Keith Candiotti, MD

Keith Candiotti, MD
  • Chief of the Division of Perioperative Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
  • Vice Chairman of Clinical Research, Department of Anesthesiology, University of Miami School of Medicine
  • Associate professor of anesthesiology
  • Miami, Florida

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Dr. Keith Candiotti is a graduate of the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where he completed a residency in internal medicine in 1992 and a residency in anesthesiology in 1994 and went on to join the Department of Anesthesiology. He currently serves as Chief of the Division of Perioperative Medicine and Vice Chairman of Clinical Research within the department. Additionally, he has coappointments in the departments of Internal Medicine, Urology, and Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Candiotti has conducted numerous clinical trials, including US Food and Drug Administation studies in the areas of postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV), pain, consciousness monitoring, and other various clinical areas. His personal research interests are in the areas of perioperative inflammatory responses; pharmacogenomics and how it relates to pain and perioperative outcomes, PONV, and preoperative evaluation; and the management of patients exposed to weapons of mass destruction. He is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists Committee on Research and was recently appointed as Chairman of the Society of Ambulatory Anesthesia Research Committee.

Dr. Candiotti has published numerous articles and abstracts at various medical meetings. He currently lectures both in the United States and around the world on topics related to his areas of interest.