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Robert S. Weller, MD

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Robert S. Weller, MD

Robert S. Weller, MD

Section Chief, Anesthesiology-Acute Pain Service

Professor, Anesthesiology

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Contact Information

Memberships

  • Alpha Omega Alpha

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists

  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia

  • International Anesthesia Research Society

  • NC Society of Anesthesiologists

  • NPI: 1386629244

Clinical Interests

  • Acute Pain Management, Regional Anesthesia, Pediatric Anesthesia, General Anesthesia

Education & Training

  • BS

    1977 - Northwestern University

  • MD

    1979 - Northwestern University Medical School

  • Internship

    1980 - Surgery: Hartford Hospital

  • Residency

    1981 - Surgery: Hartford Hospital

  • Residency

    1983 - Anesthesiology: Hartford Hospital

  • Fellowship

    1983 - Regional Anesthesia: Virginia Mason Medical Center

  • Fellowship

    1984 - Pediatric Anesthesia: Children's Hospital National Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology Anesthesiology

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Research Interests

  • Nerve Block, Anesthetics, Local, Ultrasonography, Interventional, Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee, Pain, Postoperative

Recent Publications

  • Analgesic Benefit of Pectoral Nerve Block II Blockade for Open Subpectoral Biceps Tenodesis: A Randomized, Prospective, Double-Blinded, Controlled Trial.
    Reynolds JW, Henshaw DS, Jaffe JD, Dobson SW, Edwards CJ, Turner JD, Weller RS, Graves BR, Freehill MT. Anesth. Analg. 2019 08; 129(2):536-542.
  • Preprocedural checklist for regional anesthesia: impact on the incidence of wrong site nerve blockade (an 8-year perspective).
    Henshaw DS, Turner JD, Dobson SW, Douglas Jaffe J, Wells Reynolds J, Edwards CJ, Weller RS. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2019 Jan;
  • Single-Injection Adductor Canal Block With Multiple Adjuvants Provides Equivalent Analgesia When Compared With Continuous Adductor Canal Blockade for Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Double-Blinded, Randomized, Controlled, Equivalency Trial.
    Turner JD, Dobson SW, Henshaw DS, Edwards CJ, Weller RS, Reynolds JW, Russell GB, Jaffe JD. J Arthroplasty. 2018 10; 33(10):3160-3166.e1.
  • Perineural dexamethasone successfully prolongs adductor canal block when assessed by objective pinprick sensory testing: A prospective, randomized, dose-dependent, placebo-controlled equivalency trial.
    Turner JD, Henshaw DS, Weller RS, Jaffe JD, Edwards CJ, Reynolds JW, Russell GB, Dobson SW. J Clin Anesth. 2018 Aug; 48:51-57.
  • Placement of Stimulating Epidural Catheter for a Patient With Large Scapular Sarcoma: A Case Report.
    Turner JD, Dobson SW, Weller RS, Lack CM, Henshaw DS. A A Pract. 2018 Feb; 10(3):53-56.
  • Evaluation of a wireless, portable, wearable multi-parameter vital signs monitor in hospitalized neurological and neurosurgical patients.
    Weller RS, Foard KL, Harwood TN. J Clin Monit Comput. 2018 Oct; 32(5):945-951.
  • Residual Enoxaparin Activity, Anti-Xa Levels, and Concerns About the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Anticoagulation Guidelines.
    Henshaw DS, Turner JD, Forest DJ, Thompson GR, Weller RS. Reg Anesth Pain Med. ; 42(4):432-436.
  • Benefits of Thoracic Epidural Analgesia in Patients Undergoing an Open Posterior Component Separation for Abdominal Herniorrhaphy.
    Henshaw DS, Edwards CJ, Sellers AR, Russell GB, Weller RS. J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother. ; 31(3-4):204-211.
  • Transversus abdominis plane block as the primary anesthetic for peritoneal dialysis catheter surgery.
    Henshaw DS, Baker ML, Weller RS, Reynolds JW, Jaffe JD. J Clin Anesth. 2016 Jun; 31:182-8.
  • An Evaluation of Ultrasound-Guided Adductor Canal Blockade for Postoperative Analgesia After Medial Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty.
    Henshaw DS, Jaffe JD, Reynolds JW, Dobson S, Russell GB, Weller RS. Anesth. Analg. 2016 Apr; 122(4):1192-201.

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