Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Key Facts

William J Greeley, MD, MBA, Anesthesiologist-in-Chief

Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Service Locations
CHOP Main ORs 21
ORs in 3 Ambulatory Surgery Centers 7
Cardiac ORs 2.5
Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories 2.5

"Traveling" general teams per day to staff:

  • Interventional Radiology, MRI, CT scan, NICU, Sedation Unit, Oncology Day Hospital, GI, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy Lithotripsy, ERCP, PET Scan

"Traveling" cardiac teams per day to staff:

  • Diagnostic areas and 16 Affiliated Hospital NICUs
The Center for Fetal Diagnosis and Treatment:
Obstetric ORs 2
Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) 55 beds
Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) 26 beds
Progressive Care Unit (PCU) 24 beds
Patient Volumes
Total Anesthetics > 33,000
Fetal Surgeries/deliveries > 1,100
Cardiothoracic Anesthesia Service/Cardiac Center ~3,000
Open heart > 600
Closed heart 420
Cardiology (diagnostic and interventional) >1,200
Pain Management Program  
Annual Inpatient Days > 7,000
Annual New Consultations > 1,500
Critical Care Medicine
PICU Annual Patient Days > 17,000
CICU Annual Patient Days > 8,300
Progressive Care Annual Patient Days > 5,700
General Anesthesia Division; Jeffrey M. Feldman MD, Director
Anesthesiology faculty (includes Pain Service) 49
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows 12
Rotating Core Anesthesiology Residents assigned per block 9
CRNAs 12
CRNPs (pre-anesthesia and post-anesthesia patient care) 14
OR Anesthesia Technicians 16
Pain Management Program: F. Wickham Kraemer, MD, Medical Director
Anesthesiology Faculty (MD) 5
PhD Psychologist 1
Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Division; James M. Steven MD, SM, Director
Anesthesiology Faculty (MD) 7
Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellows assigned per block 3
CT Anesthesia Technicians 5
Critical Care Medicine Division; Robert A. Berg, MD, Director
Critical Care Faculty (MD) 33
Fellows in a three-year program 17
Departmental Director of Education: Alan Jay Schwartz, MD MSEd
Total number of trainees annually
Fellows 29
Rotating Anesthesiology Core Residents > 100
Rotating Critical Care Residents 35-40
Rotating Student Nurse Anesthetists 16-18

Research program

Clinical research programs

Basic science research programs

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