Lenard W. Babus, MD

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Lenard W. Babus, MD, is an attending anesthesiologist in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai


The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY


Anesthesiology, The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY


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

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Anesthesiologist

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Departments and Services




Babus, L.W., Gainsburg, D. Dynamic tracheobronchial compression in the steep Trendelenburg position with pneumoperitoneum for robotic-assisted cystectomy: A case report. Anesthesia and Analgesia Practice. 14(1), 18–20. 2020.


Pool C., Kass J., Spivack J., Nahumi N., Khan M., Babus L.W., Teng M., Genden E., Miles B. Increased surgical site infection rates following Clindamycin use in head and neck free tissue transfer. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 154(2), 272-278. 2016.

Posters and Presentations


Babus, L.W., Drum, E., Gurnaney, H.G., McClung, H.A., Subramanyam, R., Does Universal Testing for COVID-19 Infection in Children Conserve Perioperative Personal Protective Equipment? Poster Presentation, American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting, 2020.


Babus, L.W., Guy, S. Jet Ventilation in a Patient with a Retropharyngeal Abscess and Recent Cardiac Arrest. Poster Presentation, American Society of Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, 2017, Boston, MA.

Awards and Honors

2019, Outstanding Resident Citizenship Award in Anesthesiology, The Mount Sinai Hospital

Leadership and Memberships

American Society of Anesthesiologists, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, American Medical Association