Professor and Vice Chair


Clinical Subspecialty and Area(s) of Interest

·         Neuroanesthesia

·         Spinal Cord Protection during Surgical Procedure

·         Intracranial Aneurysm Surgery

·         Anesthesia for Awake Craniotomies

Education and Degrees

·         Jefferson Medical College, Medical Doctor, 1984

·         Naval Hospital Portsmouth , Surgery Internship, 1985

·         Albert Einstein Medical Center, Surgery Residency, 1989

·         University of Florida, Anesthesiology Residency, 1994

·         University of Florida, Neurosurgical Anesthesia Fellowship, 1995

Awards and Honors

·         Best Doctors in America

·         Selected by Residents as one of Top Ten Teaching Faculty in Department of Anesthesiology

·         Selected by Medical Students as one of Top Three Teaching Faculty in Department of Anesthesiology

·         Top Ten Teachers of the Year Award, UAB, Department of Anesthesiology.

·         America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals

Professional Societies

·         Florida Society of Anesthesiologists

·         American Society of Anesthesiologists

·         Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care

·         Medical Association of the State of Alabama

·         Alabama Society of Anesthesiologists

·         Jefferson County Medical Society

·         Society for Clinical Translational Science

Recent Publications

·         Todd MM, Hindman BJ, Clark WR, Tormer JC.  For the Intraoperative Hypothermia for Aneurysm Surgery Trial (IHAST) Investigators:  Mild Hypothermia during surgery for intracranial aneurysm. N Eng Jour Med, 2005, Jan 352(2) 135-45

·         Moore TA 2nd, Markert JM, Knowlton RC.  Dexmedetomidine as rescue drug during awake craniotomy for cortical motor mapping and tumor resection.  Anesth Analg. 2006 May;102(5):1556-8

·          Matz PG, Moore TA, Wolff IVCL, Hadley MN.  Cervical Spinal Kyphotic Deformity.  Spinal Surgery, 20 (2):77-85, 2006

·         Moore TA, Wolff CL, Hadley MN. Blood Loss during Thoracolumbar Stabilization and Fusion. Final Report. Anesthesiology 2006; 105:A60

·         Moore TA, Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt.  In "Essence of Anesthesia Practice".  Fleisher LA, Rozier MF, eds.  Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2011, 566.

·         Moore TA, Awake Craniotomy for Mapping and Surgery in the Eloquent Cortex.  In "Anesthesiology:  Problem Oriented Patient Management".  Yao F, Malhotra V, Fontes M, eds.  7th Edition, Lippincott Williams, Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2011, Chapter 18.