The Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Department of Anesthesiology
The Department of Anesthesiology

Andrew Allison, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Anesthesiology


Education and Post-Graduate Training

  • Undergraduate Degree
    B.A., Southwestern University, Georgetown, Texas, 2002
  • Medical Degree
    M.D., The University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, 2006
  • Internship
    Internal Medicine, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, 2006–2007
  • Residency
    Anesthesiology, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, Texas, 2007–2010
  • Fellowship
    Cardiovascular Anesthesia, Texas Heart Institute at St. Luke’s Episcopal Hospital/Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, 2010–2011

Organizations

  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • American Medical Association
  • Texas Medical Association
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiology

Research

  • “The Current Expectations for Newborns Undergoing the Arterial Switch Operation.” Faculty advisor: Dr. Charles Fraser; Texas Children’s Hospital, Division of Congenital Heart Surgery, Houston TX, May–June 2003, published in the Annals of Surgery
  • “Endpoint Resuscitation and Perioperative Fluid Therapy of Burn Injured Patients.” Faculty advisor: Dr. Michael Kinsky; Resuscitation Research Laboratory, Department of Anesthesiology, UTMB and Shriners Burns Hospital, Galveston, Texas, July–August 2005

Publications

  • Dibardino, Daniel J. MD; Allison, Andrew E. BS; Vaughn, William K. PhD; McKenzie, E Dean MD; Fraser, Charles D. Jr. MD; “Current Expectations for Newborns Undergoing the Arterial Switch Operation” Annals of Surgery Volume 239(5), May 2004, © 2004 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc

Presentations

  • “Why Epidurals Do Not Always Work: A General Review”
    Presented at Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital to Anesthesiology Staff, March 2009
  • “Perioperative Beta-Blocker Therapy and Mortality after Major Noncardiac Surgery”
    Presented at Cardiovascular Anesthesiology Journal Club, January 2009
  • “Pediatric Laryngospasm”
    Presented at Pediatric Journal Club, January 2009
  • “Fluid Resuscitation: A Review of Current Considerations”
    Dr. Michael Kinsky Research presentation, Shriners Burns Hospital, November 2005
  • “Chronic Pelvic Pain”
    Presented to OB/GYN faculty and medical students, September 2004
  • “Current Expectations for Newborns Undergoing the Arterial Switch Operation”
    Research presentation at the Southern Surgical Society Meeting, November 2003

Faculty Biography

Andrew Allison, M.D.
  • Andrew Allison, M.D.
    Assistant Professor
  • Department of Anesthesiology
    Cardiovascular Anesthesiology
  • The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
    6431 Fannin Street, MSB 5.020
    Houston, Texas 77030
  • telephone: (713) 500-6200
    fax: (713) 500-6208
    e-mail: Andrew.E.Allison@uth.tmc.edu
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