Paul Stricker, MD

Paul Stricker, MD, is an attending anesthesiologist in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at CHOP.

Areas of Expertise: Anesthesia for craniofacial surgery, Pediatric airway management
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ


    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ


    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ


    The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification


  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Anesthesiologist

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications



    Kraemer FW, Stricker PA, Gurnaney HG, McClung H, Meador MR, Sussman E, Burgess BJ, Ciampa B, Mendelsohn J, Rehman MA, Watcha MF. Bradycardia During Induction of Anesthesia with Sevoflurane in Children with Down Syndrome.  Anesth Analg. 2010 Aug 24. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.

    Gurnaney HG, Kraemer Iii FW, Ganesh A, Wells L. Letter to the editor. J Arthroplasty. 2010 Aug;25(5):836-7. Epub 2010 Apr 21. No abstract available.

    Fiadjoe JE, Stricker PA, Kovatsis P. Blind intubation through the air-Q laryngeal mask in children - a word of caution. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Sep;20(9):900-1. No abstract available.

    Stricker PA, Gurnaney HG, Litman RS. Anesthetic management of children with an anterior mediastinal mass. J Clin Anesth. 2010 May;22(3):159-63. Read the abstract

    Stricker PA, Rizzi MD, Schwartz AJ. Lingual tonsil. Anesthesiology. 2010 Mar;112(3):746. No abstract available.

    Nallasamy S, Davidson SL, Kuhn I, Mills MD, Forbes BJ, Anninger WV, Stricker PA. Simultaneous bilateral intraocular surgery in children. J AAPOS. 2010 Feb;14(1):15-9. Read the abstract

    Kovatsis PG, Fiadjoe JE, Stricker PA. Simple, reliable replacement of pilot balloons for a variety of clinical situations. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Jun;20(6):490-4. Epub 2010 Mar 11. Read the abstract.

    Fiadjoe JE, Stricker PA, Kovatsis P, Isserman RS, Harris B, McCloskey JJ. Initial experience with the air-Q as a conduit for fiberoptic tracheal intubation in infants. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Feb;20(2):205-6. No abstract available. 

    Fiadjoe JE, Stricker PA, McCloskey JJ. Video laryngoscopy in children: more than what meets the eye. Paediatr Anaesth. 2010 Jan;20(1):113-4. No abstract available.

    Fiadjoe J, Stricker P. Pediatric difficult airway management: current devices and techniques. Anesthesiol Clin. 2009 Jun;27(2):185-95. Read the abstract.

    Hackell RS, Held LD, Stricker PA, Fiadjoe JE. Management of the difficult infant airway with the Storz Video Laryngoscope: a case series. Anesth Analg. 2009 Sep;109(3):763-6. Read the abstract.

    Stricker PA, Fiadjoe JE. Glossopharyngeal nerve blocks for awake laryngeal mask insertion in infants: are they necessary? Paediatr Anaesth. 2009 Jul;19(7):711. No abstract available.

    Stricker PA, Petersen C, Fiadjoe JE, McCloskey JJ. Successful treatment of intractable hemorrhage with recombinant factor VIIa during cranial vault reconstruction in an infant. Paediatr Anaesth. 2009 Aug;19(8):806-7. No abstract available.