James Thomas, MD
Associate Professor, Anesthesiology

Medical School:
  • MD, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Anesthesiology


  • Thomas JJ, Yaster M, Guffey P. The Use of Patient Digital Facial Images to Confirm Patient Identity in a Children's Hospital's Anesthesia Information Management System. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2020 Feb;46(2):118-121. PubMed PMID: 31810830
  • Davari B, Kotecha N, Clavijo CF, Thomas JJ, Rzasa-Lynn R, Galinkin JL, Christians U, Sempio C. A Sensitive LC-MS/MS Assay for the Quantification of Methadone and its Metabolites in Dried Blood Spots: Comparison With Plasma. Ther Drug Monit. 2020 Feb;42(1):118-128. PubMed PMID: 31318842
  • Thomas JJ, Bashqoy F, Brinton JT, Guffey P, Yaster M. Integration of the Codonics Safe Label System® and the Omnicell XT® Anesthesia Workstation into Pediatric Anesthesia Practice: Utilizing Technology to Increase Medication Labeling Compliance and Decrease Medication Discrepancies While Maintaining User Acceptability. Hospital Pharmacy. November 2020.
  • Muhly WT, Beltran RJ, Bielsky A, Bryskin RB, Chinn C, Choudhry DK, Cucchiaro G, Fernandez A, Glover CD, Haile DT, Kost-Byerly S, Schnepper GD, Zurakowski D, Agarwal R, Bhalla T, Eisdorfer S, Huang H, Maxwell LG, Thomas JJ, Tjia I, Wilder RT, Cravero JP. Perioperative Management and In-Hospital Outcomes After Minimally Invasive Repair of Pectus Excavatum: A Multicenter Registry Report From the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Improvement Network. Anesth Analg. 2018 Oct 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30346358
  • Thomas JJ, Levek C, Quick HD, Brinton JT, Garg S, Cohen MN. Utility of gabapentin in meeting physical therapy goals following posterior spinal fusion in adolescent patients with idiopathic scoliosis. Paediatr Anaesth. 2018 Jun;28(6):558-563. PubMed PMID: 29878543
  • Thomas JJ, Polaner D. Harlequin Syndrome Associated with Thoracic Epidural Analgesia. Anesthesiology. 2015 Nov;123(5):1187. PubMed PMID: 26039330
  • Thomas JJ, Ciarallo C. Images in anesthesiology: facemask ventilation with a frontonasal encephalocele. Anesthesiology. 2015 Mar;122(3):698. PubMed PMID: 24858799
  • Thomas JJ, Ciarallo C. Facemask Ventilation with a Frontonasal Encephalocele. Anesthesiology. 2014 May 21. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 24858799
  • Faulk D, Austin T, Thomas JJ, Strupp K, Macrae A, Yaster M. A Survey of the Society for Pediatric Anesthesia on the Use, Monitoring, and Antagonism of Neuromuscular Blockade. A&A. Accepted for publication 2020
  • Garg S, MD, Thomas JJ, Darland J, Kim E Kittelson J, Erickson M, Carry P. Ultrasonic Bone Scalpel (USBS) Does Not Reduce Blood Loss During Posterior Spinal Fusion (PSF) in Patients with Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis (AIS): Randomized Clinical Trial. Spine. Accepted for publication 2020.
View All (10 Total) View Less

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

  • Anesthesiology, Board Certification (2014)
  • Pediatric Anesthesiology, Board Certification (2016)
  • Pain Medicine

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Anesthesiology