Avital Y. O'Glasser, MD

Avital O'Glasser, MD Assistant Professor of Medicine
Assistant Medical Director of Preoperative Medicine Clinic
Clinical & Medicine Teaching Hospitalist Services
Preoperative Medicine Clinic


MD: Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, 2007
BA: University of Chicago, Biological Sciences, Chicago, IL, 2003


Residency: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2010
Internship: Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR, 2008

Research Interests:

Peri-operative medicine, including quality improvement and outcomes

Clinical Interests:

Peri-operative Medicine
General Internal Medicine
Quality Improvement
Medical Education
History of Medicine
Medical Sign Language

Representative Publications:

  1. O'Glasser AY, Taylor C. "Cardiac Risk-Assessment and Optimization Before Elective Surgery. SGIM Forum; 35(6) 9,12,14. 2012 

  2. O'Glasser AY, Haranath SP, Enestvedt BK, Conjeevaram H, Haranath SP.  "Perioperative Management of Patients with Liver Disease" eMedicine. October 11, 2011.

  3. O'Glasser AY, Scott DL, Corless CL, Zaman A, Sasaki A, Gopal DV, Rayhill SC, Orloff SL, Ham JM, Rabkin JM, Flora K, Davies CH, Broberg CS, Schwartz JM.  "Hepatic and Cardiac Iron Overload among Patients with End-Stage Liver Disease Referred for Liver Transplantation"  Clinical Transplantation.  2009 Nov 18.

Poster Presentations:

  1. "The Pre-Operative Medicine Clinic: The PMC Pathway." Northwest Society for General Internal Medicine Annual Regional Meeting 2013. O'Glasser AY, Karlapudi SP, Ong Y, Taylor C.  
  2. "Pre-Operative Cardiac Testing: Are We Choosing Wisely?" Northwest Society for General Internal Medicine Annual Regional Meeting 2013. O' Glasser AY, Karlapudi SP, Gollapudi D, Ong Y, Taylor C.


Enjoy hiking, photography, genealogy research, spending time with family.

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