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Residency Program Faculty

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Vinay Pallekonda, M.D.

Regional Medical Director, NorthStar Anesthesia
Director, Anesthesiology Simulation and Perioperative Echocardiography
Associate Director, Surgical Care, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Assistant Professor, Wayne State University School of Medicine 


Dr. Pallekonda is a Board-Certified physician in Anesthesiology, Internal Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine.  He finished his Internal Medicine training at Henry Ford Hospital after which he served as the Director of the Cardiology Telemetry Floor there.  He subsequently finished his Heart Failure/Transplant and Critical Care fellowships at Stanford University School of Medicine.  He then returned to Michigan and completed his Anesthesiology residency at University of Michigan.  His academic interests are
peri-operative heart failure outcomes, perioperative simulation, and cardiac imaging in the perioperative period.

Anesthesiology Residency Program