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Anh-Thuy Nguyen

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

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

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Holcombe Blvd.
Unit Number: Unit 409
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: FC13.2000
Phone: (713) 792-6911
Fax: (713) 745-2956

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1991 University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, MD
1987 Rice University, Houston, TX, BA, Biochemistry

Postgraduate Training

1996 Transplant/CV Anesthesia Fellowship, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX
1992-1995 Anesthesia Residency, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX
1991-1992 Clinical Internship, John Peter Smith Hospital, Fort Worth, TX

Board Certifications

1996 Diplomat, American Board of Anesthesiology
1992 Texas State Board of Medical Examiners Licensure

Honors and Awards

2004 American Society of Anesthesiologists Merit of Excellence Award for Scientific Exhibit, American Society of Anesthesiologists

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Nates JL, Kee S, Nguyen, AT, et al. Critically ill cancer patients are not consistently hypercoagulable after craniotomy. Neurocrit Care 7(3):211-216, 12/2007.
2. Popat K, Nguyen AT, Kowalski A, Daley M, Arens J, Thakar D. Postoperative paraplegia after nonvascular thoracic surgery. The Internet Journal of Anesthesiology, 2004.

Invited Articles

1. Nguyen AT, Popat K. Airway Management Devices and Approaches. Advances in Anesthesia 25:205-232, 2007.
2. Nguyen AT. LMA Found Safe, Effective for Use During Craniotomy for Speech Mapping. Anesthesiology News December, 2000.
3. Nguyen AT. Monitored Anesthesia Care. Internet Journal of Health 1, 2000.


1. Nguyen AT, Ferson D. Laryngeal Mask Airway for Management of Patients Undergoing Craniotomies Requiring Speech Monitoring. ASA October, 2000.

Book Chapters

1. Nguyen AT. Blood Transfusion Infection. In: The 5-Minute Anesthesia Consult. Ed(s) Singh -Radcliff N, Gupta A. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins: Philadelphia, PA, 2012.
2. Nguyen L, Nguyen AT, Ferson DZ. Awake Craniotomy for Tumors of the Speech Areas and Motor Strip. In: NeuRecipes: The MD Anderson Cancer Center Guide to Anesthesia for Neurosurgical Cases. Ed(s) Srejic U, DeMonte F. AuthorHouse: USA, 2008.
3. Horowitz M, Kopitnik T, Nguyen AT, Samson DS. Vertebrobasilar Aneurysms--Midbasilar, Vertebrobasilar Junction, AICA. In: Operative Neurosurgery. Churchill Livingstone, 1031-1042, 2000.

Last updated: 12/2/2014