Current Faculty and Areas of Interest

Stephen O. Heard, MD 
Chair, Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery

Critical care medicine, sepsis, adult respiratory distress syndrome; catheter-related bloodstream infections

Mark Dershwitz, MD, PhD 
Academic Vice-Chair, Professor of Anesthesiology and Biochemistry & Molecular Pharmacology
Clinical pharmacology of intravenous anesthetics and antiemetics, anesthesia for vascular surgery, resident education

Shubjeet Kaur, MBBS 
Clinical Vice-Chair, Medical Director of Perioperative Services; Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology

Cardiac anesthesia

Gustavo Angaramo, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care medicine

Antonio Aponte-Feliciano, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care medicine

Rana Badr, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Cardiothoracic anesthesia

Hyun Kee Chung, MD 
Director of Pediatric Anesthesia; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Pediatric anesthesia, regional anesthesia, pediatric pain management

Andrew Cocchiarella, MD 
Chief of Anesthesia, Marlborough Hospital; Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Areas of Clinical and Research Interest:  Neuroanesthesia, vascular anesthesia, airway management

Bronwyn Cooper, MD
Co-Director of Obstetric Anesthesia; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Quality assurance, obstetric anesthesia

Elifçe Cosar, MD
Co-Director of Thoracic Anesthesia; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Areas of Clinical and Research Interest:  Cardiac and thoracic anesthesia, management of the difficult airway

Manisha Desai, MBBS 
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Anesthesia for orthopedic procedures, blood transfusion, anesthesia history, teaching and learning workshops

David Drexler, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Obstetric anesthesia

Eleanor Duduch, MD
Program Director, Anesthesiology Residency; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Cardiac anesthesia and resident education

Khaldoun Faris, MD 
Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship; Co-Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery 
Critical care medicine, acute and chronic pain management

Peter Foley, MD, PhD 
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
Pediatric pain management

Gilbert Fishbein, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Regional anesthesia

Farajallah Habib, MD 
Director of Transplantation Anesthesia; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Pediatric anesthesia, acute and chronic pain management, anesthesia for liver transplantation

R. Brian Hennessy, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Cardiac anesthesia

Chandra Joshi, MBBS 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Acute and chronic pain management, neuroanesthesia, anesthesia for liver transplantation

Issam Khayata, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care medicine, acute and chronic pain management

Tanya Lucas, MD
Co-Director of Obstetric Anesthesia; Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Obstetric anesthesia

Eileen Maltais, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Ambulatory and regional anesthesia

Theofilos Matheos, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery; Director of Pre-Surgical Evaluation Center
Vascular and Thoracic Anesthesia; Critical Care Medicine; Pre-Testing; Resident and Medical Student Education; Anesthesia Practice Management

Raimis Matulionis, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Cardiac anesthesia and critical care medicine

Christian Müller, MD 
Director of Cardiac Anesthesia; Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Cardiac and vascular anesthesia

Alan Orquiola, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care medicine

M. Richard Pavao, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Chronic Pain, interventional pain medicine

Danna Peterson, MB, ChB
Professor Emerita of Anesthesiology 
Pediatric anesthesia, ambulatory anesthesia

John Pullerits, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Pediatric ambulatory anesthesia

Robert I. Richmond, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Pediatric anesthesia

Ronald Rubin, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Obstetric anesthesia

Steven Salt, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Resident education

Anthony Schwagerl, MD, PhD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Neurobiology, regional anesthesia

Shaheen Shaikh, MD 
Director of Neuroanesthesia; Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Neuroanesthesia

Zafar Siddiqui, MBBS
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Regional anesthesia and pain management

Sudershan Singla, MBBS 
Director of Ambulatory Anesthesia; Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Ambulatory anesthesia

Nathanael Slater, DO
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care, vascular anesthesia and thoracic anesthesia

Victorija Smith, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Babs R. Soller, PhD 
Professor of Anesthesiology
Spectroscopic-based, noninvasive measurement of blood and tissue chemistry

Spiro Spanakis, DO 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Pediatric anesthesia

J. Matthias Walz, MD 
Director of Vascular Anesthesia; Associate Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care medicine, vascular anesthesia, sepsis, catheter-related bloodstream infections

Rebecca Zanconato, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Pediatric anesthesia

Maksim Zayaruzny, MD 
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Critical care, vascular anesthesia, difficult airway management, clinical outcomes research