Kha Tran, MD

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Kha Tran, MD, is Clinical Director of the Fetal Anesthesia Team and an attending anesthesiologist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Phone: 215-590-1858

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Internship

Albert Einstein Medical Center of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Fellowship

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

American Board of Anesthesiology, 2005

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Director, Fetal Anesthesia Team

Attending Anesthesiologist

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

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2020

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.

2016

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.

2010

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.