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Kyle Morgan, MD, FASA
Kyle J. Morgan, MD, FASA

Kyle J. Morgan, MD, FASA

Assistant Member, St. Jude Faculty




  • Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship – Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Anesthesiology Residency – Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Internship – Medical College of Wisconsin, Wauwatosa
  • MD – Ross University, Dominica, West Indies
  • BA – Miami University, Oxford, Ohio

Honors & Awards

  • 2020 Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists designation
  • 2014 Ernest O. Henschel, M.D. Memorial Award (MCW Anesthesia Department Chief Resident Award)

Research Interests

  • Integration of regional anesthesia and interventional pain management techniques into palliative care and the end-of-life setting
  • The role of stress dose steroids for patients with central adrenal insufficiency undergoing general anesthesia for non-invasive indications
  • The impact of opioids and anesthetics on cancer outcomes and chemotherapy efficacy
  • Utilization of non-opioid analgesics in patients with cancer and sickle cell disease-related pain

Selected Publications

Morgan KJ, Mohan R, Karol SE, Flerlage J. Epidural blood patch for post-dural puncture headaches in adult and paediatric patients with malignancies: A review. British Journal of Anaesthesia Epub ahead of print, 2020.

Ly E, Brennan RC, Wilson MW, Sahr N, Sykes A, Morgan KJ. The Impact of Tumor Excision on American Society of Anesthesiology Physical Status Scoring Among Pediatric Anesthesiologists: A Retrospective Review. Pediatric Anesthesia Epub ahead of print 2020.

Morgan KJ, Chemaitilly W, Rossi M, Li Y, Han Y, Merchant TE. Supplemental glucocorticoids and anesthesia for noninvasive indications in children with central adrenal insufficiency: A retrospective study. Pediatric Anesthesia 29(3) 292-294, March 2019. PMID: 30632232.

Puri L, Morgan KJ, Anghelescu DL. Ketamine and Lidocaine Decrease Opioid Consumption during Vaso-occlusive Crisis in Sickle Cell Disease. Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care 13(4):402–407, 2019. PMID: 31157658

Anghelescu DL, Guo A, Morgan KJ, Frett M, Prajapati H, Gold R, Federico SM. Pain outcomes after celiac plexus block in children and young adults with cancer. J Adolesc Young Adult Oncol August 16, 2018.

Morgan KJ, Figueroa JJ. An unusual postoperative neuropathy: Foot drop contralateral to the lateral decubitus position.  A&A Case Reports 7:115–117, 2016. PMID: 27580410

Morgan KJ, Anghelescu DL. A review of adult and pediatric neuropathic pain assessment tools. Clin J Pain 33(9):844-852, 2016.

Last update: January 2021