Kha Tran, MD

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Kha Tran, MD, is an attending anesthesiologist with the Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Phone: 215-590-1858

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD


Albert Einstein Medical Center of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA


Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD


The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Anesthesiology – American Board of Anesthesiology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Anesthesiologist

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

Departments and Services




Lin EE, Nelson O, Isserman RS, Henderson AA, Rintoul NE, Lioy J, Javia LR, Tran KM, Fiadjoe JE. Management of neonatal difficult airway emergencies in the delivery room. Paediatr Anaesth. 2020;30(5):544-551. doi:10.1111/pan.13859

Fetal Anesthesia: Intrauterine Therapies and Immediate Postnatal Anesthesia for Noncardiac Surgical Interventions. Nelson O, Simpao AF, Tran KM, Lin EE. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol. 2020 Jun;33(3):368-373. doi: 10.1097/ACO.0000000000000862. Read more here.


Lin EE, Moldenhauer JS, Tran KM, Cohen DE, Adzick NS. Anesthetic Management of 65 Cases of Ex Utero Intrapartum Therapy: A 13-Year Single-Center Experience. Anesth Analg. 2016 Aug;123(2):411-7. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000001385. Read abstract.


Tran KM, Johnson MP, Almeida-Chen GM, Schwartz AJ. The Fetus as Patient. Anesthesiology. 2010 Jul 6. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. Read abstract.

Tran KM. Anesthesia for fetal surgery. Semin Fetal Neonatal Med. 2010 Feb;15(1):40-5. Epub 2009 Jun 21. Review. Read abstract.