Cesar A. Trillo, MD

Cesar Trillo, MD

Cesar A. Trillo-Alvarez, MD
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care & Sleep Medicine

Director, Adult Cystic Fibrosis Program; Assistant Director, UF Shands MICU

TEL: 352-273-8737

Email: Cesar.Trillo-Alvarez@medicine.ufl.edu

Practice: UF Health Pulmonary – Medical Specialties – Medical Plaza 




MDSaint Mary’s Catholic UniversityMedicine
ResidencyUniversity of Miami – Jackson Medical CenterInternal Medicine
FellowshipMayo Clinic, Rochester, MinnesotaCritical Care Medicine
FellowshipStanford UniversityPulmonary Medicine

Board Certifications:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine


  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine

Professional Societies:

  • Member of the American College of Physicians
  • Member of the American Thoracic Society
  • Member of the American College of Chest Physicians
  • Member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • Member of the American Medical Association
  • Member of the Immunology Society of Arequipa

Honors and Awards:

  • Meritorious Research Award in Critical Care 2009, Mayo Clinic Rochester


  • Cartin-Ceba R, Kojicic M, Li G, Kor DJ, Poulose J, Herasevich V, Kashyap R, Trillo-Alvarez C, Cabello-Garza J, Hubmayr R, Seferian EG, Gajic O. Epidemiology of Critical Care Syndromes, Organ Failures, and Life-Support Interventions in a Suburban US Community. Chest. 2011 Dec;140(6):1447-55.
  • Chandra S, Kashyap R, Trillo-Alvarez CA, Tsapenko M, Yilmaz M, Hanson AC, Pickering BW, Gajic O, Herasevich V. Mapping physicians’ admission diagnoses to structured concepts towards fully automatic calculation of acute physiology and chronic health evaluation score. BMJ Open. 2011 Nov 14;1(2):e000216. Print 2011.
  • Kojicic M, Li G, Ahmed A, Thakur L, Trillo-Alvarez C, Cartin-Ceba R, Gay PC, Gajic O. Long-term survival in patients with tracheostomy and prolonged mechanical ventilation in Olmsted County, Minnesota. Respir Care. 2011 Nov;56(11):1765-70.
  • Shari G, Kojicic M, Li G, Cartin-Ceba R, Alvarez CT, Kashyap R, Dong Y, Poulose JT, Herasevich V, Garza JA, Gajic O. Timing of the onset of acute respiratory distress syndrome: a population-based study. Respir Care. 2011 May;56(5):576-82.
  • Trillo-Alvarez C, Cartin-Ceba R, Kor DJ, Kojicic M, Kashyap R, Thakur S, Thakur L, Herasevich V, Malinchoc M, Gajic O. Acute lung injury prediction score: derivation and validation in a population-based sample. Eur Respir J. 2011 Mar;37(3):604-9.
  • Thakur SJ, Trillo-Alvarez CA, Malinchoc MM, Kashyap R, Thakur L, Ahmed A, Reriani MK, Cartin-Ceba R, Sloan JA, Gajic O. Towards the prevention of acute lung injury: a population based cohort study protocol. BMC Emerg Med. 2010 Apr 27;10:8.
  • Graham BB, Keniston A, Gajic O, Trillo Alvarez CA, Medvedev S, Douglas IS. Diabetes mellitus does not adversely affect outcomes from a critical illness. Crit Care Med. 2010 Jan;38(1):16-24.
  • Cartin-Ceba R, Haugen EN, Iscimen R, Trillo-Alvarez C, Juncos L, Gajic O.Evaluation of “Loss” and “End stage renal disease” after acute kidney injury defined by the Risk, Injury, Failure, Loss and ESRD classification in critically ill patients. Intensive Care Med. 2009 Dec;35(12):2087-95.
  • Thakur L, Kojicic M, Thakur SJ, Pieper MS, Kashyap R, Trillo-Alvarez CA, Javier F, Cartin-Ceba R, Gajic O. Alcohol consumption and development of acute respiratory distress syndrome: a population-based study. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2009 Sep;6(9):2426-35.
  • Simkins J, Alcaide M, Pano JR, Trillo C, Symes S, Baracco G. Cryptococcal meningitis in a patient with liver cirrhosis. Case report and review of the literature. Infect Med. 2007 Aug:29-32.