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Christopher A. DiMeo, MD

Anesthesiology
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About Dr. DiMeo

Dr. Christopher A. DiMeo is a board certified anesthesiologist specializing in regional anesthesia. His clinical interests include utilization of advanced continuous peripheral nerve blockade techniques to mitigate postoperative pain. Dr. DiMeo's interest in clinical education has surfaced as a member of the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management's Education Committee and through volunteer educational initiatives in developing countries.

Dr. DiMeo oversees the Department’s novel cadaver lab curriculum, which exposes Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine fellows to new anesthetic techniques.

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Credentials

Appointments

Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
International Anesthesia Research Society
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
Society for Education in Anesthesia
Health Volunteers Overseas

Certification

Diplomate American Board of Anesthesiology - 2005
Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners - 2001

Education

University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, 2000

Internship

Internal Medicine/Surgery, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT

Residency

Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
University of California at San Diego

Fellowship

Regional Anesthesia, Hospital for Special Surgery

State Licensure

Languages

English

For My Patients

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Surgical Locations

Dr. DiMeo is credentialed at the following locations:

Publications by Dr. DiMeo

Selected Journal Articles

DiMeo C. "IPACK Block in TKA Patient." Presented at: 2018 World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. New York, NY, 2018.

Research

Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

HSS has a long history of supporting appropriate relationships with industry because they advance HSS's mission to provide the highest quality patient care, improve patient mobility, and enhance the quality of life for all, and to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and their related disciplines through research and education.

As of May 11, 2024, Dr. Di Meo reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

HSS and its physicians make this information available to patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest and Commitment Policy prohibits physicians from collecting royalties on products they develop that are used on patients at HSS.