Dr. James D. Beckman is a board certified anesthesiologist, practicing since 1997. Dr. Beckman teaches clinical regional anesthesia, including brachial plexus block techniques; physiology and complications; spinals; epidurals; combined spinal-epidural anesthesia; and peripheral nerve blocks for analgesia. Dr. Beckman is a member of the Department's dedicated Spine Team and an expert in management of the difficult airway.
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Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Clinical Professor in Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
American Society of Anesthesiologists
American Medical Association
American Board of Anesthesiology - 1997
The National Board of Medical Examiners - 1992
MD, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Chief Resident, New York Hospital-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Regional Anesthesia, Hospital for Special Surgery
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As of March 01, 2022, Dr. Beckman reported no relationships with healthcare industry.
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