Christopher A. Troianos, MD FASE FASA

Christopher A. Troianos, MD FASE FASA is Professor and Chair of the Anesthesiology Institute of the Cleveland Clinic and Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University.  Dr. Troianos has earned a national and international reputation as a cardiac anesthesiologist and echocardiographer, authored numerous peer-reviewed publications, the textbook, Anesthesia for the Cardiac Patient, and has been invited to speak at numerous national and international scientific conferences.

Dr. Troianos participated in the development of training and quality improvement guidelines for perioperative TEE, and was the lead author for the SCA/ASE’s practice guidelines for ultrasound guided vascular access.  A member of the exam writing committee of the Advanced PTE for years, he now serves on the critical care echocardiography certification committee for the National Board of Echocardiography (NBE).

Dr. Troianos is Immediate Past President of the Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, President-Elect of the NBE, and Chairs the American Society of Anesthesiologists’s (ASA) Committee on Economics.