Mitchell L Weinstein, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Attending Anesthesiologist, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Anesthesiologist, Penn Presbyterian Outpatient Surgery Center
Neuroanesthesia Director, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street, 6 Dulles
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Biochemistry)
City University of New York, 1993.
MD (Doctor of Medicine)
Medical University of South Carolina, 1997.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Orthopedic Anesthesia
Regional Anesthesia
Acute Pain

Description of Research Expertise

Clinical Trial Coordinator

Selected Publications

Rachel Blue, Alexis Gutierrez, Hasan S Ahmad, Maya Alexis, Rachit Kumar, Michael Spadola, Connor Wathen, Mitchell Weinstein, Dmitriy Petrov : Intraoperative Hypotension Is Not Correlated With Acute Kidney Injury During Spinal Fusion Surgery International Journal of Spine Surgery 16(6): 1061-1067, December 2022.

Athena Christakos, MS, MD; Ayah El-Fahmawi, BA; David I Lee, MD; Mitchell L Weinstein, MD : Home is Where the Recovery Is: Same Day Discharge After Robotic-Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy  IARS Annual Meeting 2021 May 2021 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Walls JD, Weinstein ML, Atkins JH: Neuroendocrine Physiology: Fundamentals and Common Syndromes. Essentials of Neurosurgical Anesthesia & Critical Care: Strategies for Prevention, Early Detection, and Successful Management of Perioperative Complications. Brambrink AM, Kirsch JR (eds.). Springer, Page: 15-24, Sep 2016 Notes: Chapter 2.

Mitchell Weinstein, MD: SNACC Periscope Podcast "Anesthetic Neurotoxicity: A Primer – Dr. Jerrold Lerman" Society of Neuroscience, Anesthesia and Critical Care. SNACC, June 2016 Notes:

Weinstein M: Traumatic Brain Injury. Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 4th Edition. Fleisher L, Roizen MF, Roizen JD (eds.). Elsevier, Page: 58, Jun 2016.

Weinstein M: SNACC Periscope Podcast "Brain Death – Eelco Wijdicks, MD" Society of Neuroscience, Anesthesia and Critical Care SNACC, April 2016 Notes:

Borckardt JJ, Reeves ST, Weinstein M, Smith AR, Shelley N, Kozel FA, Nahas Z, Byrne KT, Morgan K, George MS: Significant analgesic effects of one session of postoperative left prefrontal cortex repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation: a replication study. Brain Stimulation 1(2): 122-7, Apr 2008.

Borckardt JJ, Smith AR, Reeves ST, Weinstein M, Kozel FA, Nahas Z, Shelley N, Branham RK, Thomas KJ, George MS: Fifteen minutes of left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation acutely increases thermal pain thresholds in healthy adults. Pain Research and Management: The Journal of the Canadian Pain Society = journal de la société canadienne pour le traitement de la douleur 12(4): 287-90, Winter 2007.

Borckardt JJ, Weinstein M, Reeves ST, Kozel FA, Nahas Z, Smith AR, Byrne TK, Morgan K, George MS: Postoperative left prefrontal repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation reduces patient-controlled analgesia use. Anesthesiology 105(3): 557-62, Sep 2006.

Weinstein M, Borckardt JJ, Reeves ST, Barry A, Byrne TK, Morgan, KA: Effects of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation on postoperative pain: a preliminary study. International Anesthesia Research Society May 2006.

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