Jefferson University Hospitals

Provider Profile

Michael E. Mahla, MD

Michael E. Mahla, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Chief, Division of Neuroanesthesia

Anesthesiology - General

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Office Locations

8490 Gibbon Building
111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6161
Fax: (215) 923-5507

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
  • Methodist Hospital Division of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School


  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center


  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center


  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center

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

  • US Family Health Plan

Recent Publications

Prevalence of discordant elevations of state entropy and bispectral index in patients at amnestic sevoflurane concentrations: a historical cohort study | Fréquence des élévations discordantes de l’entropie basale et de l’index bispectral chez les patients à des concentrations de sévoflurane provoquant l’amnésie : une étude de cohorte historique

Default drug doses in anesthesia information management systems

Awake intubating laryngeal mask airway placement in a morbidly obese patient with ankylosing spondylitis and unstable thoracic spine

Transient bilateral brainstem dysfunction caused by topical administration of papaverine: Report of 2 cases

The Stealth Station™ Image Guidance System may interfere with pulse oximetry

The effect of body inclination during prone positioning on intraocular pressure in awake volunteers: A comparison of two operating tables

Bispectral Index Decline Caused by Neuromuscular Blockade [3] (multiple letters)

Albuterol-induced lactic acidosis

Thromboelastography to assess coagulation in the thrombocytopenic parturient [1]

Problem-based learning in residency education: A novel implementation using a simulator

Transcranial doppler monitoring compared with invasive monitoring of intracranial pressure during acute intracranial hypertension

Spinal anesthesia for nonpulmonary surgery in a lung transplant recipient

Somatosensory-evoked potentials during aortic coarctation repair

Mild hypothermia as a protective therapy during intracranial aneurysm surgery: A randomized prospective pilot trial

Clinically relevant discovery recognized during simulator training session: Free-standing peep valve solves problem of incompetent exhalation unidirectional valve in an anesthesia circle breathing system

The differences in electroencephalographic changes in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomies while under local versus general anesthesia: Comments

The electroencephalogram in the operating room

Ihtracranial hypertension and cerebral consumption changes monitored noninvasively by transcranial ooppler in pigs

Noninvasive monitoring of cerebral perfusion by transcranial Doppler during fulminant hepatic failure and liver transplantation

Spontaneous Ventilation Is Not a Sensitive Indicator of Brain Stem Weil-Being