Category: Faculty Announcements

Welcome to Dr. Ruchik Sharma

Welcome to Dr. Ruchik Sharma who joined the department as an Associate Professor on April 1, 2019. She will work in the main OR and the Outpatient Surgery Center with a sub-specialty…

Welcome to Dr. Matthew Meyer

Welcome to Dr. Matthew Meyer who joined the department as an Assistant Professor on September 17, 2018. He will work in the ICU, main OR and the Outpatient Surgery Center with a…

Welcome to Dr. Ebony Hilton Buchholz 

Welcome to Dr. Ebony Hilton Buchholz  who joined the department as an Associate Professor on September 1, 2018. She will work in the ICU, main OR and Outpatient Surgery Center with…

Welcome to Dr. Anna Irwin

Welcome to Dr. Anna Irwin  who joined the Pain Management Faculty as a full-time anesthesiologist on April 1, 2018. She was previously worked part-time with the department.

Dr. Reza Salajegheh was named Director of the Acute Pain Service

On March 23, 2018, Dr. Reza Salajegheh was named Director of the Acute Pain Service and the Co-Director of the “Pain Task Force”.

Dr. John Rowlingson Retired

Dr. John Rowlingson, the Cosmo DeFazio Professor of Anesthesiology, retired from the department March 23, 2018. His positive attitude, immense wisdom and presence will be missed.

Dr. George Politis named Co-Director of the Anesthesiology Global Health Leadership Track

In March, 2018 Dr. George Politis was name Co-Director of the Anesthesiology Global Health Leadership Track. He and Dr. Marcel Durieux will share the management responsibilities of the anesthesiology component…

Welcome back Dr. Farnaz Gazoni

After a few years absence, Dr. Gazoni returned to UVA in March as a part-time Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology. She will also be teaching a 4th year SOM course…

Dr. Tim Eng, Dr. Danny Theodore, Board Certified in Neuro Critical Care

Dr. Theodore Dr. Eng Dr. Tim Eng and Dr. Danny Theodore both became board certified in Neuro Critical Care in January 2018.

Dr. Reza Salajegheh – Telemedicine Pain Consult Service

Dr. Reza Salajegheh has begun a Telemedicine Pain Consult Service from the UVA Telehealth Center. Currently he is “seeing” patients via this new medium and consulting with their primary care physician on site…