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Sarah S. Titler, MD

Clinical Director, Operating Room
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesia - Pediatric Anesthesia
Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesia - Acute Pain and Regional Anesthesia

Contact Information

Primary Office
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cornell College
MD, Medicine, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Internship, Anesthesia, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Resident, Anesthesia, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa
Fellow, Pediatric Anesthesia, Medical College of Wisconsin Children's Hospital


Titler, S. S., Pearson, A. C. (2020). Supporting lactation within an academic anesthesia department: obstacles and opportunities. Anesth Analg. PMID: 32467510.

Stein, K. M., Titler, S. s. (2017). Maxillomandibular fixation and anesthesia management. AANA J, 85(6), 469-477. PMID: 31573507.

Davidson, A. J., Disma, N., de Graaff, J. C., Withington, D. E., Dorris, L., Bell, G., Stargatt, R., Bellinger, D. C., Schuster, T., Arnup, S. J., Hardy, P., Hunt, R. W., Takagi, M. J., Giribaldi, G., Hartmann, P. L., Salvo, I., Morton, N. S., von Ungern Sternberg, B. S., Locatelli, B. G., Wilton, N., Lynn, A., Thomas, J. J., Polaner, D., Bagshaw, O., Szmuk, P., Absalom, A. R., Frawley, G., Berde, C., Ormond, G. D., Marmor, J. & McCann, M. E. (2016). Neurodevelopmental outcome at 2 years of age after general anaesthesia and awake-regional anaesthesia in infancy (GAS): an international multicentre, randomised controlled trial. Lancet, 387(10015), 239-50. PMID: 26507180.

Longmuir, S., Kitzmann, A. & Titler, S. (2014). Reply: To PMID 23896364. (Vols. 18). (2), pp. 209. J AAPOS. PMID: 24698631.

Longmuir, S., Titler, S., Johnson, T. & Kitzmann, A. (2013). Nd:YAG laser capsulotomy under general anesthesia in the sitting position. J AAPOS, 17(4), 417-9. PMID: 23896364.

Maktabi, M. A., Titler, S. S., Kadakia, S. & Conway, R. K. (2009). When fiberoptic intubation fails in patients with unstable craniovertebral junctions. Anesth Analg, 108(6), 1937-40. PMID: 19448225.

Cullen, J. J., Titler, S., Ephgrave, K. S. & Hinkhouse, M. M. (1999). Gastric emptying of liquids and postprandial pancreatobiliary secretion are temporarily impaired during endotoxemia. Dig Dis Sci, 44(11), 2172-7. PMID: 10573359.