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Pablo Moujan, MD

Interim Chairman

Assistant Professor

Pablo Moujan, M.D., is an Assistant Professor and Interim Chairman for the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Dr. Moujan graduated Summa cum Laude from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina (M.D.B.A.). He received his post-graduate training as a urology resident in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Dr. Moujan completed his anesthesiology residency in Richmond, Virginia where he was Chief Resident and received both the C. Paul Boyan "Slickest Clinician" Award, and the Academic Achievement Award for his work. Dr. Moujan was Director of Medical Education for William Beaumont Army Medical Center and Chief of Anesthesia before joining the private sector as a staff anesthesiologist for El Paso Surgical Centers, Las Palmas, Del Sol Medical Center, Physicians Hospital East, and the Sierra Providence Health Care System here in El Paso, TX. He is a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology and holds professional licenses in Arizona, Florida, New Mexico, and Texas. He has authored research articles involving the treatment of bladder and the efficacy and safety of Hemolink in subjects undergoing primary coronary artery bypass grafting surgery. Dr. Moujan is fluent in English, Spanish, and German. He is happily married and has two beautiful twin daughters that keep him busy outside of the operating room.

                              

William B. McIlvaine, MD, CM, FRCPC, FAAP

Associate Professor

William B. McIlvaine, M.D., is an Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Dr. McIlvaine earned his medical degree at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, graduating in 1974. After completing his residency in anesthesiology at McGill University's Department of Anesthesia, Dr. McIlvaine completed a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago, IL. He is currently a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology and a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada. During his career Dr. McIlvaine has been in both academic medicine and in the private practice of pediatric anesthesiology. Dr. McIlvaine came to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in 2009 from the position of Associate Chair for Clinical Services in the Department of Anesthesiology Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

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Marc Orlandi, MD

Assistant Professor

Marc Orlandi, M.D.,is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) in El Paso. Dr. Orlandi is Director of Pediatric Anesthesia for the department at the El Paso Children's Hospital. Before joining Texas Tech in 2012, he was the Director of Pediatric Anesthesia at Sierra Providence Health Network. He is Board Certified in Anesthesiology and graduated from The Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine in 1991. He completed his residency at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Orlandi completed fellowships in Pediatric Anesthesia at Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron, Ohio and in Pediatric Pain Management and Pediatric Anesthesia at John Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.

 

Deborah Ortega, MD

Assistant Professor

Deborah A. Ortega, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Dr. Ortega is charged with supervision of the Preoperative Clinic and is the Clerkship Director for the department. She is a native El Pasoan and graduated from The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston in 1992. Dr. Ortega also received her post graduate training from Galveston where she was selected as Chief Resident in her CA-3 year. Dr. Ortega is a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology. She served as a private practice anesthesiologist at Baycoast Medical Center in Baytown, Texas before joining Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) El Paso in 2002.

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Wayde Miller, MD

Assistant Professor

Wayde Dirk Miller, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center at El Paso. Dr. Miller graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 1992. He received his post-graduate training in Anesthesiology at the University of South Florida. He is currently a diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Miller completed a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at UT Southwestern Children's Medical Center in Dallas, TX. Dr. Miller came to Texas Tech University from Dayton Children's Hospital. His hobbies include reading, skiing, aviation, IFR pilot, aquaria, and scuba.

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Gordon Minton, MD

Assistant Professor

Gordon H. Minton, M.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) in El Paso.  Dr. Minton specializes in Obstetric Anesthesia and also is experienced in anesthesia for trauma and regional anesthesia.  As a native East Texan, he pursued his undergraduate studies at Texas A&M in College Station, Texas and went on to graduate from Texas Tech School of Medicine in 1989 after completing his clinical years on the El Paso campus. His post graduate training includes an internship in General Surgery at St. Francis Hospital, Hartford, Connecticut in 1989 and was followed by residency in Anesthesiology from the University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine, Farmington, CT in 1990.  He maintains licenses with New Mexico, Minnesota, Arkansas, and Texas and has been a practicing Board Certified Anesthesiologist since 1996.  He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), New Mexico Society of Anesthesiologists (NMSA), Texas Society of Anesthesiologists (TSA), Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology (SOAP), and the American Medical Association (AMA).  He has held academic appointments with University of New Mexico School of Medicine from 1993 to 2004 where he achieved the rank of Associate Professor and has been with Texas Tech in El Paso since 2013. He has been a director of Obstetrics Anesthesia at the University Hospital at Albuquerque, New Mexico as well as performed institutionally sponsored anesthesia locums functions throughout the state of New Mexico. He was in private practice from 2004 to 2013 where he served as the Chairman of Anesthesiology at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas from 2004 to 2009. Dr. Minton was voted Physician of the Month Recognition by the Board of Managers of John Peter Smith Hospital in 2006 and Top Doc for two years in a row by Fort Worth Magazine in 2007-08.

Kristyn Ingram, MD

Assistant Professor

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Farzad Malekzadeh, MD

Instructor

Farzad Malekzadeh, M.D., is an Instructor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) at El Paso. Dr. Malekzadeh graduated from Ross University School of Medicine, West Indies in 2000. He received training at the University of Colorado, Denver in 2001 for a preliminary specialty in surgery. He completed his post graduate training in anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Science Center -School of Medicine, El Paso in 2005. During that time he was appointed Chief Resident in 2004. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists.

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Silvia Villa-Royval, MD

Instructor

Silvia Villa-Royval, M.D., is an Instructor in the Department of Anesthesiology at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) at El Paso. Dr. Villa-Royval is a native El Pasoan who obtained her undergraduate degree from The University of Texas at El Paso.  Dr. Villa-Royval went on to graduate from Boston University School of Medicine in 2009. Dr. Villa-Royval has a special interest in Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain management.  She trained at St. Lukes-Roosevelt Hospital which is affiliated with Columbia University in New York City. Her residency training was focused in innovative regional anesthesia management under the leadership of the New York Society of Regional Anesthesia (NYSORA) professors. Dr. Villa-Royval enjoys cooking, reading Latin-American Literature, and recently road biking.

 
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