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Jiri Horak, MD

Jiri Horak, MD Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Languages spoken:

  • Czech

Dr. Horak is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Clinical Specialties

Specialty:

  • Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Anesthesiology - Critical Care, 2003
  • Anesthesiology, 2002

Clinical Expertise:

  • Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Anesthesia

    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 6 Dulles 3400 Spruce Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

  • Penn Heart and Vascular Center

    Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine East Pavilion, 2nd Floor 3400 Civic Center Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19104 800-789-PENN (7366)

    A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna US Healthcare
  • Cigna
  • Cigna HealthSpring
  • CVS Health
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • HealthPartners Medicare
  • HealthSmart
  • Highmark Blue Shield
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • Humana / Choicecare
  • Independence Blue Cross (Keystone East)
  • Intergroup
  • Keystone First
  • Multiplan
  • NJ Medicaid
  • NJ Qualcare
  • Oxford Health Plan
  • PA Medicaid
  • PA Medicare
  • Preferred Health Care/LGH
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Remedy Partners at Penn Medicine
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: Masaryk University
Residency: Research Institute for Surgery & Traumatology
Residency: Medical College of Pennsylvania
Residency: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Memberships

American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA), National International Anesthesia Research Society (IARS), International Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologist, Local Society of Critical Care Medicine, National

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Horak is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Penn Presbyterian Medical Center: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.
  • Pennsylvania Hospital: Has privileges to treat patients in the hospital.

Research

Selected Publications:

Vernick CA, Horak J, Greshner A, Vernick WJ: The fontan circulation and right parietal craniotomy for seizures: the challenges of adult congenital heart disease Journal of Clinical Anesthesia 22 (6): 460-5,2010.

Augoustides JG, Horak J, Ochroch AE, Vernick WJ, Gambone AJ, Weiner J, Pinchasik D, Kowalchuk D, Savino JS, Jobes DR: A randomized controlled clinical trial of real-time needle-guided ultrasound for internal jugular venous cannulation in a large university anesthesia department Journal of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anesthesia 19 (3): 310-5,2005.

Augoustides J, Mancini DJ, Horak J, Pochettino A, Dupont F, Dowling RD: CASE 1-2003. The use of intraoperative echocardiography during insertion of ventricular assist devices Journal of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Anesthesia 17 (1): 113-20,2003.

Academic Contact Info

Hospital of the Universith of Pennsylvalnia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
3400 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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