Welcome to the Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

The Division of Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology includes six faculty with subspecialty experience including fellowship training or its equivalent in adult cardiothoracic anesthesiology. All are certified by the National Board of Echocardiography in Perioperative Echocardiography. The division has generated several publications this academic year in notable journals. Our fellowship program has been in existence since 2004 and has graduated nearly 30 fellows.

 

Jeff Green, M.D.

Jeff Green, M.D.

Associate Professor

Jeff Green, M.D.

Jeff Green, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesia

Vice Chair; Assistant Medical Director for Performance Improvement;
Boyan-Keenan Professor of Anesthesia Safety

Email: jeffrey.green@vcuhealth.org

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Mark Nelson, M.D., M.Ed.

Mark Nelson, M.D., M.Ed.

Associate Professor

Mark Nelson, M.D., M.Ed.

Mark Nelson, M.D., M.Ed.

Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Chief, Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Phone: 804-628-0282

Fax: 804-628-4557

Email: mark.nelson@vcuhealth.org

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Nirvik Pal, MBBS, MD, 
FASE

Nirvik Pal, MBBS, MD, FASE

Associate Professor

Nirvik Pal, MBBS, MD, 
FASE

Nirvik Pal, MBBS, MD, FASE

Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Fellowship Director, Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Email: nirvik.pal@vcuhealth.org

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Aaron Lim, M.D.

Aaron Lim, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Aaron Lim, M.D.

Aaron Lim, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Email: aaron.lim@vcuhealth.org

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W. Paul Murphy, M.D.

W. Paul Murphy, M.D.

Associate Professor

W. Paul Murphy, M.D.

W. Paul Murphy, M.D.

Associate Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Director of Patient Safety and Quality Improvement
Undergraduate: B.S. (University of Maryland, MD)
Graduate: M.D. (Wake Forest University School of Medicine, NC)
Residency: Anesthesiology (North Carolina Baptist Hospitals, NC)
Interests: Quality Improvement, International Anesthesia Care, Ultrasound/ TEE, and Medical Technology

Email: william.p.murphy@vcuhealth.org

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Pranav R. Shah, M.D.

Pranav R. Shah, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Pranav R. Shah, M.D.

Pranav R. Shah, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Graduate: B.S.-Biology (University of Rochester, Rochester, NY)
Graduate: M.D. (University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh PA)
Residency: Anesthesiology (University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh PA)
Fellowship: Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology (Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN)
Fellowship: Critical Care Medicine (Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN)
Interests: Point-of-Care Ultrasound, Perioperative Organ Dysfunction, Critical Care Medicine, Cardiothoracic Anesthesia

Email: pranav.shah@vcuhealth.org

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Eric Worrall, D.O.

Eric Worrall, D.O.

Assistant Professor

Eric Worrall, D.O.

Eric Worrall, D.O.

Assistant Professor

Department of Anesthesiology

Medical Education: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: VCU Health System Anesthesiology
Fellowship: Adult Cardiothoracic VCU Health system

Fax: 804-828-8300

Email: eric.worrall@vcuhealth.org

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