Christoph G. Nabzdyk, M.D.

  1. Anesthesiologist
  2. Critical Care Specialist
  3. Echocardiographer

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

EnglishGerman
  • Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist, Critical Care Physician, and Member of the Mayo Clinic ECMO Group with clinical focus on the perioperative care of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery patients
  • Management of cardiogenic shock, acute respiratory failure, septic shock
  • Short and long-term mechanical circulatory support
  • Heart and Lung Transplant
  1. Acute respiratory failure
  2. Bacteremia
  3. Cardiogenic shock
  4. Cardiovascular device-associated infection
  5. Hemorrhage
  6. Septic shock
  7. Surgical site infection
  • Cardiothoracic Anesthesia (Intraoperative) and Critical Care (Intensive Care Unit) for Cardiovascular, Thoracic, Trauma and General Surgery patients
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS) including different modes of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Perioperative Management of durable Ventricular Assist Devices (VAD)
  • Role of non-ECMO MCS in the care of cardiogenic shock patients
  1. 2019
    Fellowship - Cardiothoracic AnesthesiologyMassachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  2. 2018
    Fellowship - Critical Care MedicineMassachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  3. 2017
    Resident - Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain ManagementBrigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  4. 2014
    Postdoctoral Scholar - Tissue Engineering and Wound Healing LaboratoryBrigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  5. 2013
    Resident - Categorical General SurgeryTufts Medical Center, Tufts School of Medicine
  6. 2011
    Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Vascular SurgeryBeth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School
  7. 2010
    Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Laboratory for Accelerated Vascular ResearchUniversity of California San Francisco Medical Center
  8. 2009
    Doktor der Medizin - Research Doctorate Defense for German "Dr. med.", "Magna cum laude".Charite University Medicine, Medical College of Humboldt and Free University Berlin
  9. 2008
    MDCharite University Medicine, Medical College of Humboldt and Free University Berlin
  10. 2007
    Research Scholar - Cardiovascular Genetics (Position: part-time)Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics
  11. 2005
    Visiting ScholarTulane University, Section of Cardiology and MD Anderson Cancer Center, Department of Pathology
  12. 2005
    Research ScholarTulane University, Section of Cardiology

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Distinguished Resident Award, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain MedicineBrigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
  2. 2013
    Harvard Longwood NIH T-32 Fellowship in Vascular ResearchBrigham and Women's Hospital
  3. 2011
    Young Researcher Prize7th European Symposium of Vascular Biomaterials
  4. 2006
    Cardiology Session WinnerEuropean Student's Conference
  5. 2005
    German Research Foundation ScholarshipMax Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics
  6. 2005
    Alliance of Cardiovascular Researchers ScholarshipMD Anderson Cancer Center
  7. 2004
    Alliance of Cardiovascular Researchers ScholarshipTulane University School of Medicine

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic
  2. 2020 - present
    Clinical LeadMassachusetts Institute of Technology - MIT Emergency Ventilator Project (MIT E-Vent)
  3. 2019 - present
    MemberExtracorporeal Life Support Organization
  4. 2019 - present
    MemberMinnesota Society of Anesthesiologists
  5. 2018 - present
    MemberSociety of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
  6. 2017 - present
    MemberSociety of Critical Care Medicine
  7. 2014 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Anesthesiologists
  8. 2011 - 2012
    MemberAmerican Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
  9. 2010 - 2011
    MemberVascular Applications Collaborative Team

Publications