Anesthesiology

The goals of the Department of Anesthesiology are to:

  1. Provide necessary anesthesia, analgesia, pain control, and intensive care of the highest caliber with Christian empathy to patients of Loma Linda University Medical Center and its affiliated facilities.
  2. Educate medical students, dentists, nurse anesthetists, and anesthesiology residents in the fields of anesthesia, critical care, perioperative medicine, and pain control.
  3. Provide increased knowledge on the use of anesthetic and analgesic agents.

Critical Care Anesthesiology

Ihab Dorotta, Head

Primary faculty

Carolyn Abbasi

Shelley F. Abdel-Sayed

Zulficar Ahmed

Donald L. Anderson

Ronald Atillo

Sherif A. Azer

Kristen R. Bandy

Alexandra Bandy

Brent J. Barker

Michael Benggon

Baher N. Boctor

Stanley D. Brauer

Alba Carpenter

Harmony F. Carter

Michael Carver

Melody Chang

Carl E. Collier

Jennifer B. Cristall

Dana S. Darwish

Ihab R. Dorotta

Hilcias Duran-Gheorghe

Linninea Ebell

Thomas A. Engel

Corwyn Dean Fortner

Sandra Tatiana Fortner

Jordanne Fruits

Jennifer Gastelum

Jason W. Gatling

Elizabeth A. Ghazal

Crystal Gutierrez

Tiffany Hadley

Michelle D. Handal

Mohammad Hassanian

Justin E. Horricks

JulieAnn Hsu

Huayong Hu

Thomas Hughes

Daniela S. Karagyozyan

Paul Seung-Kook Kim

Uoo Kim

Carol A. Lau

Deon Lau

Ryan E. Lauer

Patrick D. Leiter

John Lenart

Nicholas Edward Loper

Kristel Jan Magsino

Linda Martin

Robert D. Martin

Carin Mead Mascetti

Linda J. Mason

Melissa Dawn McCabe

Edward McCluskey

Deborah W. McIvor

Ali Mehdizadeh

Samer Melhem

Kimberly G. Menefee

Candy Miranda

Shannon M. Mulder-Michaelson

Kenneth Neff

Carlos Enrique Neumann

Monica M. Neumann

Paul K. Nguyen

Ioana Pasca

Jessiciah M. Rabkin

Davinder Singh Ramsingh

Ronak Raval

Lowell W. Reynolds

David Sanner

Emilie Selleck

Nitin Shah

Gary W. Shih

Melinda Sloan

Joseph Soo

Gary R. Stier

Whitney Alison Sullivan-Lewis

Janice Tham

Tarrah Tokishi

Ryan C. Tone

Samuel E. Torres

Mihn Chau Tran

Michele VandenHoven

Rashmi Vandse

Maria Khristina Vibal-Poaster

Linda I. Wat

Mark Wittman

Michelle Woodfin

Secondary faculty

Jose Cesar

Gregory Cheek

Shawn Uraine

John H. Zhang

Emeritus faculty

Martin Allard

Burton A. Briggs