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Roxana M. Grasu, M.D.

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

Office Address

The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1400 Holcombe Blvd., Unit 409
Unit Number: 409
Houston, TX 77030
Room Number: FC13.3058
Phone: 713-792-6911
Fax: 713-794-4590
Email: rgrasu@mdanderson.org

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1989 Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie Gr. T. Popa, Romania, Iasi, Romania, MD, Medicine

Board Certifications

4/2005 American Board of Anesthesiology

Experience/Service

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, Division of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, 9/2005-8/2012

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Grasu RM, Costelloe CM, Boddu K. Revisiting Anatomic Landmarks: Lateral Popliteal Approach for Sciatic Nerve Block Based on Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Reg Anesth Pain Med 35(3):227-230, May-Jun, 5/2010. PMID: 20921831.
2. Naghavi M, John R, Naguib S, Siadaty MS, Grasu R, Kurian KC, van Winkle WB, Soller B, Litovsky S, Madjid M, Willerson JT, Casscells W. pH Heterogeneity of human and rabbit atherosclerotic plaques; a new insight into detection of vulnerable plaque. Atherosclerosis 164(1):27-35, 9/2002. PMID: 12119190.
3. Grasu R, Kurian KC, van Winkle B, Snuggs MB, Siadaty S, John R, Naghavi M, Willerson JT, Casscells W. pH heterogeneity of human and rabbit atherosclerotic plaques. Circulation 100(18):542-542, 11/1999.

Book Chapters

1. Grasu R, et. al. Basic Craniotomy for Tumor: Frontal, Parietal, Temporal. In: NeuRecipes. 1, 1st. Ed(s) U Srejic, F DeMonte. Author House: Houston, 15, 2008. ISBN: 978-1-4389-0547-1.
2. Grasu R. Posterior Fossa/Occipital Craniotomy. In: NeuRecipes. 1, 1st. Ed(s) U Srejic, F DeMonte. AuthorHouse: Houston, 38, 2008. ISBN: 978-1-4389-0547-1.

Last updated: 7/18/2014