Tera CushmanM.D.

  • Pre Post Op Care Unit Medical Director; Associate Program Director Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology
  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine, School of Medicine


  • Anesthesiology

Special focus on

  • Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

I see patients at


Dr. Cushman is an anesthesiologist in the adult generalist pool and liver transplantation team. She is fellowship-trained in cardiothoracic anesthesiology and perioperative transesophageal echocardiography (TEE).


  • B.Sc., 2005, University of St. Andrews
  • M.P.H., 2007, Portland State University
  • M.D., 2012, Oregon Health & Science University
  • Residency:

    • Anesthesiology, Duke University, 2016
  • Fellowship:

    • Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Duke University, 2017
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Anesthesiology, 2017


  • English
  • French (some)

Memberships and associations

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists