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Deborah M. Whelan, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Deborah M. Whelan, M.D.

Associate Professor,

Clinical Interests

Trauma Anesthesia, ENT Anesthesia, General Anesthesia

Contact Information

Email: dwhelan@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.S., Loyola University-New Orleans, 1976
  • M.D., LSU School of Medicine-New Orleans, 1990
  • Internship, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1991
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, North Carolina Baptist Hospita, 1994

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology

Memberships

  • North Carolina Medical Society
  • Am Medical Assn
  • Am Soc Of Anesthesiologists
  • Alpha Omega Alpha

NPI Number

  • 1457336299
Deborah M. Whelan, M.D.

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Deborah M. Whelan, M.D.

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Anesthesia; Posture; Intubation, Intratracheal; Obesity, Morbid; Metabolic Syndrome X
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-7020

Email: dwhelan@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

Four peripheral nerve blocks as the primary anesthetic for distal femur replacement in a patient with significant medical comorbidities including systemic anticoagulation [abstract]. Turner JD, Henshaw DS, Whelan DM.. In: Abstracts of the 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2015 Oct 24-28; San Diego (CA). 2015;():MC3295.

Defining laryngoscopy and intubation times using video laryngoscopy in morbid obese patients: visualization, intubation, and issues with oxygenation [abstract]. Keenan R, Cooper RL, Shafi MS, Bhatti NA, Whelan DM, Bryan YF.. In: Abstracts of the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2014 Oct 11-15; New Orleans (LA). 2014;():A1242.

Airway and anesthetic management in patients with laryngeal masses and tumors [abstract]. Patel K, May J, Whelan D, Laxton M, Bryan Y.. Anesth Analg. 2013;116(5 Suppl):S-14.

Airway and anesthetic management in patients with oropharyngeal masses or tumors: devices, techniques, and outcomes [abstract]. Morgan A, May J, Whelan D, Blevins A, Bryan Y.. Anesth Analg. 2013;116(5 Suppl):S-18.

Failures and complications of flexible fiberoptic bronchoscopy under awake/sedation versus general anesthesia [abstract]. Keys K, May J, Whelan D, Calicott RW, Bryan Y.. In: Abstracts of the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2013 Oct 12-16; San Francisco (CA). 2013;():A4104.

Airway and anesthetic management of patients with parotid lesions undergoing surgical resection: a pilot study [abstract]. Morgan A, May J, Calicott RW, Whelan D, Bryan YF.. In: Abstracts of the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2013 Oct 12-16; San Francisco (CA). 2013;():A4147.

The use of conventional laryngoscopy for rescuing failed Glidescope videolaryngoscopy [abstract]. Perini MB, Calicott RW, Whelan D, Bryan YF.. In: Abstracts of the 2013 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2013 Oct 12-16; San Francisco (CA). 2013;():A1111.

Anesthetic management of diagnostic neuroradiology. Whelan DM, Laxton MA, Petrozza PH. In: Newfield P, Cottrell JE, eds. Handbook of neuroanesthesia. 5th ed. Philadelphia: Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams &Wilkins;2012: 315-323.

Using a standardized anesthetic technique for bariatric surgery and its effects on postoperative pain and nausea [abstract]. Voris A, May J, Auman C, Taylor T, Hoke L, Laxton M, Whelan D, Calicott R, Bryan Y.. In: Abstracts of the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2012 Oct 13-17; Washington (DC). 2012;():A1287.

Airway and anesthetic management in super-morbidly obese patients: measuring outcomes of intubation, ventilation, and oxygenation [abstract]. Yaung J, May J, Johnson K, Whelan D, Laxton M, Calicott R, Copeland S, Hoke L, Bryan Y.. In: Abstracts of the 2012 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2012 Oct 13-17; Washington (DC). 2012;():A779.

[Pulmonary arterial catheters] [Spanish]. Whelan DM, Groban L. In: Rodriguez Villar S, ed. [Critical care protocols] [Spanish]. Madrid (Spain): Marban Libros;2011: 335-340.

[Arterial cannulation] [Spanish]. Whelan DM, Groban L. In: Rodriguez Villar S, ed. [Critical care protocols] [Spanish]. Madrid (Spain): Marban Libros;2011: 331-334.

[Central venous access] [Spanish]. Whelan DM, Groban L. In: Rodriguez Villar S, ed. [Critical care protocols] [Spanish]. Madrid (Spain): Marban Libros;2011: 321-324.

Anesthetic and airway management techniques in morbidly obese patients undergoing gastric bypass and banding [abstract]. Bryan YF, May J, Hoke L, Calicott R, Whelan D, Krings E, Fernandez A.. In: Abstracts of the 2011 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA); 2011 Oct 15-19; Chicago (IL). 2011;():A548.

Spinal cord injury. Petrozza PH, Whelan DM, Laxton MA. In: Lobato EB, Gravenstein N, Kirby RR, eds. Complications in anesthesiology. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2008: 387-398.

Anesthetic management of diagnostic neuroradiology. Whelan DM, Laxton MA, Petrozza PH. In: Newfield P, Cottrell JE, eds. Handbook of neuroanesthesia. 4th ed. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins;2007: 314-323.

Diseases of aging that emerge from the metabolic syndrome. Whelan DM, Roy RC.. Anesthesiol Clin. 2006;24(3):599-619.

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Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Clinical Interests

Trauma Anesthesia, ENT Anesthesia, General Anesthesia
Deborah M. Whelan, M.D.

Deborah M. Whelan, M.D.

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

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