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Angela Truong, MD

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1994 McGill University, Montreal, QE, Canada, MD, Faculty of Medicine (MD)

Postgraduate Training

7/2000-6/2001 Clinical Fellowship, Pain Management, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX
1/2000-6/2000 Chief Resident & Research Resident, Research Scientist Track, Department of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology, VA Medical Center/University of Miami, Miami, FL
7/1997-6/2000 Clinical Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Miami, Jackson, Memorial Hospital, Miami

Experience/Service

Institutional Committee Activities

Vice-chair, Institutional Review Board 4, 9/2012-present

Honors and Awards

2000 Outstanding Anesthesia Team Chief, University of Miami

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Truong A, Truong D. Retromolar fiberoptic orotracheal intubation in a patient with severe trismus undergoing nasal surgery. Can J Anaesth 58(5):460-3, 2011.
2. Calvillo O, Truong A, Driver L. Botulinum Toxin in the Treatment of Piriformis Syndrome: The Predictive Value of d-Tubocurare. American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 16:102, 3/2001.
3. Krasuski P, Poniecka A , Truong A, Hart A. Epiduroscopic steroid injections in the treatment of chronic low back pain. American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 16:83, 3/2001.
4. Calvillo O, Truong A, Simpson R. Stereotactic radiofrequency dorsal root gangliolysis in the treatment of chronic chest wall pain due to intercostal neuralgia: A description of technique and results of ten cases. American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine 16:99, 3/2001.
5. Truong A, Tessler MJ, Kleiman SJ, Bensimon M. Late operating room starts: Experience with an education trial. Can J Anaesth 43:1233-6, 12/1996. PMID: 8955973.

Book Chapters

1. Truong A, Truong D, Rozner M. Cardiac dysrhythmia. In: Complications in Anesthesiology, 3rd Edition. Ed(s) E Lobato, N Gravenstein, R Kirby. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.
2. Gottumukkala V, Truong A, Truong D. Evaluation of Anesthetic Risks. In: Complications in Anesthesiology, 3rd Edition. Ed(s) E Lobato, N Gravenstein, Kirby R. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.
3. Brown DL, Truong AT. Neurological complications of anesthesia. In: Neurology and General Medicine, 4th Edition. Ed(s) M Aminoff. Churchill Livingston Elseiver, 2008.

Last updated: 6/11/2013