Susanne Rupert, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology

Susanne Rupert

Contact Info

Office Address:
B515 Mayo building
420 Delaware Street SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Mason Ste. Marie

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology


University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA

University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN




Awards & Recognition

  • Teacher of the Year Award, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Minnesota
  • Ellison C. Pierce Award, Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation, Best Scientific Exhibit in Patient Safety, ASA Meeting



  1. Solberg SM, Rupert SS, Lozano AL, Prosen TL. Massive Hemorrhage During Repeat Cesarean Section in a Patient with Autoimmune Thrombocytopenic Purpura Refractory to Medical Treatment – Recombinant Factor VIIa as an Adjuvant Therapy ASA 2010.
  2. Rupert SS, Polly DW, Zantek ND Mair DC, Hammerschmitt DE. Diagnosis and Successful Management of a Patient with a History of IgA Deficiency. ASA 2009.
  3. Konia M, Rupert S. Malignant Hyperthermia. AAMC annual meeting 2010.
  4. Konia M Rupert S. Simulation Scenario: Hyperkalemia After Succinylcholine. MedEdPORTAL. 2010.
  5. Konia M, Rupert S. Rapid Sequence Induction. MedEdPORTAL; 2010.
  6. Shamsolkottabi S, Belani KG. Chapter 25. Liver Transplantation – The Donor Anesthesiological Considerations. Living Donor Organ Transplantation. Gruessner and Benedetti. 2008.
  7. Shamsolkottabi S, Belani KG. Chapter 26. Liver Transplantation – The Recipient – Anesthesiological Considerations. Living Donor Organ Transplantation. Gruessner and Benedetti. 2008.
  8. Nevile S, Shamsolkottabi S, Belani KG. Surgical Errors – A Key Concern for the Patient – Reduction Using a Systems Approach. ASA
  9. Shamsolkottabi S, Swica H, Belani KG. Liver Transplantation in a Patient with Hepatic Peliosis and Congenital Myopathy Most Consistent with Centronuclear (Myotubular) Myopathy. MARC 2004.
  10. Patel PP, Shamsolkottabi S, Denson MA, Rayhill SC Wu YM, Stolpen AH. Comprehensive MR Evaluation of Renal Donors: Accuracy and Cost Comparison with Conventional Imaging. Proc Intl Soc Mag Reson Med. 2001. Vol 9: 2060-2061.
  11. Shamsolkottabi S, Bechara A, Damasio H, Tranel D, Barrash J. The Amygdala and Anoxic Encephalopathy: Functional and Anatomical Paradoxes. Abstracts: Society for Neuroscience. 29th Annual Meeting. Miami Beach, Florida. October 23-28 1999. Vol 25 (1):896.
  12. McLennan G, Shamsolkottabi S, Reinhardt J, Graham S, Hoffman EA. Major Airway Obstruction Assessed by EBCT and Image Analysis. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. April 1997. Vol 155(4): A864.
  13. McLennan G, Shamsolkottabi S, Hoffman EA. Assessment of Major Airway Obstruction Using Image Analysis of Digital CT Information. Proceedings of the Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 1996; 2709: 197-208.
  14. Hoffman EA, Stahlberg R, D’Souza ND, Reinhardt J, Cook-Granroth J, Shamsolkottabi S. Quantitative Volumetric Workstation for Education and Teleconsultation: Now On-line. Radiology, Radiologic Society of North America (RSNA). Nov 1996. Vol 201: 552.
  15. Baskin K, Kusnick CA, Shamsolkottabi S, Lang EV, Corson JD, Stanford W, Thompson BH, Hoffman EA. Volumetric Analysis of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Medical Imaging 1996: Physiology and Function from Multidimensional Images. Proceedings of the Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE) 1996; 2709: 323-337.
  16. Baskin K, Kusnick C Shamsolkottabi S, Lang EV, Thompson B, Stanford W. Quantitative Tube Geometry Analysis of Tortuous and Eccentric Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms. Radiology. Radiologic Society of North America Scientific Program Nov 1996. Vol 201: 317.


Board Certifications

  • Board Certified in Anesthesiology, 2007-Present
  • Pediatric Anesthesia, 2013-Present