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Peter A. Vieira, MD

vieirapeterDepartment of Anesthesiology

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Chair, Department of Anesthesiology at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate
  • Director, Inpatient Pain Management

Academic Appointment

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at UMass Chan Medical School – Baystate

Education and Training

  • Tufts University School of Medicine/Baystate, Springfield, MA
    • Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesia (1993)
    • Chief Resident, Anesthesia (1992-1993)
    • Fellowship, Pain Management (1992)
    • Residency/Medical Internship, Anesthesia (1989-1993)
  • George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC
    M.D. (1985-1989)
  • Columbian College of Arts & Sciences, George Washington University, Washington, DC
    B.S., Chemistry (1981-1985)

Scholarly Foci

  • Pain management
  • Regional anesthesia

Scholarly Activity

View a list of Dr. Vieira's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles (Limit 5)

  • New England Professional Group    
    • Treasurer (2013-present)
    • Webmaster (2013-present)
    • Member (2006-present)
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
    • Member (1993-present)
  • Massachusetts Society of Anesthesiologists
    • Member (1993-present)
  • American Medical Association
    • Member (1993-present)
  • Massachusetts Medical Society
    • Member (1993-present)

Significant Honors and Awards

  • Burroughs Welcome Resident Scholar participant, Anesthesiology Annual Meeting, American Society of Anesthesiologists (1992)
  • Phi Beta Kappa Honors Society (1985)
  • Alpha Chi Sigma Award (1985)
  • Sigma Xi Research Grant Award (1985)

Academic Office Contact Information

Department of Anesthesiology
759 Chestnut Street, SG668
Springfield, MA 01199

(Updated October 2022)