Moore Tom2


Division: Multispecialty Anesthesia

Contact Information: or 205-996-7025

Clinical Interests: 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

For the most recent list of publications, please see PubMed.

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.