Suzanne B. Karan, M.D.

Suzanne B. Karan, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 604
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-1384
Fax: (585) 276-0122


The biographical information for Suzanne B. Karan, M.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (Local)

Grand Rounds Quality Improvement, Department of Anesthesiology 2004
Grand Rounds LoMAC Anesthesia, Department of Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery 2004
Grand Rounds Cocaine and Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology 2004
Recipient of National Science Foundation trainee conference scholarship for IX Oxford Conference 2003
Recipient of Research Fellowship Grant, Foundation of Anesthesiology, Education, and Research (FAER) 2002 - 2003
The use of a subhypnotic propofol infusion for the treatment of diabetic pruritus (abstract) second place  Midwest Anesthesia Resident Conference 2001
Intern of the Year"  Maimonides Medical Center 1998
Jennifer Timbrook Memorial Award for Student Service 1997
President, Student Center Governing Board 1996 - 1997
Chairperson, Liaison Committee on Medical Education Student Council 1996 - 1997
President, 1997 Class of Medicine, SUNY Health Science Center Brooklyn 1994 - 1997

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 11 available »

Dupanovi, M.; Isaacson, S.; Jain, S.;Korten, S.; Karan, SB.; Messing, SP.; Borovcanin, Z. "Clinical Comparison of Two Stylet Angles for Intubation with the GlideScope® Videolaryngoscope". Journal of Clinical Anesthesia. 2009; .
Karan SB, Perlis M, Ward D. "Anesthesia and Sleep Medicine: An Opportunity to be Mutually Informative?". Seminars in Anesthesia, Perioperative Medicine and Pain. 2007; : 42-48.
2006 Aug
Kaplan MB, Hagberg CA, Ward DS, Brambrink A, Chhibber AK, Heidegger T, Lozada L, Ovassapian A, Parsons D, Ramsay J, Wilhelm W, Zwissler B, Gerig HJ, Hofstetter C, Karan S, Kreisler N, Pousman RM, Thierbach A, Wrobel M, Berci G. "Comparison of direct and video-assisted views of the larynx during routine intubation." Journal of clinical anesthesia. 2006 Aug; 18(5):357-62.
2005 Aug
Karan S, Voter W, Palmer L, Ward DS. "Effects of pain and audiovisual stimulation on the opioid-induced depression of the hypoxic ventilatory response." Anesthesiology. 2005 Aug; 103(2):384-90.
2004 Apr
Karan SB, Bailey PL. "Update and review of moderate and deep sedation." Gastrointestinal endoscopy clinics of North America. 2004 Apr; 14(2):289-312.

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Anesthesiology (SMD) - Primary


Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology


MD | Medicine | SUNY Downstate Coll Medicine1997

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Research in Research Fellow - Anesthesiology at University of Rochester Medical Center08/01/2002 - 07/31/2003
Fellowship in Transplant Anesthesia at University of Rochester Medical Center12/01/2001 - 06/30/2002
Residency in Anesthesiology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1998 - 06/30/2001
Internship in Internal Medicine at Maimonides Medical Center07/01/1997 - 06/30/1998