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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Deborah Rusy earned her medical degree from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI and completed her residency and a fellowship at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics.



Pediatric Anesthesiology

Braxial Plexus Injury


American Family Children's Hospital
(608) 263-8100 | (800) 323-8942 | Map
Madison Surgery Center
(608) 287-2200 | (888) 703-2778 | Map
University Hospital
(608) 263-8100 | (800) 323-8942 | Map

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Anesthesiology

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology
Fellowship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Residency University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Internship University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
Medical School University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI

Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.
PubMed Articles
Rusy DA Hofer A Rasmussen M Paisansathan C Sharma D Assessment of Anesthesia Practice Patterns for Endovascular Therapy for Acute Ischemic Stroke: A Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care (SNACC) Member Survey. J Neurosurg Anesthesiol . 2019 Nov 1;
[PubMed ID: 31688332]
Wooldridge A Carayon P Hoonakker P Hose BZ Ross J Kohler JE Brazelton T Eithun B Kelly MM Dean SM Rusy D Durojaiye A Gurses AP Complexity of the pediatric trauma care process: Implications for multi-level awareness. Cogn Technol Work . 2019 Aug;21(3):397-416
[PubMed ID: 31485191]
Hoonakker PLT Wooldridge AR Hose BZ Carayon P Eithun B Brazelton TB 3rd Kohler JE Ross JC Rusy DA Dean SM Kelly MM Gurses AP Information flow during pediatric trauma care transitions: things falling through the cracks. Intern Emerg Med . 2019 Aug;14(5):797-805
[PubMed ID: 31140061]
Zuegge KL Bunsen SK Turner CR Ward RC Rusy DA In Response. Anesth Analg . 2019 Jun;128(6):e121-e122
[PubMed ID: 31094815]
Zuegge KL Bunsen SK Volz LM Stromich AK Ward RC King AR Sobeck SA Wood RE Schliewe BE Steiner RP Rusy DA Provider Education and Vaporizer Labeling Lead to Reduced Anesthetic Agent Purchasing With Cost Savings and Reduced Greenhouse Gas Emissions. Anesth Analg . 2019 Jun;128(6):e97-e99
[PubMed ID: 31094796]
Hose BZ Hoonakker PLT Wooldridge AR Brazelton Iii TB Dean SM Eithun B Fackler JC Gurses AP Kelly MM Kohler JE McGeorge NM Ross JC Rusy DA Carayon P Physician Perceptions of the Electronic Problem List in Pediatric Trauma Care. Appl Clin Inform . 2019 Jan;10(1):113-122
[PubMed ID: 30759492]
Zens TJ Rusy DA Gosain A Pediatric surgeon-directed wound classification improves accuracy. J Surg Res . 2016 Apr;201(2):432-9
[PubMed ID: 27020829]
Sillay KA Rusy D Buyan-Dent L Ninman NL Vigen KK Wide-bore 1.5 T MRI-guided deep brain stimulation surgery: initial experience and technique comparison. Clin Neurol Neurosurg . 2014 Dec;127:79-85
[PubMed ID: 25459248]
Hogan KJ Burmester JK Caldwell MD Hogan QH Coursin DB Green DN Selzer RM Broderick TP Rusy DA Poroli M Lutz AL Sanders AM Oldenburg MC Koelbl JA de Arruda-Indig M Halsey JL Day SP Domanico MJ Perioperative genomic profiles using structure-specific oligonucleotide probes. Clin Med Res . 2009 Sep;7(3):69-84
[PubMed ID: 19474452]
Willmann K Springman S Rusy D Daily E A preliminary evaluation of a new derived EEG index monitor in anesthetized patients. J Clin Monit Comput . 2002 Aug;17(6):345-50
[PubMed ID: 12885178]