PGY-6 (Cardiothoracic Anesthesia)

My experiences as a clinical fellow in adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology

United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) 2018 Heart Transplant Listing Guidelines Revision

Here's a table I created that summarizes the classification for patients awaiting a heart transplant. Gone are the days of "status 1A,...

Anesthesia For Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR)

The overwhelming majority of anesthetics I provide for transcatheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR) are monitored anesthesia care (MAC) - sedation with an...

Ozaki Procedure – Autologous Pericardial Aortic Valve

In my first year of anesthesiology residency, I had the opportunity to do a very unique aortic valve replacement (AVR) case for...

Critical Care Ultrasound CCEeXAM Impressions

My ICU colleagues and I walked into yesterday's first-ever administered critical care ultrasound certification examination without much insight about the exam itself...

Society Of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists Abstract Submission

As part of my cardiothoracic anesthesia fellowship, we are required to submit an abstract to present at the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists...


I'm a cardiothoracic anesthesiology fellow and double board certified intensivist and anesthesiologist at Harvard looking to improve medical education, diagnostics, and patient safety while promoting team-based, patient-centered care.