Robert E. ShangrawM.D., Ph.D.

  • Adult Inpatient Services Senior Medical Director
  • Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine

Expertise

  • Anesthesiology

Special focus on

  • Anesthesiology

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Biography

Dr. Shangraw has clinical interest in the anesthetic and perioperative care of patients undergoing neurosurgery, major spine surgery and major abdominal surgery including liver transplantation. He has a longstanding interest in the control of glucose metabolism in patients undergoing major surgery and how better control affects clinical outcome. 

Education

  • B.S., 1976, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Ph.D., 1981, Albany Medical College
  • M.D., 1985, Albany Medical College
  • Residency:

    • Surgery, University of Washington, 1986
  • Fellowship:

    • Metabolism, University of Texas Medical Branch, 1987
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Anesthesiology, 1991

Languages

  • English