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Stewart Jay Lustik, M.D., M.B.A.

Stewart Jay Lustik, M.D., M.B.A.

Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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About Me

Certified Specialties

Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology

Faculty Appointments

Professor - Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine (SMD)


Residency & Fellowship

Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Rochester Medical Center. 1991 - 1993

Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Rochester Medical Center. 1988 - 1991


MD | University of Rochester School of Medicine/Dentistry. 1988


Ronald A. Gabel, MD Award for Teaching Excellence. 2003 - 2004

Teacher of the Year,. 1994 - 1995

Pi Tau Sigma.


Journal Articles

Was COVID-19 Associated with Worsening Inequities in Stroke Treatment and Outcomes?

Glance, ...Lustik, et al.

JAHA. 2023; .

Insurance-Based Disparities in ECMO Utilization and Outcomes for Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Glance, ...Lustik, et al.

Anesthesiology. 2023; .

COVID-19 Spillover and Associated Inequities in Acute Myocardial Infarction Treatment and Outcomes

Laurent G. Glance, MD, Karen E. Joynt Maddox, Jingjing Shang, PhD, Patricia W. Stone, Stewart J. Lustik, MD, Peter W. Knight,Andrew W. Dick,;.

JAMA. 2023; .

Optimum Call Distribution: Market based approach

Stewart J. Lustik, MD, MBA,FASA, David H Stern MD, Michael P Eaton MD, FASA.

Anesth Analg. 2022; 135.

Endotracheal Tube Cuff Overinflation Leading to Hypoxic Cardiac Arrest: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Sulovari A, Laserna A, Lustik S, Pyne S.

Cureus. 2022; 14(8): e27610.

Association Between the COVID-19 Pandemic and Insurance-Based Disparities in Mortality after Major Surgery among US Adults

Glance LG, Dick AW, Shippey E, McCormick PJ, Dutton R, Stone PW, Shang J, Lustik SJ, Lander HL, Gosev I, Maddox KEJ.

JAMA. 2022; 1(5): 7.

Association between the Covid-19 pandemic and disparities in access to major surgery in the U.S

Glance LG, Chandrasekar EK, Shippey E, Stone PW, Dutton R, McCormick PJ, Shang J, Lustik SJ, Wu IY, Eaton MP, Dick AW.

JAMA. 2022; 2(5): 5.

Association Between the Physician Quality Score in the Merit-Based Incentive Payment System and Hospital Performance in Hospital Compare in the First Year of the Program

Glance, LG; Thirukumaran, CP; Feng, C; Lustik, SJ; Dick, AW.

JAMA Netw Open. 2021; 4(8): e2118449.

Impact of medicaid expansion on disparities in revascularization in patients hospitalized with acute myocardial infarction.

Glance, LG; Thirukumaran, CP; Shippey, E; Lustik, SJ; Dick, AW.

PLoS One. 2020; 15(12): e0243385.

Glance, LG; Faden, E; Dutton, RP; et al.

Impact of Choice of Risk Model in Perioperative Guidelines:

In Response

Glance, LG; Dutton, RP; Feng, C; Li, Y; Lustik, SJ; Dick, AW.

Anesth Analg. 2018; 127(2): e34-e35.

Variability in Case Durations for Common Surgical Procedures.

Glance, LG; Dutton, RP; Feng, C; Li, Y; Lustik, SJ; Dick, AW.

Anesthesia and analgesia. 2018; 126(6): 2017-2024.

Impact of the Choice of Risk Model for Identifying Low-risk Patients Using the 2014 American

Glance, LG; Faden, E; Dutton, RP; Lustik, SJ; Li, Y; Eaton, MP; Dick, AW.

College of Cardiology/American Heart Association Perioperative Guidelines. Anesthesiology. 2018; 129(5): 889-900.

Outcomes are Worse in US Patients Undergoing Surgery on Weekends Compared With Weekdays.

Glance LG, Osler T, Li Y, Lustik SJ, Eaton MP, Dutton RP, Dick AW

Medical care.. 2016 June 54 (6):608-15. Epub 1900 01 01.

Feasibility of Report Cards for Measuring Anesthesiologist Quality for Cardiac Surgery.

Glance LG, Hannan EL, Fleisher LA, Eaton MP, Dutton RP, Lustik SJ, Li Y, Dick AW

Anesthesia and analgesia.. 2016 May 122 (5):1603-13. Epub 1900 01 01.

Impact of Anesthesiologists on CABG outcomes.

Glance, Kellerman, Hannan, Fleisher, Eaton, Dutton, Lustik, Li, Dick.

Anesth Analg. 2015; 120(3): 525-533.

Preoperative thrombocytopenia and postoperative outcomes after noncardiac surgery.

Glance, Blumberg, Eaton, Lustik, Osler, Wissler, Zollo, Karcz, Feng, Dick.

Anesthesiology. 2014; : 62-75.

Hospital readmission after noncardiac surgery: the role of major complications.

Glance LG, Kellermann AL, Osler TM, Li Y, Mukamel DB, Lustik, SJ, Eaton MP, Dick AW.

JAMA Surg. 2014; 149(5): 439-445.

Racial disparities in the Use of Blood Transfusion in Surgery.

Qian F, Eaton MP, Lustik SJ, Hohmann SF, Diachun CB, Pasternack R, Wissler RN, Glance LG.

BMC Health Services Research. 2014; 14: 121.

Takotsubo cardiomyopathy induced intraoperative and postoperative cardiac arreests.

Pittard M, Huang S. Lustik SJ.

J Anesth Clin Res. 2014; 5: 10.

Variation of Blood Transfusion in Patients Undergoing Major Noncardiac Surgery

Qian F, Osler TM, Eaton MP, Dick AW, Hohmann SG, Lustik SJ, Diachun CA, Pasternak R, Wissler RN, Glance LG.

Ann Surg. 2013; 1300: 266-278.

The surgical mortality probability Model (S-MPM): Derivation and validation of a simple risk prediction rule for non-cardiac surgery.

Glance LG, Lustik SJ, Hannan H, Osler TM,. Mukamel DB, Qien F, Dick AW.

Ann Surg. 2012; 255(4): 696-702.

A randomized trial. Pre-anesthetic midazolam in children: patient cooperativneness achieved with three different routes of administration.

Chhibber AK, Fickling K, Lustik SJ.

J Anesthes Clinic Res 2. 2011; 118(1-4).

Association between Leapfrog safe practices and hospital mortality in major surgery.

Qian F, Lustik SJ, Diachun CA, Wissler RN, Zollo RA, Glance LG.

Medical Care. 2011; 49(12): 1082-1088.

Nitric Oxide Metabolites Before and After Spinal Anesthesia with Lidocaine.

Chhibber AK and Lustik SJ.

Applied Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology. 2010; 14: 178-181.

Use of Inhaled Epoprostenol to Improve Arterial Oxygenation Post Liver Transplant in a Ventilated Patient with Hepatopulmonary Syndrome.

Lustik SJ and Chhibber AK.

Applied Cardiopulmonary Pathophysiology. 2010; 14: 182-184.

Adult live donor hepatectomy and perioperative anesthesia: our experinece with first 100 cases.

Chhibber A; Dziak J; Kolano J; Norton R; Lustik S.

Liver Transplantation. 2007; 13: 537-42.

Nicardipine versus nitroprusside for deliberate hypotension during idiopathic scoliosis repair.

Lustik SJ, Papadakos PJ, Jackman KV, Rubery PT, Kaplan KL, Chhibber AK

Journal of clinical anesthesia.. 2004 February 16 (1):25-33. Epub 1900 01 01.

Indications for cardiology consultation

Lustik,S. J.;.

Anesthesiology. 2003; 99(5): 1241; author reply 1241-2.

Preoperative stress testing: new guidelines.

Lustik SJ, Eichelberger JP, Chhibber AK

Journal of clinical anesthesia.. 2002 August 14 (5):375-80. Epub 1900 01 01.

Assessment of the patient with cardiac disease.

Lustik SJ, Eichelberger J

Anesthesiology.. 2000 July 93 (1):272. Epub 1900 01 01.

Unintentional recirculation with the Rapid Infusion System.

Lustik SJ, Chhibber AK

Anesthesia and analgesia.. 1999 October 89 (4):1069. Epub 1900 01 01.

Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome simulating inferior myocardial infarction in a cocaine abuser for urgent dilation and evacuation of the uterus.

Lustik SJ, Wojtczak J, Chhibber AK

Anesthesia and analgesia.. 1999 September 89 (3):609-12. Epub 1900 01 01.

Effects of anticholinergics on postoperative vomiting, recovery, and hospital stay in children undergoing tonsillectomy with or without adenoidectomy.

Chhibber AK, Lustik SJ, Thakur R, Francisco DR, Fickling KB

Anesthesiology.. 1999 March 90 (3):697-700. Epub 1900 01 01.

Effects of atenolol on postoperative myocardial ischemia.

Lustik SJ, Chhibber AK, Eichelberger JP

Anesthesiology.. 1998 September 89 (3):794-5. Epub 1900 01 01.

Torsade de pointes during orthotopic liver transplantation.

Lustik SJ, Eichelberger JP, Chhibber AK, Bronsther O

Anesthesia and analgesia.. 1998 August 87 (2):300-3. Epub 1900 01 01.

Postoperative lactic acidosis in patients receiving metformin.

Lustik SJ, Vogt A, Chhibber AK

Anesthesiology.. 1998 July 89 (1):266-7; author reply 267-8. Epub 1900 01 01.

Lack of lung hemorrhage in humans after intraoperative transesophageal echocardiography with ultrasound exposure conditions similar to those causing lung hemorrhage in laboratory animals.

Meltzer RS, Adsumelli R, Risher WH, Hicks GL, Stern DH, Shah PM, Wojtczak JA, Lustik SJ, Gayeski TE, Shapiro JR, Carstensen EL

Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography : official publication of the American Society of Echocardiography.. 1998 January 11 (1):57-60. Epub 1900 01 01.

Effect of methohexitone and propofol with or without alfentanil on seizure duration and recovery in electroconvulsive therapy.

Nguyen TT, Chhibber AK, Lustik SJ, Kolano JW, Dillon PJ, Guttmacher LB

British journal of anaesthesia.. 1997 December 79 (6):801-3. Epub 1900 01 01.

Treatment of a paradoxical reaction to midazolam with haloperidol.

Khan LC, Lustik SJ

Anesthesia and analgesia.. 1997 July 85 (1):213-5. Epub 1900 01 01.

Ephedrine-induced coronary artery vasospasm in a patient with prior cocaine use.

Lustik SJ, Chhibber AK, van Vliet M, Pomerantz RM

Anesthesia and analgesia.. 1997 April 84 (4):931-3. Epub 1900 01 01.

The hyperventilation of cirrhosis: progesterone and estradiol effects.

Lustik SJ, Chhibber AK, Kolano JW, Hilmi IA, Henson LC, Morris MC, Bronsther O

Hepatology : official journal of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.. 1997 January 25 (1):55-8. Epub 1900 01 01.

Unexpected neurologic deficit following spinal anesthesia.

Chhibber AK, Lustik SJ

Regional anesthesia.. 1996 21 (4):355-7. Epub 1900 01 01.

The use of transdermal fentanyl in a six-year-old patient with neuroblastoma and diffuse abdominal pain.

Patt RB, Lustik S, Litman RS

Journal of pain and symptom management.. 1993 July 8 (5):317-9; discussion 320-3. Epub 1900 01 01.


Textbook of Assisted Reproduction (2020)

Chapter: The art of anesthesia for assisted reproduction

Authors: Gloff M, Kreso M, Lustik SJ.

Publisher: Springer 2020

Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary and Transplant Surgery: Practical Management of Dilemmas (2018)

Chapter: How to Use Thromboelastography to Guide Blood Product Usage in Liver Transplantation

Authors: Orloff MS, Lustik SJ, Refaai MA.

Publisher: Beaux Books Publishing,, Shreveport, LA. 2018

Complications in Anesthesia (2018)

Chapter: Proportioning Systems.

Authors: Lustik SJ and Franklin KM.

Publisher: Atlee J. W.B. Saunders Co 2018

Head and Neck Surgery, Otolaryngology (2013)

Chapter: Anesthesiology

Authors: Stewart J. Lustik and Shawn D. Newlands

Publisher: Lippincott, Williams and Wilcott 2013

Anesthesiology for Solid Organ Transplant (2013)

Chapter: Interactive e-book designed for anesthesia residents rotation in transplant anesthesia

Authors: Hoefnagel, AL, Lustik S, Dooley J.

Publisher: i Tunes 2013

Critical Care (2005)

Chapter: Hemodynamic Instability in the Recovery Room.

Authors: Duong, DJ; Lustik, SJ

Publisher: Elsevier Mosby 2005

Critical Care (2005)

Chapter: Common Postanesthesia Care Unit Problems

Authors: Ng, RR; Lustik ,SJ

Publisher: Elsevier Mosby 2005

Complications in Anesthesia by Atlee J (2004)

Chapter: Proportioning Systems

Authors: Lustik, SJ; Eaton, M

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co. 2004

Complications in Anesthesia by Atlee J (2004)

Chapter: Patient Warming Devices

Authors: Eaton, M; Lustik ,SJ

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co 2004

Complications in Anesthesia by Atlee J. (2004)

Chapter: Proportioning Systems.

Authors: Lustik SJ and Eaton M.

Publisher: W. B. Saunders Co. 2004

In Complications in Anesthesia by Atlee J. (2004)

Chapter: Patient Warming Systems.

Authors: Eaton M and Lustik SJ

Publisher: W. B. Saunders Co. 2004

In Complications Proportioning Systems. by Atlee J. (1999)

Chapter: Proportioning Systems

Authors: Lustik, SJ; Eaton, M

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co. 1999

In Complications in Anesthesia by Atlee J (1999)

Chapter: Patient Warming Devices

Authors: Eaton, M; Lustik, SJ

Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co. 1999