Michael Todd, MD

Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Michael Todd

Contact Info


Office Phone 612-624-9165

Fax 612-626-2363

Office Address:
B515 Mayo Memorial Building
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Mailing Address:
Anesthesiology Administration
MMC 294 Mayo
8294A (Campus Delivery Code)
420 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Mason Ste. Marie

Administrative Email

Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Vice Chair of Research, Department of Anesthesiology


MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 1975

Resident in Anesthesiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1976-1979

Research Fellow in Neuroanesthesia, University of Chicago, San Diego, 1976-1979

BA, University of Chicago, 1971


Professor of Anesthesiology


Neurosurgical Anesthesia




  1. Warner, D. S., & Todd, M. M. (Corresponding Author) (2022). A Beautiful Friendship - and A Lesson About Friends and Colleagues: Classic Partnership Revisited. Anesthesiology, 136, 176-180.
  2. Karuppiah, S. (Lead Author), Konia*, M., & Prielipp, R. C. (2022). Management of Patients with the Intravascular Ventricular Assist System (iVAS) for Non-cardiac Surgery. Annals of Card Anaesthesia, TBA.
    Your Role (for multi-author publications): Senior author
  3. Prielipp, R., & Amateau, S. (2022). Evolving Standards for Anesthesia during Advanced GI Endoscopy Procedures. Anesth Analg.
  4. Mustafa, H. (Lead Author), Wong, H., Al-Kofahi, M., Schaeffer, M., Karanam, A., & Todd, M. (2020). Pharmacokinetics and Breast Milk Excretion of Bupivacaine Following Liposomal Bupivacaine Infiltration in Transversus Abdominis Plane in Patients Undergoing Cesearean Delivery. Obstetrics and Gynecology, 136(1), 70-76.
  5. Dijkland, S., Jaja, B., van der Jagt, M., Roozenbeek, B., Vergouwen, M., Suarez, J., Torner, J., Todd, M., van den Bergh, W., Lo, B., Steyerberg, E., Dippel, D., Schweizer, T., Macdonald, R., Lingsma, H., & SAHIT Collaborators (2019). Between-Center and Between- Country Differences in Outcome After Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage in the Subarachnoid Hemorrhage International Trialists (SAHIT) Repository. Journal of Neurosurgery. doi: 10.3171/2019.5.JNS19483
  6. ASA Task Force on Perioperative Visual Loss (2019). Practice Advisory for Perioperative Visual Loss Associated with Spine Surgery. Anesthesiology, 130(1), 12-30. doi: 10.1097/ALN.0000000000002503 An Updated Report by the ASA Task Force on Perioperative Visual Loss (MM Todd is a Member), the North American Neuro-Opthalmology Society, and the Society for Neuroscience in Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  7. Grosland, J., Todd, M., & Goldstein, P. (2018). Neuromonitoring in the ambulatory anesthesia setting - a Pro-Con Discussion. Current Opinions in Anesthesiology. Current Opinions in Anesthesiology, 31, 667-672.
  8. Germans, M., Jaja, B., Manoel, A., Cohen, A., Macdonald, R., & SAHIT Investigators (MM Todd is Member) (2018). Sex differences in delayed cerebral ischemia after subarachnoid hemorrhage. J. Neurosurgery, 129, 458-464.
  9. Naguib, M., Brull, S., Kopman, A., Hunter, J., Fulesdi, H., Arkes, H., Eistein, A., Todd, M., & Johnson, K. (2018). Consensus Statement on Perioperative Use of Neuromuscular Monitoring. Anesthesia & Analgesia, 127, 70-80.
  10. Jaja, B., Saposnik, G., Lingsma, H., MacDonald, E., Thorpe, K., Mandani, M., Steverberg, E., Molyneux, A., Manoel, A., Schatlo, B., Hanggi, D., Hasan, D., Wong, G., Etminan, N., Fukuda, H., Torner, J., Schaller, K., Suarez, J., Steinen, M., Vergouwen, M., Rinkle, G., Spears, J., Cusimano, M., Todd, M., Le Roux, P., Kirkpatrick, P., Pickard, J., van den Bergh, W., Murray, G., Johnston, S., Yamagata, S., Meyer, S., Schweizer, T., Macdonald, R., & The SAHIT Collaboration (2018). Development and External Validation of Outcome Prediction Models for Aneurysm Subarachnoid Haemorrhage: The SAHIT Multinational Cohort Study. British Medical Journal, 360, j5745.
  11. Jaja, B., Schweizer, T., Classen, J., Le Roux, P., Meyer, S., Macdonald, R., & SAHIT Collaborative (MM Todd, Member) (2018). The SAFARI Score to Assess the Risk of Convulsive Seizure during Admission for Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Neurosurgery, 82, 887-893.
  12. Gadomski, B. C., Shetye, S. S., Hindman, B. J., Dexter, F., Santoni, B. G., Todd, M. M., Traynelis, V. C., From, R. P., Fontes, R. B., & Puttlitz, C. M. (2018). Intubation biomechanics: validation of a finite element model of cervical spine motion during endotracheal intubation in intact and injured conditions. Journal of Neurosurgery. Spine, 28(1), 10-22. PMID: 29053084 doi: 10.3171/2017.5.SPINE17189
  13. Leonard, P., & Todd, M. M. (2017). Quantitative Neuromuscular Blockade Monitoring: Two Pictures of Unexpected Rocuronium Effect (with accompanying editorial). A&A Case Reports, 9, 190-192.

Book Chapters

  1. Todd, M. M. (in press, accepted January 2021). A Life-Long Lesson. Anesthesia Bridges.. Springer:.
  2. Todd, M. M. (2015). SNACC Bibliography (SAH, Aneurysm and Hypothermia)..
  3. Todd, M. M. (2014). From the Chair.. Written biannually for the Departmental Newsletter, Spring and Fall since Spring 2006 thru 2014
  4. Todd, M. M. (2014). Research Priorities 2015. For SNACC Newsletter..
  5. Todd, M. M. (2013). SNACC Bibliography (SAH, Aneurysms and Hypothermia)..
  6. Todd, M. M. (2012). Cervical Spine and Anesthesia. Current Reviews in Anesthesiology..
  7. Todd, M. M. (2012). SNACC Bibliography (SAH, Aneurysms and Hypothermia)..
  8. Todd, M. M., & Smith, T. (2010). Intradepartmental communications and data management in the digital age.. Chicago:.
  9. Marian, A., Todd, M. M., & Scamman, F. (2010). Successful implementation of electronic anesthesia records (EPIC-AIMS) in a University hospital - Lessons Learned. Scientific Exhibit.. Chicago:.
  10. Todd, M. M. (2009). Why You Should Donate Your Hard-Earned Dollars to FAER-funded Research.. ASA Newsletter.
  11. Todd, M. M., Hindman, B., & Brian, J. E. (2003). Cervical Spine Anatomy and Physiology for Anesthesiologists. Schwartz, A. (Ed.), ASA Refresher Courses 2003.. Philadelphia: LWW.
  12. Todd, M. M. (1998). The future - and present-of electronic journal publishing. (11th ed., vol. 62, pp. 7-8). ASA Newsletter.
  13. Todd, M. M. (1997). Anesthesiology supplement to enter the electronics age. (1st ed., vol. 61, pp. 25). ASA Newsletter.
  14. Warner, D. S., & Todd, M. M. (1997). Brain Protection. Longnecker, D., & Tinker, J. (Eds.), Principals and Practice of Anesthesiology, 2nd Edition.. St Louis: CV Mosby.
  15. Todd, M. M., Maktabi, M. M., & Warner, D. S. (1997). Neuroanesthesia, a Critical Review. Longnecker, D., & Tinker, J. (Eds.), Principals and Practice of Anesthesiology, 2nd Edition.. St Louis: CV Mosby.
  16. Tommasino, C., & Todd, M. M. (1996). Fluid Management in Neurosurgerical Patients. Van Aken, H. (Ed.), Fundamentals of Neuroanesthesia.. London: BMJ Publishing Group.
  17. Farrell, S., Carras, D., & Todd, M. M. (1996). Neuroanesthesia. Loftus, C. (Ed.), Neurosurgery.. Mosby Publishers.
  18. Todd, M. M. (1994). Cerebral Blood Flow During Isovolemic Hemodilution: Mechanistic Observations. Bosjnak, J., & Kampine, J. (Eds.), Anesthesia and Cardiovascular Disease.. San Diego: Academic Press. (also Adv in Pharmacology 31: 595-605, 1994)
  19. Todd, M. M. (1993). Anesthetic Considerations for Physiologic Evaluation in Posterior Fossa Surgery. Loftus, C., & Traynelis, V. C. (Eds.), Intraoperative Monitoring Techniques in Neurosurgery. (pp. 219-223). New York: McGraw Hill.
  20. Todd, M. M. (1993). Anesthetic Techniques for Evaluation of Spinal Surgery Patients (wake- up test). Loftus, C., & Traynelis, V. C. (Eds.), Intraoperative Monitoring Techniques in Neurosurgery. (pp. 227-229). New York: McGraw Hill.