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Ashanpreet Grewal, MD

Academic Title:

Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:




Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-4014

Phone (Secondary):

(410) 328-9813


(410) 328-5531

Education and Training


2000: BA, Economics, Case Western Reserve University
2005: MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine


Post Graduate Education and Training

2005-2006: Internship, Akron City Hospital
2006-2009: Residency, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland Medical Center
2009-2010: Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania


2010-Present: Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore MD

Highlighted Publications


  1. Andritsos M, Desai ND, Grewal A, Augoustides JG. Innovations in aortic disease management: the descending aorta. J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth.. 24(3), 523-9. PMID: 20399116. 2010
  2. Grewal AS, Fitzpatrick M, Stansbury L, Grigore AM. The heart as an endocrine system. Int Anesthesiol Clin. 50(2), 111-27. PMID: 22481559. 2012
  3. Barack J, Roman PE, Grewal AS, Shats I, Dawood M, Grigore AM. Transesophageal Echocardiography Assessment of Massive Left Atrial Thrombus Due to Mitral Stenosis and Atrial Fibrillation. J Rom Anest Terap Int. 20(2), 131-133. 2013
  4. Thunberg CA, Gaitan BD, Grewal A, Ramakrishna H, Stansbury LG, Grigore AM. Pulmonary hypertension in patients undergoing cardiac surgery: pathophysiology, perioperative management, and outcomes. J. Cardiothorac. Vasc. Anesth.. 27(3), 551-72. PMID: 23036624. 2013
  5. Mazzeffi M, Stafford P, Wallace K, Bernstein W, Deshpande S, Odonkor P, Grewal A, Strauss E, Stubbs L, Gammie J, Rock P. Intra-abdominal hypertension and postoperative kidney dysfunction in cardiac surgery patients. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 30(6), 1571-1577. doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2016.05.028. Epub 2016 May 19. PMID: 27590464. 2016


Additional Publication Citations


  1. Grewal A, Fitzpatrick M, Stansbury L, Grigore AM. Heart as an Endocrine System. International Anesthesiology Clinics. Vol 50. 2 ed. 111-127. 2012
  2. Roman P, Grewal A, Taylor B, Grigore A. Advances in Spinal Cord Protection from Perioperative Ischemic Injury. Mcloughlin T, Salinas F, Torsher L, eds. Advances in Anesthesia. Vol 32. Elsevier Mosby: 205-235. 2014


Awards and Affiliations

2007    CA-1 Residency Advocate Group Class Representative, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2008    Abbott Resident Scholar, Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER)
2008    Chief Resident, University of Maryland School of Medicine
2008    CA-2 Residency Advocate Group Class Representative, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Professional Activity

2006    Member, American Society of Anesthesiology
2009    Member, Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists