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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Thomas McDowell earned his medical degree at the University of Iowa - Iowa City. He completed a residency and fellowship at the University of Virginia - Charlottesville.



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University Hospital
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University Hospital (primary)

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Anesthesiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anesthesiology
Fellowship University of Virginia, Charlottesville
Residency University of Virginia, Charlottesville
Internship University of Virginia, Charlottesville
Medical School University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, 1991

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PubMed Articles
McDowell TS Wang ZY Singh R Bjorling D . CB1 cannabinoid receptor agonist prevents NGF-induced sensitization of TRPV1 in sensory neurons. Neurosci Lett. 2013 Sep 13;551:34-8
[PubMed ID: 23850608]
Rogers WK McDowell TS . Remimazolam, a short-acting GABA(A) receptor agonist for intravenous sedation and/or anesthesia in day-case surgical and non-surgical procedures. IDrugs. 2010 Dec;13(12):929-37
[PubMed ID: 21154153]
Komai H McDowell TS . Effects of local anesthetics on opioid inhibition of calcium current in rat dorsal root ganglion neurons. Neurosci Lett. 2007 May 18;418(3):298-303
[PubMed ID: 17412500]
Komai H McDowell TS . Differential effects of bupivacaine and tetracaine on capsaicin-induced currents in dorsal root ganglion neurons. Neurosci Lett. 2005 May 20-27;380(1-2):21-5
[PubMed ID: 15854744]
McDowell TS . Fentanyl decreases Ca2+ currents in a population of capsaicin-responsive sensory neurons. Anesthesiology. 2003 Jan;98(1):223-31
[PubMed ID: 12503001]
Lokuta AJ Komai H McDowell TS Valdivia HH . Functional properties of ryanodine receptors from rat dorsal root ganglia. FEBS Lett. 2002 Jan 30;511(1-3):90-6
[PubMed ID: 11821055]