Thomas Michael Halaszynski MD, DMD, MBA

Associate Professor of Anesthesiology; Director, Urologic Perioperative & Adult Anesthesia; Assoc. Director, PAT

Departments & Organizations

Anesthesiology: Perioperative & Adult Anesthesiology: Orthopaedic & Regional Anesthesiology; Pre-Admission Testing; Regional Anesthesiology | Regional Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Regional Anesthesia/Analgesia; Perioperative Pain Medicine; Acute Postoperative Pain Management; Multimodal Anesthesia/Analgesia; Peripheral Nerve Blockade Techniques; Local Anesthetics; Cognitive Influences of Regional/General Anesthesia and Analgesia; Obstetrical Anesthesia/Analgesia; Neurologic Effects of Regional Anesthesia/Analgesia


  • D.M.D., Temple University, 1985
  • M.D., Universities College of Medicine, Ohio, 1993
  • M.B.A., University of New Haven, 2002

Selected Publications

  • Perioperative pain management in hip and knee replacement surgery. Barrington JW, Halaszynski TM, Sinatra RS, Expert Working Group On Anesthesia And Orthopaedics Critical Issues In Hip And Knee Replacement Arthroplasty FT. Am J Orthop. 2014 Apr;43(4 Suppl):S1-S16.
  • Perioperative multimodal anesthesia using regional techniques in the aging surgical patient. Nordquist D, Halaszynski TM. Pain Res Treat. 2014;2014:902174. doi: 10.1155/2014/902174. Epub 2014 Jan 20. Review.
  • Influences of the aging process on acute perioperative pain management in elderly and cognitively impaired patients. Halaszynski T. Ochsner J. 2013;13(2):228-47.


Latest News


Edit Profile