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.
Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
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Below are the healthcare industry relationships reported by Dr. Di Meo as of July 25, 2017.
Hath- Consultant; Ownership Interest
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University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, 2000
Internal Medicine/Surgery, LDS Hospital, Salt Lake City, UT
Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
University of California at San Diego
Regional Anesthesia, Hospital for Special Surgery
Diplomate American Board of Anesthesiology - 2005
Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners - 2001
DiMeo C. "IPACK Block in TKA Patient." Presented at: 2018 World Congress on Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. New York, NY, 2018.