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Dr. Geoffrey Kenton Lighthall, MD

Dr. Geoffrey Kenton Lighthall, MD

Anesthesiologist

22 Years of Experience

Accepting patients

    Overview

    Dr. Geoffrey Lighthall, MD is an Anesthesiologist, who primarily practices in Stanford, CA with 1 additional practice location. He has been practicing for over 22 years and is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Lighthall graduated from University of Maryland School of Medicine and completed his residency at Santa Clara Valley Med Ctr, Internal Medicine. Dr. Lighthall is fluent in English and is currently seeing new patients. Dr. Lighthall’s practice accepts Aetna, Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS), Cigna and other major insurance plans. To book an appointment or to confirm insurance options, please call Dr. Lighthall’s office at (650) 498-6000.

    Medical Specialties and Areas of Expertise

    Anesthesiologist

    Education & Training

    Santa Clara Valley Med Ctr, Internal Medicine (Residency)

    Santa Clara Valley Med Center (Residency)

    Other Degree - University of Md Sch of Med, Baltimore Md

    Medical Degree - University of Maryland School of Medicine

    Board Certifications

    American Board of Anesthesiology

    Insurances

    Top Insurances

    • Aetna

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS)

    • Cigna

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    Locations

    Medical Spec Clnc Stanford END

    300 Pasteur Dr

    Stanford, CA 94305

    (650) 498-6000

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    Dr. Geoffrey Lighthall, MD

    3801 Mirnada Ave.

    Palo Alto, CA 94304

    (650) 493-5000

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    Recognitions

    Publications

    An institution-wide approach to redesigning magement of cardiopulmory arrests

    The joint commission jourl of patient safety, 2013

    Introduction of a Rapid Response System at a United States Veterans Affairs Hospital Reduced

    ANESTHESIA AND ALGESIA, 2010

    Using in situ simulation to improve in-hospital cardiopulmory resuscitation.

    Joint Commission jourl on quality and patient safety / Joint Commissio, 2010

    Abnormal vital signs are associated with an increased risk for critical events

    RESUSCITATION, 2009

    Evaluating the magement of septic shock using patient simulation

    CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 2007

    Use of a fully simulated intensive care unit environment for critical event magement training for

    CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 2003

    Percutaneous tracheostomy at the bedside: 13 tips for improving safety and success.

    Jourl of intensive care medicine, 2014

    The pharmacology of airway magement in critical care.

    Jourl of intensive care medicine, 2012

    Generation of early warnings with smart monitors

    CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 2012

    The evolving role of preoperative testing in vascular surgery patients

    Semirs in cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia, 2011

    Use of physiologic reasoning to diagnose and mage shock States.

    Critical care research and practice, 2011

    Perioperative intravascular fluid assessment and monitoring

    Anesthesiology research and practice, 2011

    Identifying the hospitalised patient in crisis

    RESUSCITATION, 2010

    A Controllable Patient Monitor for Classroom Video Projectors

    SIMULATION IN HEALTHCARE, 2010

    Using the rapid response system to provide better oversight of patient care processes.

    Joint Commission jourl on quality and patient safety / Joint Commissio, 2007

    The use of clinical simulation systems to train critical care physicians.

    Jourl of intensive care medicine, 2007

    Genetic variants of the P-glycoprotein gene Abcb1b modulate opioid-induced hyperalgesia

    PHARMACOGENETICS AND GENOMICS, 2006

    Findings of the First Consensus Conference on Medical Emergency Teams

    CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE, 2006

    The value of simulation training during anesthesia residency

    ANESTHESIOLOGY, 2006

    An interchangeable Mapleson A-E breathing system is practical and cost effective

    ACTA AESTHESIOLOGICA SCANDIVICA, 2006

    Fluid magement in hospitalized patients.

    Comprehensive therapy, 2005

    Alterations in spil cord gene expression after hindpaw formalin injection

    JOURL OF NEUROSCIENCE RESEARCH, 2004

    Identification of salt-sensitive genes in the kidneys of Dahl rats

    JOURL OF HYPERTENSION, 2004

    Correction of intraoperative coagulopathy

    INTERTIOL JOURL OF OBSTETRIC ANESTHESIA, 2004

    Asystole during successive electroconvulsive therapy sessions: A report of two cases

    JOURL OF CLINICAL ANESTHESIA, 2004

    Dexmedetomidine fails to cause hyperalgesia after cessation of chronic administration

    ANESTHESIA AND ALGESIA, 2003

    Heme oxygese type 2 modulates molecular changes during chronic behavioral and exposure to morphine

    NEUROSCIENCE, 2003

    An improved method for topical cerebral cooling during deep hypothermic circulatory arrest

    JOURL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, 2000

    A comparison of the onset and clinical duration of high doses of cisatracurium and rocuronium

    JOURL OF CLINICAL ANESTHESIA, 1999

    THE CHROMOSOMES OF LEISHMANIA

    PARASITOLOGY TODAY, 1992

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Is Geoffrey Lighthall accepting new patients?

    Yes, Geoffrey Lighthall is accepting new patients at this time.

    Does Geoffrey Lighthall offer online booking?

    Please contact Dr. Lighthall's office at (650) 498-6000 for information about online booking, telehealth, or to schedule an appointment.

    Does Geoffrey Lighthall offer telehealth appointments?

    Please contact Dr. Lighthall's office at (650) 498-6000 for information telehealth appointment availability or for scheduling assistance.

    Which language(s) does Geoffrey Lighthall speak?

    Geoffrey Lighthall speaks English.

    Which board certifications does Geoffrey Lighthall have?

    Geoffrey Lighthall is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

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