Michael Frölich, M.D., M.S.

Froelich Michael
Associate Professor

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205-934-4704

Clinical Subspecialty and Area(s) of Interest

·          Obstetric Anesthesia

·          Pain Medicine

Education and Degrees

·         University of Florida, MS in Clinical Instigation, 2004

·         University of Vienna Austria, Europe, Medical Doctor, 1988

·         University of Munich, Internship in Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, 1990

·         Emory University, Anesthesiology Residency, 1995

·         Harvard University, Fellowship in Obstetric Anesthesiology, 1996

Awards and Honors

·         Anesthesia History Association, David M. Little Award (Honorable Mention) for essay, "Pioneers in Epidural Needle Design"

·         Marquis Who's Who in America

·         Wood Library-Museum of Anesthesiology, Research Fellowship 

·         Scientist, Center for Development of Functional Imaging (CDFI) 2006

Professional Societies

·         American Society of Anesthesiologists

·         European  Academy of Anesthesiologists

·         Florida Society of Anesthesiologists

·         International Anesthesia Research Society

·         Society for Neuroscience

Recent Publications

·         Frölich MA, Gibby G, Mahla ME. Thromboelastography to assess coagulation in the thrombocytopenic parturient. Can J Anaesth. 2003 Oct;50(8):853

·         Frölich MA, Janelle GM. Postoperative atelectasis after one-lung ventilation with the Univent tube in a child. J Clin Anesth. 2003 Mar;15(2):159-63

·         Sidi A, Froelich MA. Inadvertent epidural injection of ephedrine in labor. J Clin Anesth. 2004 Feb;16(1):74-6

·         Frölich MA. High incidence of myocardial ischemia during postpartum hemorrhage or poor management of hemorrhagic shock? Anesthesiology. 2004 Oct;101(4):1037; author reply 1037-8

·         Frölich MA, Price DD, Robinson ME, Shuster JJ, Theriaque DW, Heft MW.  The effect of propofol on thermal pain perception. Anesth Analg. 2005 Feb;100(2):481-6.

·         Frölich MA, Dennis DM, Shuster JA, Melker RJ. Precision and bias of target controlled propofol infusion for sedation. Br J Anaesth. 2005 Apr;94(4):434-7

·         Fujita S, Hemming AW, Fujikawa T, Reed AI, Howard RJ, Langham MR Jr, Kays DW, Froelich MA, Kushihata F, Watanabe J.  Expanded efficacy and indication of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for preoperative pulmonary bleeding on pediatric cadaveric orthotopic liver transplantation. Transplantation. 2005 Jun 15;79(11):1637

·         Frölich MA, Burchfield DJ, Euliano TY, Caton D. A single dose of fentanyl and midazolam prior to Cesarean section have no adverse neonatal effects. Can J Anaesth. 2006 Jan;53(1):79-85