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

Research Interest

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


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

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
The Relationship between patient risk factors and early versus late postoperative emetic symptoms
White PF, Sacan O, Nuangchamnong N, Sun T, Eng M Anesthesia Analgesia 2008 107 459-63
Body, eye, and chorioallantoic vessel growth are not dependent upon cardiac output level in day 3-4 chicken embryos
Burggren W, Khorrami S, Pinder A, Sun T Am J Physiol Regul Integr Comp Physiol 2004 6 287 R1399-406


Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Anesthesia for Orthopedic Surgery. In Basic Clinical Anesthesia

Moon TS, Aleshi P (2014). New York, Springer

Advances in trauma anesthesia.. In Advances in Anesthesia

Sappenfield JW, Moon TS. (2016). Philadelphia, Elsevier

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

Moon, TS (2017). Philadelphia, Elsevier

Honors & Awards

  • D Magazine Best Doctors
    Annual Award Selected By Peer Recognition (2020)
  • D Magazine Best Doctors
    Annual Award Selected By Peer Recognition (2019)
  • 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)
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Carolyn L. Kuckein Research Award Recipient

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Trauma Anesthesia Society (2020)
  • Association of University Anesthesiologists (2019)
  • International Society for the Perioperative Care of Obese Patients (2016)
  • National Board of Echocardiography, Diplomate (2014)
  • Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (2012)
  • International Anesthesia Research Society (2009)
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (2008)