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Anthony                        Yarussi

Anthony T. Yarussi MD

Department of Anesthesiology

Clinical Associate Professor

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1994)
  • Residency, University at Buffalo (1993)
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Millard Fillmore Hospital (1990)
  • MD, University of Miami (1989)
Employment:
  • Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (2009-present)
  • Director of Thoracic Anesthesia, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2007-present)
  • Director of Thoracic Anesthesia, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2007-present)
  • Associate Chief, Surgical Anesthesia, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (2004-present)
  • OR Clinical Director, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1996-present)
  • Staff Anesthesiologist, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1994-present)
  • Staff Anesthesiologist, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1994-present)
  • Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (1996–2009)
  • Director, PACU, Anesthesiology, Roswell Park Cancer Institute (1996–2003)
  • Instructor, Anesthesiology, University at Buffalo (1994–1996)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • January 2001
    A Multi-Modal Rehabilitation Program for Patients Undergoing Radical Prostatectomies
    Astra Zeneca
    Role: Co-Investigator
  • January 2001
    A Multi-Modal Rehabilitation Program for Patients Undergoing Radical Prostatectomies
    Roxane Laboratories Research Grant
    Role: Co-Investigator

Journal Articles:
  • deLeon-Casasola OA, Yarussi AT. Physiopathology of Opioid Tolerance and Clinical Approach to the Opioid Tolerant Patient. Current Review in Pain. 2000; 4.
  • Yarussi AT, Sands RP, Edge SB, Lema MJ, deLeon-Casasola OA. Peripheral Morphine Analgesia for Postoperative Pain Following Axillary Node Dissection for Breast Cancer: A Controlled Randomized Double-Blind Study. Regional Anesthesia. 1999; 24.
  • Sands RP, Yarussi AT, Lema MJ. Postthoractomy syndrome and postherpetic neuralgia. Sem Cardiothoracic, Vac Anesth. 1999; 3(3).
  • Yarussi A, Sands R, Edge SB, Lema MJ, DeLeon-Casasola OA. Evaluation of Peripheral Morphine Analgesia for Lumpectomy and Axillary Node Dissection: A Randomized, Double-Blinded Placebo-Controlled Study.. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 1999; 24(2).
  • Sands R, Yarussi AT. Regional Anesthesia for Bronchoscopy. Techniques in Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. 1998; 2(1).
  • Sands RP, Yarussi AT, deLeon-Casasola OA. Complications and Side Effects Associated with Epidural Bupivacaine/Morphine Analgesia. Acute Pain. 1998; 1.
  • Enhorning G, Yarussi AT, Rao P, Varges I. Increased Airway Resistance Due to Surfactant Dysfunction Can be Alleviated with Aerosol Surfactant. Canadian Journal of Physilogy Pharmacology. 1996; 74.
Books and Book Chapters:
  • deLeon-Casasola OA, Yarussi AT. Cancer Pain. 2008.
  • O‘Leary KA, Yarussi AT, Myers DP. Interpleural Catheters -- indications and techniques. 2001.


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Contact Information

Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Elm and Carlton Streets
Buffalo, NY 14263
Phone: 845-3240
Email: yarussi@buffalo.edu


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