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Steven Lichtenstein, MD

Job Title Director, Cardiac Anesthesiology, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Job Title Visiting Clinical Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
412-692-5260 Phone
412-692-8658 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1984 Medical College of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


1986 Surgery, University of Minnesota, Hospitals and Clinics, Minneapolis, MN
1988 Anesthesiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA


1989 Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


  • International Anesthesia Research Society    
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists     
  • Society for Critical Care Medicine     
  • Society for Pediatric Anesthesia     
  • Society for Cardiovascular Anesthesia

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology


  • AED Premed Honorary, Arizona b Chapter     
  • AOA Medical Honor Society      
  • National Deans List       
  • Who’s Who in American Colleges & Universities

Research Interests

  • Development of new methods of mechanical cardiopulmonary support for infants and children
  • Use of regional anesthetics in pediatric cardiac surgery
  • Developing “fast track” techniques for pediatric cardiac surgery
  • Develop software & hardware for electronic anesthesia records, intensive care progress records, and office management
  • Develop multimedia computer software for medical student and resident education & evaluation
Last Update
March 2, 2009
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Last Update
March 2, 2009