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Steven I. Gayer, M.D., MBA

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Steven I. Gayer, M.D., MBA


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  • Anesthesiology




  • American Board of Anesthesiology


  • Professor of Anesthesiology


  • Gayer, S, Tutiven, J. Anesthesia for Pediatric Ocular Surgery: Ophthalmology Clinics of North America: 19(2); June 2006-In Press
  • “Ophthalmic Anesthesia: More than Meets the Eye” Chapter in American Society of Anesthesiologists Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology: Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkin; Alan Jay Schwartz, MD, MSEd Editor-in-Chief Volume 34 (2006)-In Press.
  • "Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting After Abdominal Surgery” Gayer S., Palte H., Anaesthesia for Gastrointestinal and Colorectal Surgery Published by Dekker & Company Edited by Chandra Kumar and Mark Bellamy. January 2006-In Press
  • Handbook of Clinical Anesthesia, 5th Edition Print Version, 2nd Edition for PDA;Contributing Author; Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Edited by Barash PG., Cullen BF, Stoelting RK., 2006.
  • McGoldrick KE., Gayer S, “Anesthesia and the Eye”Chapter in the 5th edition of Clinical Anesthesia Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Edited by Barash PG., Cullen BF., Stoelting RK, 2006.
  • Scott IU., Gayer S., Voo I., Flynn Jr. HW, Diniz JR.,Venkatraman A.: Regional Anesthesia with Monitored Anesthesia Care for Surgical Repair of Selected Open Globe Injuries. Ophthalmic Surgery Lasers & Imaging: Vol 36, (2)122-128. 2005
  • “Rethinking Anaesthesia Strategies for Patients with Open-Globe Injuries: Alternatives to General Anesthesia” British Ophthalmic Anaesthesia Society’s Ophthalmic Anaesthesia News:August; 12:17-18 2005.
  • “Systems to Ensure Proper Patient and Site Selection” Gayer S., Ophthalmic Hyperguide. Section: Risk Management Online Edition: www.ophthalmic.hyperguides.com/tutorials/risk/list.asp Edited by Carmen Puliafito M.D., M.B.A. Published by SLACK Incorporated; 2005 May.
  • Gayer S., Cass GD., "Sub-Tenon Techniques Should Be One Option Among Many” Anesthesiology, Vol 100, (1) 196; 2004.
  • Marcus ER., Gayer S, Anderson DR.: “Medical Evaluation of Patients before Ocular Surgery [Editorial] American Journal of Ophthalmology: Vol 136 (7) 338-339; 2003.
  • Gayer S., Lubarsky DA.: “Cost-effective Antiemesis” In International Anesthesiology Clinics: Post-operative Nausea and Vomiting Vol 41( 4) Fall 2003; Published by Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins; Edited by Tong J. Gan.
  • Scott IU, McCabe CM, Flynn HW, Lemus DR, Schiffman JC, Reynolds DS, Pereira MB, Belfort A,Gayer S: Local Anesthesia with Intravenous Sedation for Surgical Repair of Selected Open Globe Injuries. American Journal of Ophthalmology Vol 134, (5).707-711; 2002.
  • Gayer S: Anaesthesia Management of Patients with Uveal Tract Melanoma” Chapter 13, pp. 167-179 in Ophthalmic Anesthesia, Published by Swets and Zeitlinger; Editors Gary L. Fanning, M.D., Chris Dodds, M.D., Claudia Kumar Chandra; 2002.
  • Gayer S, Flynn, Jr. HW, : “Sub-Tenon’s Injection for Local Anesthesia in Posterior Segment. Surgery-Discussion of Paper by Li HK, Abouleish A, Grady J, et al” Ophthalmology, Vol 107, (1), 46-47; 2000
  • “Ultrasound-Guided Eye Blocks” Howard Palte M.B. Ch.B., F.C.A., & Steven Gayer M.D., M.B.A. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine Volume 37, Number 6, pp. 677-678; 2012


1999 M.B.A.
University of Miami School of Business
1991 Residency
University of Miami School of Medicine
1988 Internship
Orlando Regional Medical Center
1987 M.D.
University of South Florida, College of Medicine

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