Matthew M. Townsley, MD

Facility
Anesthesia
Academic Title
Professor
Credentials
MD
Gender
Male
County
Jefferson
Secondary Address
619 South 19th Street
JT 845
Birmingham, AL 35249-6810
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Office Phone Number
205-934-7424
Fax
205-996-4489
Undergraduate
Rollins College
Medical School
University of South Florida College of Medicine
Internship
Orlando Health - Internal Medicine
Residency
University of Alabama at Birmingham - Anesthesiology
Fellowship
Emory University - Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
Interests
Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Echocardiography, Medical Education
Certification
The American Board of Anesthesiology, The National Board of Echocardiography (Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography)
Professional Organizations
American Society of Anesthesiologists, Alabama State Society of Anesthesiologists, International Anesthesia Research Society, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, American Society of Echocardiography, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society
Honors and Awards
Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography (FASE), Robert Goodloe McGahey Award for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching (UAB Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, 2015), Teacher of the Year (UAB Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, 2011)
Notable Publications and Presentations
  1. Windsor J, Townsley MM, Briston D, Villablanca PA, Alegria JR, Ramakrishna H. Fontan Palliation for Single-Ventricle Physiology: Perioperative Management for Noncardiac Surgery and Analysis of Outcomes. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Dec;31(6):2296-2303.
  2. Townsley MM, Windsor J, Briston D, Alegria J, Ramakrishna H. Tetralogy of Fallot: Perioperative Management and Analysis of Outcomes. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2019 Feb;33(2):556-565.
  3. Crawford JH, Townsley MM. Steroids for Adult and Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: A Clinical Update. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2019 Jul;33(7):2039-2045.
  4. Addis DR, Townsley MM. Implications of Congenital Coronary Anomalies for the Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist: An Overview of the 2020 American Society of Echocardiography Recommendations for Multimodality Assessment of Congenital Coronary Anomalies. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2020 Sep;34(9):2291-2296.
  5. Kalagara H, Coker B, Gerstein NS, Kukreja P, Deriy L, Pierce A, Townsley MM. Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for the Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2021 Jan 16. Online ahead of print.
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