Dr. Joanne E Backofen MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Joanne Backofen is an anesthesiologist in Johnson City, Tennessee and is affiliated with Johnson City Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 15 doctors at Johnson City Medical Center who specialize in Anesthesiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology

Hospital Affiliation

Johnson City Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976 - 1979

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1979 - 1982

Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

TN State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Effect of hypoxemia on the cardiovascular response to intracranial hypertension in postnatal lambs.
Kearney, M. L., Backofen, J. E., Koehler, R. C., Jones, M. D., Traystman, R. J.

Efficacy of Cushing response during development in sheep.
Backofen, J. E., Koehler, R. C., Harris, A. P., Rogers, M. C., Traystman, R. J., Jones, M. D.

The relationship between severity of illness and hospital length of stay and mortality.
Horn, S. D., Sharkey, P. D., Buckle, J. M., Backofen, J. E., Averill, R. F., Horn, R. A.

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