William T. O'Byrne

William T. O'Byrne, MD
Assistant Professor

Dr. O'Byrne can be reached at 205.934.4699 or wto3md@uab.edu.

Clinical Subspecialty and Area(s) of Interest

  • Critical Care Anesthesiology


Education and Degrees

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham, B.A., 1993
  • University of South Alabama, M.D. 1997


Awards and Honors

  • Rural Medicine Summer Fellowship, University of South Alabama College of Medicine
  • Class President, University of South Alabama College of Medicine
  • Member, LCME Accreditation Site Visit Committee, University of South Alabama College of Medicine


Professional Societies

  • American College of Physicians - American Society of Internal Medicine
  • New Mexico Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • Tennessee Society of Anesthesioalogists
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Society of Simulation in Healthcare

Recent Publications

  • O'Byrne W. Adding Clevidipine to Your Formulary:  The Case Against. ASCCA Interchange. January 2008.
  • O'Byrne, WT III, Weavind L, Selby J. The science and economics of improve clinical communication.  Anesthesiology Clin 26 (4); December 2008. pp 729-744.
  • Gregory SA, O'Byrne WT 3rd, Fan P.  Infected cardiac mxyoma. Echocardiography. 21 (1); January 2004. pp 65-67.
  • O'Byrne WT, Terndrup TT, Kiefe CI, Weissman NW.  A primer on bioterrorism for the clinician (part 2). Johns Hopkins Advanced Studies in Medicine. 3 (4); April 2003. pp 75-86. (www.jhasim.com)
  • O'Byrne WT, Terndrup TT, Kiefe CI, Weissman NW.  A primer on bioterrorism for the clinician (part 1). Johns Hopkins Advanced Studies in Medicine. 3 (3); March 2003. pp 157-67. (www.jhasim.com)