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Stanley Muravchick, MD, PhD

Stanley Muravchick, MD, PhD Physician

Special Projects Manager, Anesthesiology and Critical Care
Emeritus Professor CE of Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Languages spoken:

  • Spanish

Dr. Muravchick is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

About Dr. Stanley Muravchick

Recognized by Best Doctors in America 2003-2004, 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2009-2010, 2011-2012

Clinical Specialties


  • Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Programs & Centers:

Board Certification:

  • Anesthesiology, 1978

Description of Clinical Expertise

Physiology of Aging
Mitochondrial disorders

Practice Locations and Appointments

  • Anesthesia

    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 6 Dulles 3400 Spruce Street 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
  • Devon Health Services (Americare)
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Geisinger Health Plan
  • HealthAmerica / HealthAssurance, a Coventry Plan
  • HealthPartners
  • 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 Care
  • Rail Road Medicare / Palmetto GBA
  • Tricare
  • United Healthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Community Plan
  • US Family Health Plan

Education and Training

Medical School: New York University School of Medicine
Residency: Saint Louis Childrens Hospital
Residency: Washington University Medical Center - Barnes Hospital


American College of Anesthesiologists, National American Heart Association, American Medical Association, American Society of Anesthesiologists, National Association of University Anesthesiologists, National Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Local Pennsylvania Medical Society, Local Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists, Local Society for the Advancement of Geriatric Anesthesia, National World Congress of Anaesthesiologists, International

Hospital Affiliation

Dr. Muravchick is a Penn Medicine employed physician.

Hospital Privileges:

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania: On the medical staff, but does not have privileges to treat patients in the hospital.


Description of Research Expertise:

Clinical pharmacology

Selected Publications:

Muravchick S:: Chapter 45: Anesthesia for the Geriatric Patient. in Clinical Anesthesia, 5th ed : 531-540,2005.

Muravchick S: Chapter 3: Theories of Aging in Geriatric Anesthesiology 2nd ed. : 29-37,2008.

Levy RL, Muravchick S: Chapter 14 - Patients with Mitochondrial Disease in Anesthesia and Uncommon Diseases, 5th ed. : 455-467,2005.

Muravchick, S.: Review of On-Line Electronic Help for Anaesthesiologists, Perel A., ed. Anesthesia and Analgesia 101 (5): 1568,2005.

Muravchick S: Anesthesia Considerations for the Geriatric Patient Anesthesia Today 15 (2): 1-9,2004.

Muravchick S: Anesthesia for the Geriatric Patient in A Practice of Anesthesia, 7th Ed : pp.981-993,2003.

Muravchick S: Physiological Changes of Aging Refresher Courses in Anesthesiology 31 : 139-149,2003.

Muravchick S: The Elderly Outpatient: Current Anesthetic Implications Curr Opinion Anaesthesiol 15 : 621-625,2002.

Muravchick S: Anesthesia for the Geriatric Patient in Clinical Anesthesia, 4th ed : 1205-1216,2001.

Muravchick S: The Elderly Patient Essential Atlas of Anesthesia: Subspecialty Care, Vol. 5 : 11.1-11.20,2001.

Academic Contact Info

3400 Spruce Street
680-F Dulles

Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: (215) 662-3737
Fax: (215) 349-5341
Patient appointments: 800-789-PENN (7366)

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