia

Interests Pediatric Anesthesia

Brenna Jacobson, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Pediatric Anesthesia

Interests:  Pediatric Anesthesia

Daniela Karagyozyan, MD
Instructor of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology

Penny Kimball-Jones, MD Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Diplomate, Advanced Perioperative TEE, National Board of Echocardiography

Fellowship:  Advanced Clinical with Emphasis on Cardiac and Pediatric Anesthesiology

Interests:  Cardiac and Pediatric Fellowship

Carol Lau, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Pediatric Anesthesia

Interests:  Pediatric Anesthesia

Ryan Lauer, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification(s):  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Testamur, National Board of Echocardiography

Fellowship:  Cardiac Anesthesia

Interests:  Cardiac and Pediatric Anesthesia; Acute Pain

Duties:  Director of Medical Student Education in Anesthesiology

Charles Lee, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Regional Anesthesia; Pediatric Anesthesia

Interests:   Pediatric Anesthesia; Acute Pain

Duties:  Director, Acute Pain Service; Co-Director, Pediatric Anesthesia and Fellowship; Medical Director, Transplant Anesthesiology

John Lenart, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology; Acute Pain; Regional Anesthesia

Duties:  Associate Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency; Medical Director, LLU Extended Campus Operating Rooms; Medical Director, Critical Care Specialty Team

Marina Liu, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology

Mark Macknet, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Advanced Clinical with Emphasis on Cardiac Anesthesia and Research

Interests:  Cardiac Anesthesia, Research


Matthew Malkin, MD
Instructor of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology


Robert Martin, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine

Interests:  Cardiac Anesthesia; Critical Care; Pain Management

Duties:  Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology


Linda Mason, MD
Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Pediatric Anesthesiology

Interests:  Pediatric Anesthesiology

Duties:  Co-Director, Pediatric Anesthesia and Fellowship


Deborah McIvor, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology

Duties:  Director, Resident Journal Club


Shannon Mulder, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Pediatric Anesthesia

Interests:  Pediatric Anesthesia


Monica Neumann, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine

Fellowship:  Pain Medicine

Interests:  Obstetric Anesthesia; Pain Medicine

Duties:  Director, Obstetric Anesthesia


Rebecca Patchin, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine

Fellowship:  Pain Medicine

Interests:  General Anesthesiology; Pain Medicine; Organized Medicine


Parul Patel, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology


Thomas Rasmussen, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology


Shelley Sayed, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology


Michelle Schlunt, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Testamur, National Board of Echocardiography

Fellowship:  Cardiac Anesthesia, Regional Anesthesia

Interests:  Cardiac Anesthesia, Regional Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

Duties:  Director, Grand Rounds; Co-Director, Cardiac Anesthesia and Fellowship


Gary Stier, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology; Critical Care Medicine

Fellowship:  Critical Care

Interests:  Critical Care; Preoperative Medicine

Duties:  Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency; Program Director, Critical Care Fellowship; Medical Director, East Campus ICU


Shirley Tan, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Fellowship:  Obstetric Anesthesia; Liver Transplant Anesthesia

Interests:  Ambulatory Anesthesia

Duties:  Director, Ambulatory Anesthesia


Samuel Torres, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  General Anesthesiology


Sidney Torres, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Certifications:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  Pediatric Anesthesiology


Linda Wat, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

Certification:  Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology

Interests:  Regional Anesthesia

Duties:  Coordinator, Anatomy Workshop