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Sean Wayne Dobson, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Sean Wayne Dobson, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor,

Clinical Interests

Regional Anesthesia

Contact Information

Email: sdobson@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Georgia Institute of Technology, 1996
  • Ph.D., University of Southern Alabama College of Medicine, 2001
  • M.D., WFU School of Medicine, 2005
  • Internship, Medicine, Moses H Cone Mem Hosp, 2006
  • Residency, Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, 2009
  • Fellowship, Anesthesiology, Duke University, 2010

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology

Memberships

  • Am Soc Of Anesthesiologists
  • Am Soc Of Regional Anesthesia

NPI Number

  • 1750557484
Sean Wayne Dobson, M.D., Ph.D.

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Sean Wayne Dobson, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Traumatic; Blood Patch, Epidural; Decompressive Craniectomy; Manometry; Surgical Flaps
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-4498

Email: sdobson@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Placement of stimulating epidural catheter for a patient with large scapular sarcoma: a case report. Turner JD, Dobson SW, Weller RS, Lack CM, Henshaw DS.. A A Case Rep. 2018;10(3):53-56.

Intravenous dexamethasone fails to prolong psoas compartment block when assessed by objective pinprick sensory testing: a prospective, randomised, dose-dependent, placebo-controlled equivalency trial. Turner JD, Dobson SW, Weller RS, Russell GB, Henshaw DS.. Br J Anaesth. 2018;120(2):308-316.

The effect of regional anesthesia on oncologic outcomes after resection of colorectal hepatic metastases. Garland M, Addis D, Russell G, Clark C, Levine E, Howerton R, Votanopoulos K, Dobson S, Shen P.. Am Surg. 2018;84(1):E29-E32.

Perineural dexamethasone successfully prolongs adductor canal block when assessed by objective pinprick sensory testing: a prospective, randomized, dose-dependent, placebo-controlled equivalency trial. Turner JD, Henshaw DS, Weller RS, Jaffe JD, Edwards CJ, Reynolds JW, Russell GB, Dobson SW.. J Clin Anesth. 2018;48():51-57.

Single-injection adductor canal block with multiple adjuvants provides equivalent analgesia when compared with continuous adductor canal blockade for primary total knee arthroplasty: a double-blinded, randomized, controlled, equivalency trial. Turner JD, Dobson SW, Henshaw DS, Edwards CJ, Weller RS, Reynolds JW, Russell GB, Jaffe JD.. J Arthroplast. 2018;():.

Systemic dexamethasone and peripheral nerve blocks: what we thought we knew [abstract]. Turner J, Dobson S, Henshaw D.. In: Abstracts of the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine (ASRA); 2017 Apr 6-8; San Francisco (CA). 2017;():3391.

An evaluation of ultrasound-guided adductor canal blockade for postoperative analgesia after medial unicondylar knee arthroplasty. Henshaw DS, Jaffe JD, Reynolds JW, Dobson S, Russell GB, Weller RS.. Anesth Analg. 2016;122(4):1192-1201.

Epidural blood patch using manometry for sinking skin flap syndrome. Turner JD, Farmer JL, Dobson SW.. A A Case Rep. 2016;6(11):355-357.

Electronic procedural consent templates for acute pain procedures [abstract]. Weller RS, Henshaw D, Jaffe JD, Reynolds JW, Dobson S.. In: Abstracts of the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine (ASRA); 2016 Mar 31-Apr 2; New Orleans (LA). 2016;():1415.

Electrical stimulation to confirm placement of a thoracic epidural catheter in an intubated sicu patient [abstract]. Kim ST, Dobson SW, Discepola PJ.. In: Abstracts of the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2016 Oct 22-26; Chicago (IL). 2016;():MC2387.

Localization of thoracic epidural catheters: correlation between level of insertion, motor simulation, and radiographic catheter level [abstract]. Dobson S, Neal K, Lack C, Henshaw D, Weller R.. In: Abstracts of the 14th Annual ASRA Pain Medicine Meeting; 2015 May 14-16; Las Vegas (NV). 2015;():A329.

Epidural blood patch using epidural manometry for the treatment of a patient presenting with the syndrome of triphened or sunken skin flap syndrome [abstract]. Turner JD, Dobson S.. In: Abstracts of the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2015 Oct 24-28; San Diego (CA). 2015;():MC1289.

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Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests

Regional Anesthesia
Sean Wayne Dobson, M.D., Ph.D.

Sean Wayne Dobson, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

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