Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

  • Addis, Dylan, M.D.

    thumbnail Addis DylanClinical Instructor
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow

    Clinical Interests
    Structural heart disease and the perioperative care and imaging guidance of minimally invasive or percutaneous interventions for valvular disease; extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and mechanical circulatory support

    Research Interests 

    Preeclampsia and cardiovascular disease, cardiovascular and pulmonary injury after chemical agent exposure, and perioperative echocardiography for structural heart interventions


  • Balabanoff-Acosta, Christian, M.D.

    No Image Assistant Professor 


  • Berkowitz, Dan E., MB BCh

    Berkowitz Dan EJPGAlfred Habeeb Professor and Chair

    Clinical Interests
    Critical care medicine, pathobiology of vascular dysfunction


  • Coker, Bradley, M.D.

    Coker BradAssociate Professor
    Associate Medical Director, UH CICU

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine, Transthoracic and Transesophageal Echocardiography, Perioperative Ultrasound

  • Gohar, M.D., Moheb

    MGohar Assistant Professor
    Critical Care Medicine and Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
    Associate Program Director, Critical Care Anesthesiology Fellowship

    Research and Clinical Interests

    Transesophageal echocardiography, mechanical circulatory support, medical education and mentorship

  • John, Sonia, M.D.

    Juan Restrepo Cardenas Assistant Professor 

    Clinical Interests
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine

  • Kezar, Edwin, M.D.

    KezarAssistant Professor

    Clinical Interests
    Helping residents obtain knowledge and comfort with TEE while rotating on the CV service

  • McKinney, Adam, M.D.

    Brittney RichardsonAssistant Professor 

    Clinical Interests
    Cardiothoracic anesthesia, transesophageal echocardiography, biomedical ethics


  • Meers, Brad, M.D., FASE

    Meers BradAssociate Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Clinical interests: Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Regional Anesthesia, Organ Transplantation

  • Mladinov, Domagoj, M.D., Ph.D.

    Mladinov DomAssistant Professor

    Clinical Interests
    Critical care medicine and cardiothoracic anesthesia 

  • Nooli, Nishankkumar, M.D.

    7C08BB16 5CA0 4389 B383 414F3BE31714Assistant Professor

    Research and Clinical Interests
    Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, 2D and 3D Transesophageal Echocardiography, Heart Transplantation 

  • Restrepo Cardenas, Juan C., M.D.

    Juan Restrepo Cardenas Assistant Professor 

     Clinical Interests
    cardiothoracic anesthesia, TEE, structural heart disease interventions

  • Seay, Theresa, M.D.

    Theresa TheresaAssistant Professor 


  • Tuck, Benjamin, M.D.

    Tuck-BenAssociate Professor
    Vice-Chair and Director, Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

    Research and Clinical Interests
    cardiothoracic anesthesia

  • Zaky, Ahmed, M.D., MPH


    Professor, Associate Vice Chair for Cardiac Anesthesia Quality and Safety
    Research and Clinical Interests
    Critical Care Medicine; Cardiothoracic Anesthesia; Echocardiography