Michael A Fowler

Michael A Fowler, M.B.A., M.D.

Associate Professor Of Anesthesiology

Business Phone: (804) 337-1591
Business Email: mfowler@anest.ufl.edu

About Michael A Fowler

Michael Fowler, M.D., joined the UF Department of Anesthesiology in September of 2021 as an associate professor in the Division of Liver and Transplant Anesthesiology. He joins us from the Transplant Anesthesia Division at Virginia Commonwealth University, where he was an associate professor and residency program director. He earned his medical degree at St. Georges University School of Medicine and completed his residency in anesthesiology at Virginia Commonwealth University, where he was also a chief resident.

Dr. Fowler’s areas of expertise and interest are transplant anesthesia, regional anesthesia, ambulatory surgery, difficult airway, and postanesthesia recovery. He brings expertise in transplant anesthesiology, coming from an institution that performed more than 120 liver transplants and more than 300 kidney transplants in 2020. Before joining the Transplant Anesthesia Division at Virginia Commonwealth University in 2010, he was on the faculty of the Acute Pain Service/Regional Pain Division there.

Dr. Fowler has an extensive track record of leadership and scholarly activities and holds a patent for a flexible fiber optic scope holder and storage device. He has contributed to book chapters on postanesthesia recovery and anesthesia in pediatric interventional radiology. He has also given numerous lectures and presentations and reviewed articles for Anesthesia & Analgesia and other journals. Additionally, he is a member of numerous anesthesiology and medical societies and has served on several committees as well.

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology


Studying pyrene-labeled macromolecules with the model-free analysis.
The journal of physical chemistry. B. 116(50):14689-99 [DOI] 10.1021/jp307161c. [PMID] 23186532.
Synthesis and characterization of novel pyrene-dendronized porphyrins exhibiting efficient fluorescence resonance energy transfer: optical and photophysical properties.
Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids. 28(30):11195-205 [DOI] 10.1021/la301284v. [PMID] 22738369.
Unexpected absorbance enhancement upon clustering dyes in a polymer matrix.
The journal of physical chemistry. B. 116(21):6203-14 [DOI] 10.1021/jp208646b. [PMID] 22594837.


Anesthesiology Residency
2002-2005 · Virginia Commonwealth University
2001-2002 · Virginia Commonwealth University
1997-2001 · St. George's University
1988-1990 · Mercer University
1984-1988 · Wofford College

Contact Details

(804) 337-1591