The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard

Pediatric difficult airway management
Neonatal anesthesia
Pediatric pain management

Pediatric analgesic pharmacology
Neonatal pharmacology
Pediatric pain

Anesthesia neurotoxicity
Neonatal and infant pharmacolocy

Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2014 – 2016)
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2002 – 2014)
Emeritus Professor CE of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2016– present)
Ac, Physician Acupuncture, Harvard CME (2010)
MD, Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (1973)
AB, Biochemical Sciences, Harvard University (1969)
Selected Publications
Gurnaney H, Kraemer FW, Maxwell LG, Muhly WT, Schleelein L, Ganesh A. Ambulatory continuous peripheral nerve blocks in children and adolescents: A longitudinal eight year single center study.. Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2013.
Stricker PA, Zuppa AF, Fiadjoe JE, Maxwell LG, Sussman EM, Pruitt EY, Goebel TK, Gastonguay MR, Taylor JA, Bartlett SP, Schreiner MS. Population pharmacokinetics of epsilon-aminocaproic acid in infants undergoing craniofacial reconstruction surgery.. British Journal of Anaesthesia. 2013 January.
Simpao AF, Schwartz AJ, Maxwell LG, Rehman MA. Cephalad migration of pediatric caudal epidural catheters associated with change from prone to supine position.. Anesthesiology. Vol 117(6) . 2012 December:1353.
Gurnaney HG, Maxwell LG, Kraemer FW, Goebel T, Nance ML, Ganesh A. Prospective randomized observer-blinded study comparing the analgesic efficacy of ultrasound-guided rectus sheath block and local anaesthetic infiltration for umbilical hernia repair.. British Journal of Anaesthesia. Vol 107(5) . 2011 November:790-795.
Tran KM, Maxwell LG, Cohen DE, Adamson PC, Moll V, Kurth CD, Galinkin JL. Quantification of serum fentanyl concentrations from umbilical cord blood during ex utero intrapartum therapy.. Anesthesia and Analgesia. Vol 114(6) . 2011 October:1265-1267.
Stricker PA, Cladis FP, Fiadjoe JE, McCloskey JJ, Maxwell LG. Perioperative management of children undergoing craniofacial reconstruction surgery: a practice survey.. Paediatric Anaesthesia. 2011 May.
Ganesh A, Wells L, Ganley T, Maxwell LG, Cucchiaro G. Interscalene brachial plexus block for post-operative analgesia following shoulder arthroscopy in children and adolescents.. Acta Anaesthesiologica Scandinavica. Vol 52(1) . 2008 January:162-163.
Ganesh A, Rose JB, Wells L, Ganley T, Gurnaney H, Maxwell LG, DiMaggio T, Milovcich K, Scollon M, Feldman JM, Cucchiaro G. Continuous peripheral nerve blockade for inpatient and outpatient postoperative analgesia in children.. Anesthesia & Analgesia. Vol 105(5) . 2007 November:1234-1242.
Cucchiaro G, Adzick SN, Rose JB, Maxwell LG, Watcha M. A comparison of epidural bupivacaine-fentanyl and bupivacaine-clonidine in children undergoing the Nuss procedure.. Anesthesia & Analgesia. Vol 103(2) . 2006 August:322-327.