Education

Medical School
UT Southwestern Medical School (2008)
Internship
Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas (2009), Internal Medicine
Residency
UCSF Medical Center (2012), Anesthesiology

Research Interest

  • Anesthesia for Morbidly Obese Patients
  • Difficult Airway Management
  • Thoracic Anesthesia
  • Transfusion Medicine, Massive Transfusion Protocols
  • Trauma Anesthesia

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Improving the quality of the operating room to intensive care unit handover at an urban teaching hospital through a bundled intervention.
Moon TS, Gonzales MX, Woods AP, Fox PE J Clin Anesth 2016 Jun 31 5-12
Body mass index and outcomes of in-hospital ventricular tachycardia and ventricular fibrillation arrest.
Ogunnaike BO, Whitten CW, Minhajuddin A, Melikman E, Joshi GP, Moon TS, Schneider PM, Bradley SM Resuscitation 2016 Jun 105 156-160
Are morbidly obese patients suitable for ambulatory surgery?
Moon TS, Joshi GP Curr Opin Anaesthesiol 2016 Feb 29 1 141-5
A Mnemonic to facilitate the handover from the operating room to intensive care unit: ?I PUT PATIENTS FIRST"
Moon TS, Gonzales MX, Woods AP J Anesth Clin Res 2015 545 6 R1-4
Anesthetic Management and Challenges in the Pregnant Patient
Tiffany Sun Moon MD, Joshua Sappenfield MD Curr Anesthesiol Rep 2015
Biphasic change of progenitor proliferation in dentate gyrus after single dose of isoflurane in young adult rats.
Lin N, Moon TS, Stratmann G, Sall JW J Neurosurg Anesthesiol 2013 Jul 25 3 306-10
A survey of education and confidence level among graduating anesthesia residents with regard to selected peripheral nerve blocks.
Moon TS, Lim E, Kinjo S BMC Anesthesiol 2013 Jul 13 1 16
Perioperative versus postoperative celecoxib on patient outcomes after major plastic surgery procedures.
Sun T, Sacan O, White PF, Coleman J, Rohrich RJ, Kenkel JM Anesth. Analg. 2008 Mar 106 3 950-8, table of contents

Books

Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Methemoglobinemia. In Essence of Anesthesia Practice, 4th ed.

Moon, TS (2017). Philadelphia, Elsevier

Honors & Awards

  • Dennis F. Landers, MD, PhD Teaching Award
    Annually awarded to one faculty member who consistently demonstrates enthusiasm for teaching residents (2014)
  • Parkland Hospital Circles of Life Award Recipient
    Award given to the faculty physician who most exemplifies compassion, integrity, respect, collaboration, leadership, excellence, and stewardship, as voted on by the Parkland staff. (2014)
  • Parkland Hospital Circles of Life Award Recipient
    Award given to the faculty physician who most exemplifies compassion, integrity, respect, collaboration, leadership, excellence, and stewardship, as voted on by the Parkland staff. (2013)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
    (2008)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L. Kuckein Research Award Recipient
    (2005)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • International Society for the Perioperative Care of Obese Patients (2016)
  • Society for Airway Management (2016)
  • National Board of Echocardiography, Diplomate (2014)
  • Trauma Anesthesia Society (2014)
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (2012)
  • International Anesthesia Research Society (2009)
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (2008)