Texas Society of Anesthesiologists

  • Welcome to Texas Society of Anesthesiologists


    It shall be the purpose of the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists to advance, promote and support the practice of the medical specialty of Anesthesiology in the State of Texas.

    The TSA is a voluntary, non-profit association of over 3,800 members interested in the medical specialty of Anesthesiology and it is a component of the American Society of Anesthesiologists.

    TSA provides CME programs; advocates at the legislative, regulatory and legal arenas; and through its representation at the ASA, TMA, and AMA, it insures that TSA’s voice is heard at the state and national levels.

  • George Williams, MD, FASA, FCCM, FCCP

    TSA President 2022-2023
    George Williams, MD, FASA, FCCM, FCCP

    Associate Professor
    Vice-Chair & Division Chief
    Dept. of Anesthesiology
    UTHealth McGovern Medical School
    Houston, TX

    Read Dr. Willam's President's Acceptance Speech

Exhibitor Information

No Surprises Act

Information and Resources

Read the latest TSA Newsletter
TSA Member Spotlight


James F Arens, MD

TSA wishes to Congratulate Dr. Jim Arens on his selection as a "Faculty Living Legend" by the University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston.
UTMB Faculty Living Legends

The Doctor Chuck Bauer Award

Presented by the TX Div of Emergency Management, recognizes medical professionals and their contributions to emergency management through incident response, disaster planning or other provision of healthcare or instructional preparedness.

2020: Dr. John Zerwas
2021: Dr. Ray Callas

McGovern Medical School House Staff Association
2022-2023 UT House Staff Association Council

Dr. Ryan Lord, President
Dr. Maggie Swift, Vice President
Dr. Nik Glenesk, Member at Large
Dr. D'Andrea (Dede) Caesar, Representative for Diversity & Inclusion.
Info on House Staff Association

Scott Lindberg MD, FASA

Appointed as Vice Chair of the UNOS Membership and Professional Standards Committee

G. Ray Callas, MD

Elected Chair of the TMA Board of Trustees for 2022-23. TMA Release

Sherif Zaafran MD, FASA

Awarded the Leadership Award from the Federation of State Medical Boards

Dr. Sisi Xie

Awarded the ASA Anesthesiology Policy Research Rotation in Political Affairs in Washington, DC

Dr. Niyant Jain

Recent UTMB graduate won the single spot for the 2022 ASRA Global Health Fellowship Rotation in Ghana

TSA Member Alerts

TSA-START (Scholarly Targeted Anesthesiology Research for Texas)

  • Grant information and application

 ASA Be the Solution Toolkit: Sell Your C-Suite on the Value and Leadership of Anesthesiologists

  • Health Care Exec Outreach Toolkit
  • Be the Solution Monitor Article

ASA Surprise Billing Resources

Archived Alerts



American Society of Anesthesiologists

Anesthesia Quality Institute

Exhibitor Information

TSA 2022 Annual Meeting Sponsors

Texas Medical Liability Trust
US Anesthesia Partners- Texas

Audio Digest

Ventra Health
Metro Anesthesia
Independent Physicians Network

TSA 2022 Exhibitors

  • 3MHealthcare 
  • Acacia Pharma 
  • Archibald & Associates 
  • Ambu 
  • Arcos Medical 
  • Audio Digest 
  • Avanos 
  • B.Braun 
  • Blink Device Company 
  • Case Western Reserve University 
  • Chiesi USA 
  • Champion 
  • CSL Behring 
  • Draeger 
  • Eastern Account Systems 
  • Fisher & Paykel Healthcare 
  • Flexicare 
  • Fusion Anesthesia Solutions 
  • GE Healthcare 
  • Graphium Health 
  • Independent Physicians Network 
  • Konica Minolta 

  • La Jolla Pharmaceuticals
  • LiDCO
  • MedPro Group
  • Medtronic
  • Metropolitan Anesthesia
  • Milestone Scientific
  • Mindray 
  • MSN Healthcare Solutions 
  • National Partners in Healthcare
  • NorthStar Anesthesia
  • Pacira
  • Pajunk Medical Systems
  • Presario Ventures 
  • ProAssurance 
  • Retia Medical
  • Safersonic
  • Sonosite
  • Texas Medical Liability Trust
  • Tri-Anim
  • US Anesthesia Partners
  • VBM Medical 
  • Ventra Health 

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