Johns Hopkins All Children's Heart Institute

Meet Our Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia Team

Vyas Kartha, MD Anesthesiology

Dr. Kartha specializes in pediatric cardiac anesthesiologist at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. He joined hospital staff in 2005. He is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care at Johns Hopkins Medicine. Dr. Kartha earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Ohio. He completed a transitional residency at Ravenswood Hospital Medical Center and an anesthesiology residency at Loyola University Medical Center, both in Chicago. Dr. Kartha completed a clinical fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at The Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto.
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Gerson Rodriguez-Fazzi, MD Anesthesiology

Dr. Rodriguez-Fazzi specializes in pediatric anesthesiology at Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. He joined the hospital staff in 1999. He also is dedicated to providing anesthesia in complex cardiac procedures. Dr. Rodriguez-Fazzi earned his medical degree from the Ponce School of Medicine in Ponce, Puerto Rico. He interned at Louisiana State University Medical Center and trained in anesthesiology at the University of South Florida. Dr. Rodriguez-Fazzi completed a pediatric anesthesiology fellowship at the Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois, through Northwestern University. He is fluent in Spanish.
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Lauren Freedman, CRNA



Katherine Khokhar, CRNA



Kimberly Rowland, CRNA



Kristen Yoqulet, CRNA