Dr. Alyssa Burgart (she/her)

Dr. Alyssa Burgart (she/her)

Anesthesiologist

Bio:   Dr. Alyssa Burgart is a board certified pediatric anesthesiologist and bioethicist.

Dr. Burgart specializes in pediatric anesthesia and pediatric abdominal transplant anesthesia. She has special interest in transplantation, PANS/PANDAS, spinal muscular atrophy, and trauma. Dr. Burgart is committed to finding the most successful way for each child to interact with the anesthesia team, in order to create an overall positive experience. She champions a program specifically supporting children with unique needs, such as those with sensory integration differences.

Dr. Burgart has a joint appointment in the Stanford Center for Biomedical Ethics, serves as the Co-Chair of the LPCH Ethics Committee and as a member of the SHC Ethics Committee. She provides ethics consultation services for people of all ages. Her ethics interests include pediatric ethics, organ transplantation, communication skills, disability rights, women's healthcare access, adolescent decision-making, ethics education, and excellence in ethics consultation.

Dr. Burgart is active on Twitter, where she comments on Anesthesiology and Bioethics issues. @BurgartBioethix

Stanford Hospital

Stanford Hospital
  • 300 - 500 Pasteur Drive
  • Stanford , CA 94304
  • Phone: 650-723-4000
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Professional Education

  • Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesia (2016)
  • Board Certification, Pediatric Anesthesia, American Board of Anesthesiology (2016)
  • Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesia (2015)
  • Fellowship: Lucile Packard Children's Hospital (2015) CA
  • Residency: Loyola University Medical Center (2014) IL
  • Internship: Loyola University Medical Center (2011) IL
  • MA, Loyola University Chicago, Bioethics and Health Policy (2010)
  • Medical Education: Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine (2010) IL
  • BA, University of Judaism, Bioethics (2003)

Administrative Appointments

  • Co-Chair, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Ethics Committee (2016 - Present)
  • Member, Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Ethics Committee (2015 - Present)
  • Member, Stanford Hospital and Clinics Ethics Committee (2015 - Present)