Timothy W. Martin, MD, MBA, FASA

MartinTim14--smaller (1)Chief of Pediatric Anesthesiology
Professor of Anesthesiology

Associate Chair for Education and Residency Program Director

Contact information

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

Office Phone

352-273-6575

Email

TMartin@anest.ufl.edu

Administrative Assistant

Poppy Meehan
Phone: (352) 273-7094
pmeehan@anest.ufl.edu

 


 

Dr. Martin is a Professor and Chief in the division of Pediatric Anesthesiology. He also serves as Associate Chair for Education and Anesthesiology Residency Program Director. He previously served at the Arkansas Children’s Hospital and University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, where he was Chief of Pediatric Anesthesia and Vice Chair for Education and Administration.

Dr. Martin received his bachelor’s in biology with distinction and his medical degree from the University of Missouri (Kansas City). He later went on to complete a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Arkansas where he was voted “Outstanding MBA Student.” He completed his internship and anesthesiology residency, where he was the Chief Resident, at Wilford Hall United States Air Force Medical Center, and his fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine.

During his service with the United States Air Force Reserve (Medical Services Corp), he extended his active duty to Individual Mobilization Augmentee (IMA) and later moved to permanent rank of Colonel. Dr. Martin is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology with additional certification in Pediatric Anesthesiology and Maintenance of Certification in Anesthesiology (MOCA). He is also medically licensed in Arkansas, Ohio, Texas, and Kentucky. Dr. Martin has contributed to many journals, article reviews, presentations, and books

 

Education

1999 MBA University of Arkansas, Little Rock Little Rock, AR
1988 Pediatric Anesthesia Fellowship Children’s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Cincinnati, OH
1987 Anesthesiology Residency Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base San Antonio, TX
1985 Rotating Internship Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base San Antonio, TX
1984 MD University of Missouri at Kansas City, School of Medicine Kansas City, MO
1982 BA (Biology with Distinction) University of Missouri at Kansas City, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences Kansas City, MO

 

Awards and Honors

2018 Elected to membership in the Association of University Anesthesiologists (AUA)
2017 Designated Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiology (FASA)
2011-2015 Cleveland C. Burton Endowed Chair in Pediatric Anesthesiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Arkansas Children’s Hospital
1995, 2012 “Red Sash” Award – Recognition for Excellence in Medical Student Education, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine
2002, 2003 “Golden Apple” Award – Recognition for Excellence in Resident Education,  University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine
1996, 1999, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008, 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018  Selected for inclusion in the list of “Best Doctors in US”, Best Doctors, Inc.
1993, 1999  Meritorious Service Medal, United States Airforce
1998 Outstanding Graduate US Air Force Air War College, Maxwell AFB, AL
1991 Staff Physician of the Quarter, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center

 

Selected Publications

  • Tariq S, Syed M, Martin T, Xu Z, and Schmitz M. Rates of Perioperative Respiratory Adverse Events among Caucasian and African American Children Undergoing General Anesthesia. Anesthesia & Analgesia, Vol. 127, No. 1, July 2018
  • Sangari TS, Martin TW. Managing Postoperative Pain in Pediatric Patients with Developmental Delay. Pain Med. 2018 Mar 12. (Epub ahead of print)
  • Karkera MM, Aunspaugh JP, Harrison RD, Martin TW: Assessing Caudal Block Concentrations of Bupivacaine With and Without the Addition of Intravenous Fentanyl on Postoperative Outcomes in Pediatric Patients: A retrospective review. Am J Ther. 2016 May-Jun; 23(3).
  • Martin TW, Aunspaugh JP: The “Other Tube” in the Airway: What do we know about it? (editorial) Anesth Analg 2014; 118:501-3.
  • Martin TW, Block FE, Jr: How Will We Ever Know Our Machine is Adequately Flushed? (editorial) Anesth Analg 2014; 119:9-10. Anesth Analg. 2014 Jul; 119(1):9-10.
  • Martin TW, Roy RC. Cause for Pause after a Perioperative Catastrophe: One, two or three victims? (editorial) Anesth Analg 2012; 114:485-7.
  • Parray T, Martin TW. Specific Complications of Neuroradiological Interventions in Pediatric Patients. In: Brambrick A, Kirsch J, eds, Essentials of Neurosurgical Anesthesia and Critical Care, New York: Springer, 2012.
  • Parray T, Martin TW, Siddiqui S. Moyamoya Disease: A review of the disease and anesthetic management. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol. 2011 Apr; 23(2):100-9.
  • Shah S. Martin TW. Sangari TS. Qasim MY. Severe Hypertension and Bradycardia after Dexmedetomidine for Radiology Sedation in a Patient with Acute Transverse Myelitis. Paediatr Anesth 2008 Oct; 2008 Jul; 18(7) 681-682.
  • Zabala LM, Martin TW. Acute Anemia. In: Lobato EB, Gravenstein N, Kirby RR, eds, Complications in Anesthesiology. Philadelphia: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2008.
  • Gopalakrishnan S., Shah S, Apuya JS, Martin TW. Anesthetic Management of a Patient with Idiopathic Arterial Calcification of Infancy and Fused Cervical Spine. Paediatr Anaesth 2008 Jul; 18(7) 681-682.
  • Shroff PK, Martin TW, Schmitz ML. Successful Anesthetic Management of a Child with an Extensive Facial Hemangioma and High Output Cardiac Failure for Placement of a Central Venous Catheter. Paediatr Anaesth 2006 Jan; 16(1):77-81.
  • Ghafoor AU, Martin TW, Mayhew JF. Caring for the Patients with Cervical Spine Injuries: What have we learned? J Clin Anesth 2005 Dec; 17(8):640-649.
  • Al-Takrouri H, Martin TW, Mayhew JF. Hyperkalemic Cardiac Arrest Following Succinylcholine Administration: The use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenated in an emergency situation. J Clin Anesth 2004 Sep; 16(6):449-51.
  • Martin TW, Stoner JM. The Pediatric Patient. In: Gravenstein NG, Kirby RR, eds, Clinical Anesthesia Practice, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co., 2001.
  • Martin TW, Stoner JM. The Neonate. In: Gravenstein NG, Kirby RR, eds, Clinical Anesthesia Practice, 2nd ed. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Co., 2001.