Perry S. Bechtle, D.O.


Anesthesiology and Perioperative MedicineCritical Care ServicesNeurosurgery


  1. Jacksonville, Fl
  • Telemedicine for high-consequence surgical procedures
  • Safe implementation of high technology
  • Immersive video technology for manufacturer’s support of high-consequence medical devices
  • Behavioral-based safety in healthcare settings
  • Structured communication for healthcare safety
  • Interventional MRI
  • Neurosurgical anesthesiology

Jacksonville, Florida

  1. 1998
    Fellow - Neuroanesthesiology (6 months)Mayo Clinic in Rochester
  2. 1998
    Resident - AnesthesiologyMayo Clinic in Florida
  3. 1996
    Resident - AnesthesiologyThomas Jefferson University
  4. 1990
    Rotating InternshipSun Coast Hospital
  5. 1989
    DOPhiladelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine
  6. 1984
    BA - BiologyUniversity of Delaware


  1. AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of Anesthesiology
  2. Neurocritical CareUnited Council for Neurologic Subspecialties

Professional Highlights

  1. Keynote Speaker and Innovation Competition Judge, Pete Conrad Spirit of Innovation Challenge, Kennedy Space Center, 2015 and 2016
  2. Human Factors Committee, Aerospace Medical Association, 2015-2016
  3. Reviewer, Journal of Patient Safety, 2012-2016
  4. Technical Advisor and co-producer of aviation content for Discovery Channel Documentary Riding the Healthcare Tsunami: Bring Your Best Board, 2012
  5. Roundtable Member, Lucian Leape Institute's Roundtable on Joy and Meaning in Work and Healthcare Worker Safety, National Patient Safety Foundation, 2012