The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville

The Department of Anesthesiology

Jace M. Perkerson, MD

Assistant Professor
Division of Critical Care
Division of Neuroanesthesiology

Clinical Focus

Critical Care Anesthesia


Medical School
University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Memphis, TN

Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Critical Care Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle, WA

Neurocritical Care
University of Oregon Health Science Center, Portland, OR


Board Certified: Anesthesiology (2013)

Board Certified: Critical Care Medicine (2013)

Board Eligible: Neurocritical Care (UCNS)

Emergency Neurologic Life Support (2015)

Emergency Neurologic Life Support Trainer (2015)

Honors and Awards

Top performer in the specialty of Neuroanesthesiology (2012)

Faculty Medal for highest academic achievement in the medical school class (2008)

Alpha Omega Alpha awarded during junior year of medical school

Arthur R. Porter Memorial Scholarship (2007)

Billy and Sally Gore Scholarship (2007)

Mitchell Scholarship (2007)

AMA Foundation Scholars Award (2006)

Roane Co. TN Medical Professions Scholarship (2005)

Highest class average in Medical Physiology (2004)

President's List, Miami University (1999-2001)

Professional Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists (2004-Present)

Society of Critical Care Medicine (2010-Present)

Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists (2011-Present)

Neurocritical Care Society (2013-Present)


Current Presentations

Pettigrew SC, Perkerson J. Double Intracranial Trouble: Delayed diagnosis of postpartum intracranial hypotension after intrathecal catheter placement obscured by intracranial hemorrhage in the setting of preeclampsia. Presented at Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology 54th Annual Meeting; 2022 May-11; Chicago, Illinois.

Roaten SA, Perkerson JM. Not your usual bump on the head: A case of Pott's puffy tumor. Presented at American Society of Anesthesiologists Conference; 2021 Oct 9-13; San Diego, CA.


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