Mark Christopher Wesley, MD

Mark Wesley, MDAssociate Professor

Contact Information:

University of Florida
College of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1600 SW Archer Road
PO Box 100254
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0254

Email:

mwesley@anest.ufl.edu

 


 

Dr. Wesley joined us in August of 2017, as an Associate Professor. Before this appointment, he was an Instructor of Anesthesiology at Harvard Medical School and an Associate in Cardiac Anesthesia at the Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr. Wesley received his bachelor’s degree in Biology from University of Central Florida and his medical degree from University of South Florida, where he also completed his residency in Pediatrics. He completed a second residency in Anesthesiology here in at the University of Florida as well as two fellowships in Cardiac and Pediatric Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Wesley has made a significant number of contributions to publications and has presented his research at several meetings.

 

Education

2007-2007 Fellow in Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Harvard Medical School Boston, MA
2006-2007 Fellow in Pediatric Anesthesia Harvard Medical School Boston, MA
2003-2006 Residency in Anesthesia University of Florida Gainesville, FL
1996-1998 Residency in Pediatrics University of South Florida Tampa, FL
1995-1996 Internship in Pediatrics University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL
1991-1995 MD University of South Florida Tampa, FL

 

Presentations

  • 2016 Abstract/Poster: Comparison of Pulse Oximetry Sensors in Children with Congenital Heart Disease with Cyanotic Lesions. Nan Zhu MD, Mark Wesley MD. Presented April 2016 by Nan Zhu MD, Society of Pediatric Anesthesia Meeting
  • 2013 Abstract/Poster: Anesthetic Considerations For Patients with Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia. Wesley M and Casta A. Presentation February 13, 2013, Society of Cardiac Anesthesiologists Meeting
  • 2012 Abstract/Poster: Pharmacokinetics of Tranexamic Acid in Children Undergoing Repair of Congenital Heart Defects Utilizing Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Wesley M, Pereira L, McGowan F, DiNardo J. Presentation March 14, 2012, Society of Cardiac Anesthesiologists Meeting
  • 2007 Anesthetic Considerations for Children with Catecholamine Secreting Tumors; Department of Anesthesiology, Children’s Hospital Boston
  • 2006 Anesthesia for Children with an Anterior Mediastinal Mass; Department of Anesthesiology, Children’s Hospital Boston
  • 2005 Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Patients with Heparin Induced Thrombocytopenia; Department of Anesthesiology, University of Florida 

 

Publications

  • Wesley MC, Pereira L, Emani S, Scharp L, McGowan FX, DiNardo J. Pharmacokinetics of Tranexamic Acid in Neonates, Infants, and Children Undergoing Cardiac Surgery with Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Anesthesiology 2015 Apr; 122(4): 746-58
  • Pitkin AD, Wesley MC, Guleserian KJ, Baum VC, Burch TM, Janelle GM. Perioperative Management of a Patient with Failed Fontan Physiology. Seminars in Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia Volume 17 Issue 1 March 2013 pp. 61-65
  • Wesley MC, Yuki K, Daaboul D, DiNardo JA. Blood Utilization in Neonates and Infants Undergoing Cardiac Surgery Requiring Cardiopulmonary Bypass. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery 2011 Jul 1; 2(3): 382-92
  • Daaboul, DG, Yuki K, Wesley MC, DiNardo JA. Anesthetic and Cardiopulmonary Bypass Considerations for Cardiac Surgery in Unique Pediatric Patient Populations:  Sickle Cell Disease and Col Agglutinin Diseases. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery 2011 Jul 1; 2(3): 364-70
  • Burch TM, Mizuguchi KA, Wesley MC, Swanson TM, DiNardo JA. Echo Rounds: echocardiographic features of pulmonary atresia with intact ventricular septum: Anesthesia and Analgesia 2008 Nov; 107(5): 1509-11
  • Wesley MC, McGowan FX, Castro RA, Dissanayake S, Zurakowski D, DiNardo JA. The Effect of Milrinone on Platelet Activation as Determined by TEG® Platelet Mapping™: Anesthesia and Analgesia 2009; 108:1425-1429.