Fred Schwartz, Board certified anesthesiologist                                  and music therapist Piedmont Hospital, Atlanta, Georgia/USA

Fred J. Schwartz, M.D. 

314 Woodward Way NW 

Atlanta, GA 30305 

Phone: 404-354-0208 






Treasurer, International Association for Music and Medicine (IAMM) 

Vice President International Society for Music in Medicine (ISMM) 

Founding Board of  Music and Medicine, A journal published  by SAGE  

Editorial board, Music and Medicine 

Advisory board, The Music for Healing and Transition Program  (MHTP) 

American Music Therapy Association (AMTA) 

Sound and Music Healers Association (SAMA) 

Association for Pre- and Perinatal Psychology and Health 

International Music Society for Prenatal Development 

American Society of Anesthesiologists 

Georgia Society of Anesthesiologists 




Music in Medicine, Chapter in Current Research in Arts Medicine, ed Fadi Hawzi, MD. 1993 


Perinatal Stress Reduction, Music and Medical Cost Savings, Journal of Pre- and Perinatal Psychology and Health, Winter, 1998 


Music Listening in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Chapter in Applications of Music and Medicine, ed Cheryl Dileo, published by the American Music Therapy Association, 1999 


The Influence of Perinatal Music and Sound on Brain Growth and Applications to the Neonatal Intensive Care, chapter in Music Therapy in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, ed, Joanne Loewy, published by Beth Israel Medical Center 2000 


Medical Music Therapy for the Premature Baby, Chapter in Music Therapy for Premature Infants, ed Monika Nocker-Ribaupierre, Barcelona Publisher, Gilsum, NH, 2004 


A Pilot Study of Patients in Postoperative Cardiac Surgery, Music and Medicine, July, 2009 


Pathophysiology of Pain and Stress: Music Therapy Implications for Perinatal, Perioperative, and Chronic Pain Patients, Chapter in Music and Medicine: Integrative Models in the Treatment of Pain, ed Mondanaro&Sara, Satchnote Press 2013 Auditory medical alarms-bad perception leads to bad outcomes MEDNAX safety newsletter Schwartz, F.J. & Schlesinger,J.J. 2017