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Natalie Silverton

Natalie Silverton, MD

Languages spoken: English
  • Specialties

    • Anesthesiology

    Board Certification

    American Board of Anesthesiology
    American Board of Emergency Medicine (Emergency Medicine)
    Fellow of Royal College of Physicians of Canada
    National Board of Echocardiography (Advanced Perioperative TEE)
  • Board Certification and Academic Information

    Academic Departments Anesthesiology -Primary
    Board Certification
    American Board of Anesthesiology
    American Board of Emergency Medicine (Emergency Medicine)
    Fellow of Royal College of Physicians of Canada
    National Board of Echocardiography (Advanced Perioperative TEE)

    Education history

    Fellowship Cardiothoracic Anesthesia - University of Toronto Fellow
    Echocardiography - University of Utah Fellow
    Chief Resident Anesthesiology - University of Utah Chief Resident
    Anesthesiology - University of Utah Resident
    Residency Emergency Medicine - University of Utah Resident
    Medicine - University of Utah M.D.
    Undergraduate Biology - Brown University B.S.

    Selected Publications

    Journal Article

    1. Silverton NA, Lofgren LR, Kuck K, Stoddard GJ, Johnson R, Ramezani A, Hoareau GL (2024). Near-infrared spectroscopy for kidney oxygen monitoring in a porcine model of hemorrhagic shock, hemodilution, and REBOA. Sci Rep, 14(1), 2646. (Read full article)
    2. Lofgren L, Silverton N, Kuck K (2023). Combining Machine Learning and Urine Oximetry: Towards an Intraoperative AKI Risk Prediction Algorithm. J Clin Med, 12(17). (Read full article)
    3. Parry SR, Silverton NA, Hall IE, Stoddard GJ, Lofgren L, Kuck K (2022). Intraoperative Urine Oxygen in Cardiac Surgery and 12-Month Outcomes. Kidney360, 4(1), 92-97. (Read full article)
    4. Lofgren LR, Hoareau GL, Kuck K, Silverton NA (2022). Noninvasive and Invasive Renal Hypoxia Monitoring in a Porcine Model of Hemorrhagic Shock. J Vis Exp, (188). (Read full article)
    5. Lofgren LR, Silverton NA, Kuck K, Hall IE (2022). The impact of urine flow on urine oxygen partial pressure monitoring during cardiac surgery. J Clin Monit Comput. (Read full article)
    6. Silverton NA, Lofgren LR, Hall IE, Stoddard GJ, Melendez NP, Van Tienderen M, Shumway S, Stringer BJ, Kang WS, Lybbert C, Kuck K (2022). Noninvasive Urine Oxygen Monitoring and the Risk of Acute Kidney Injury in Cardiac Surgery. Anesthesiology, 135(3), 406-418. (Read full article)
    7. Moreno Garijo J, Amador Y, Fan CS, Silverton N, Ralph-Edwards A, Woo A, Mashari A, Meineri M (2020). Association Between Three-Dimensional Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Area and Gradients After Myectomy in Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 35(6), 1654-1662. (Read full article)
    8. Silverton NA, Hall IE, Melendez NP, Harris B, Harley JS, Parry SR, Lofgren LR, Stoddard GJ, Hoareau GL, Kuck K (2021). Intraoperative Urinary Biomarkers and Acute Kidney Injury After Cardiac Surgery. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 35(6), 1691-1700. (Read full article)
    9. Tandar A, Sharma V, Ibrahim M, Jones T, Morgan D, Montzingo C, Lee J, Birgenheier N, Silverton N, Abraham A, Welt FGP, Glotzbach JP (2021). Preventing or Minimizing Acute Kidney Injury in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. J Invasive Cardiol, 33(1), E32-E39. (Read full article)
    10. Benson MJ, Silverton N, Morrissey C, Zimmerman J (2019). Strain Imaging: An Everyday Tool for the Perioperative Echocardiographer. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 34(10), 2707-2717. (Read full article)
    11. Khoche S, Silverton NA, Zimmerman J, Poorsattar S, Kothari P, Haughton R, Maus TM (2020). The Year in Perioperative Echocardiography: Selected Highlights From 2019. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 34(8), 2036-2046. (Read full article)
    12. Silverton NA, Tanner C, Jacobson C, Montzingo C, Van Tienderen M, Zimmerman J (2020). Subjective Evaluation of Right Ventricular Function with Transesophageal Echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiogr, 33(6), 771-772. (Read full article)
    13. Seiler A, Gnadinger P, Glotzbach J, Silverton NA (2019). Transesophageal Echocardiography-Guided Tumor/Thrombus Debulking Using the AngioVac Transcatheter Aspiration Device. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 34(4), 1005-1009. (Read full article)
    14. Silverton NA, Lee JP, Morrissey CK, Tanner C, Zimmerman J (2019). Regional Versus Global Measurements of Right Ventricular Strain Performed in the Operating Room With Transesophageal Echocardiography. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 34(1), 48-57. (Read full article)
    15. Silverton NA, Lee JP, Morrissey CK, Tanner C, Zimmerman J (2018). A Comparison of Left- and Right-Sided Strain Software for the Assessment of Intraoperative Right Ventricular Function. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 33(6), 1507-1515. (Read full article)
    16. Bacon B, Silverton N, Katz M, Heath E, Bull DA, Harig J, Tonna JE (2018). Local Anesthetic Systemic Toxicity Induced Cardiac Arrest After Topicalization for Transesophageal Echocardiography and Subsequent Treatment With Extracorporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 33(1), 162-165. (Read full article)
    17. Silverton NA, Patel R, Zimmerman J, Ma J, Stoddard G, Selzman CH, Morrissey CK (2018). Intraoperative Transesophageal Echocardiography and Right Ventricular Failure After Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 32(5), 2096-2103. (Read full article)
    18. Silverton N, Meineri M (2017). Speckle Tracking Strain of the Right Ventricle: An Emerging Tool for Intraoperative Echocardiography. Anesth Analg, 125(5), 1475-1478. (Read full article)
    19. Djaiani G, Silverton N, Fedorko L, Carroll J, Styra R, Rao V, Katznelson R (2016). Dexmedetomidine versus Propofol Sedation Reduces Delirium after Cardiac Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Anesthesiology, 124(2), 362-8. (Read full article)
    20. Silverton NA, Youngquist ST, Mallin MP, Bledsoe JR, Barton ED, Schroeder ED, Bledsoe AD, Axelrod DA (2011). GlideScope versus flexible fiber optic for awake upright laryngoscopy. Ann Emerg Med, 59(3), 159-64. (Read full article)
    21. Silverton NA, Youngquist ST, Mallin MP, Bledsoe JR, Barton ED, Schroeder ED, Bledsoe AD, Axelrod DA (2012). GlideScope versus flexible fiber optic for awake upright laryngoscopy. Ann Emerg Med, 59(3), 159-64.
    22. Silverton NA, McIntosh SE, Kim HS (2009). Risk assessment in winter backcountry travel. Wilderness Environ Med, 20(3), 269-74. (Read full article)
    23. Silverton NA, McIntosh SE, Kim HS (2009). Risk assessment in winter backcountry travel. Wilderness Environ Med, 20(3), 269-74.
    24. Silverton NA, McIntosh SE, Kim HS (2007). Avalanche safety practices in Utah. Wilderness Environ Med, 18(4), 264-70. (Read full article)
    25. Silverton NA, McIntosh SE, Kim HS (2007). Avalanche safety practices in Utah. Wilderness Environ Med, 18(4), 264-70.
    26. Imperial J, Silverton N, Olivera BM, Bandyopadhyay P, Sporning A, Ferber M, er al (2007). Using chemistry to reconstruct evolution: ON the origins of fish-hunting in venomous cone snails. Proceeding of the American Philosophical Society. Proc Am Philos Soc, 151(151), 185-2000.
    27. Carrier DR, Gregersen CS, Silverton NA (1998). Dynamic gearing in running dogs. J Exp Biol, 201(Pt 23), 3185-95. (Read full article)
    28. Gregersen CS, Silverton NA, Carrier DR (1998). External work and potential for elastic storage at the limb joints of running dogs. J Exp Biol, 201(Pt 23), 3197-210. (Read full article)
    29. Gregerson CS, Silverton NA, Carrier DR (1998). External work and potential for elastic storage at the limb joints of running dogs. J Exp Biol, 201(Pt 23), 3197-210.
    30. Carrier DR, Gregerson CS, Silverton NA (1998). Dynamic gearing in running dogs. J Exp Biol, 201(Pt 23), 3185-95.

    Review

    1. Silverton NA, Gebhardt BR, Maslow A (2022). The Intraoperative Assessment of Right Ventricular Function During Cardiac Surgery. [Review]. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 36(10), 3904-3915. (Read full article)

    Book Chapter

    1. Lee J, Silverton N, Zimmerman J (2017). 2017 Ultrasound For Vascular Access. Principles and Practice of Anesthesia for Thoracic Surgery. Springer.
    2. Kuck K, Silverton N, Cahalan M (2017). Cardiac and Hemodynamic Function. Quantitative Hemodynamics.

    Case Report

    1. Silverton NA, Bull DA, Morrissey CK (2017). Excessive Surgical Adhesive Mimicking Aortic Root Abscess: A Case Report. A A Case Rep, 9(2), 57-59. (Read full article)

    Editorial

    1. Silverton N, Djaiani G (2018). Right Ventricular Function and Perioperative Risk Assessment: The Time Has Come to Stop Being Sinister. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 33(5), 1287-1289. (Read full article)
    2. Zimmerman J, Morrissey C, Silverton N (2018). Strain for Relaxation in the Operating Room? J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth, 32(3), 1305-1307. (Read full article)
    3. Silverton N, Meineri M, Djaiani G (2015). The controversy of right ventricular systolic pressure: is it time to abandon the pulmonary artery catheter? Anaesthesia, 70(3), 241-4. (Read full article)

    Letter

    1. Silverton NA, Hall IE, Kuck K (2022). Urine Oxygen Monitoring in Cardiac Surgery: Reply. [Letter to the editor]. Anesthesiology, 136(4), 662-663. (Read full article)

    Patent

    1. (2022). CATHETER ASSEMBLIES, OXYGEN-SENSING ASSEMBLIES, AND RELATED METHODS. U.S. Patent No. US 11,395,616. Washington, D.C.:U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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