Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Zvi  Grunwald, MD

Zvi Grunwald, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
James D. Wentzler MD Professor

Anesthesiology - Pediatric

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Office Locations

8490 Gibbon Building
111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-1147
Fax: (215) 923-5507

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Hadassah Medical School, Israel, Medical School


  • Beilinson Medical Center


  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Jefferson physicians accept most health insurance plans, including those listed below. However, plan acceptance may vary by practice and may be subject to change. If you have questions about whether a specific physician accepts your insurance, please contact your insurance company.

Insurances Accepted

  • CorVel
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HumanaChoicePPO,Medicare,GoldPlusHMO

Recent Publications

General anesthesia for dental procedures in patients with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva: A review of 42 cases in 30 patients

The HYSLAR trial: A prospective randomized controlled trial of the use of a restrictive fluid regimen with 3% hypertonic saline versus lactated ringers in patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy

Surgical Apgar Score Predicts Perioperative Morbidity in Patients Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy at a High-Volume Center

Use of a tracheoscopic ventilation tube for endotracheal intubation in the difficult airway

Validation of a system to detect scheduled drug diversion by anesthesia care providers

In response

A description of two surgical and anesthetic management techniques used for a patient with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

Development of a staff recall system for mass casualty incidents using cell phone text messaging

Clinical need for continuous glucose monitoring in the hospital

Adoption of anesthesia information management systems by academic departments in the United States

Tonic β-adrenergic drive provokes proinflammatory and proapoptotic changes in aging mouse heart

Etiology of postoperative visual loss not always as obvious as it appears to be [13]

Development of a scheduled drug diversion surveillance system based on an analysis of atypical drug transactions

Chronic β-adrenergic receptor stimulation induces cardiac apoptosis and aggravates myocardial ischemia/reperfusion injury by provoking inducible nitric-oxide synthase-mediated nitrative stress

Inhibition of iNOS protects the aging heart against β-adrenergic receptor stimulation-induced cardiac dysfunction and myocardial ischemic injury

A novel leak from an unfamiliar component [24]

Letter to the editor [1]

Effect of reinforced laryngeal mask airway or endotracheal intubation anesthesia on adverse events: Quality of life issues for dental patients requiring general sedation.

Oral and dental health care and anesthesia for persons with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva

Effects of Isoflurane on gastrointestinal motility after brief exposure in rats