Jemiel A. Nejim, MD

Dr. Jemiel Nejim is a board certified anesthesiologist who further specializes in critical care medicine with an emphasis on cardiovascular disease. He trained entirely on the west coast and upon completion of his training at the University of California San Francisco, he attended in the operating rooms there. 

Being a California explant, Dr. Nejim exudes calm even when faced with challenging situations. Dr. Nejim's other interests include echocardiography and the use of ultrasound in acute situations.

Appointments

Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Subspecialty

Critical Care Medicine

Awards

Edith and Karl Lasky Award 2007
HHMI-NIH research scholar 2006

Affiliations

Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
Society of Critical Care Medicine
American Society of Anesthesiology

Procedures

Ultrasound guided regional anesthesia
Management of the Difficult Airway
Transesophageal Echcardiography
Transthoracic Echocardiography

Languages

Arabic, Spanish

Education

University of California, Los Angeles

Internship

Santa Clara Valley Medical Center

Residency

University of California, San Francisco

Fellowship

University of California, San Francisco

State Licensure

California, New York

Selected Publications

Nejim, J and Tang, J. Intraoperative Application of Transesophageal Echocardiography in Acute Trauma Resuscitation: A Case Report. Submitted.

Nejim, J and Liu, L. Coagulation and Coagulopathy Made Easy. Current Reviews in Anesthesiology. Submitted.

Nakamura, R et. al. A cell-based method for screening RNA-protein interactions: Identification of CTE-interacting proteins. Nucleic Acids Research. 2012

Nejim, J et. al. Neutropenia Immediately After Inducing General Anesthesia. Journal of Critical Care 2010: 25 (3):e22.

Tegeder, I et al. GTP-cyclohydrolase, the rate-limiting enzyme in tetrahydrobiopterin biosynthesis, regulates pain sensitivity and persistence. Nature Medicine 2006 Nov;12(11):1269-77.

Max, MB et al. A Clinical Genetic Method to Identify Mechanisms by which Pain Causes Depression and Anxiety. Molecular Pain 2006 Apr 19;2:14.

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Research Interests

Ultrasound use in acute situations
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Contact Information

Office Locations

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Mailing Address

Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, New York 10021