Allan F. Simpao, MD

Allan F. Simpao, MD, is an attending anesthesiologist in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at CHOP.

Areas of Expertise: Pediatric anesthesiology
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA


    Internal Medicine - Lankenau Medical Center, Wynnewood, PA


    Anesthesiology - Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA


    Pediatric Anesthesiology - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Anesthesiology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Anesthesiologist

    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Departments and Services
  • Research Interests

    Anesthesia information management systems
    Pediatric anesthesiology
    Biomedical informatics

  • Publications



    Laje P, Pearson EG, Simpao AF, Rehman MA, Sinclair T, Hedrick HL, Adzick NS, Flake AW. The first 100 infant thoracoscopic lobectomies: Observations through the learning curve and comparison to open lobectomy. J Pediatr Surg. 2015 Jun 3. pii: S0022-3468(15)00369-3. pii: S0022-3468(15)00369-3. doi: 10.1016. Read the abstract.