Chris R. Edmonds, MD

Dr. Chris R. Edmonds,  board-certified in both anesthesiology and pediatrics, specializes in the perioperative management of children undergoing surgery. As a perioperative specialist in pediatric anesthesia, Dr. Edmonds combines general anesthesia with regional anesthesia techniques to ensure that his patients have the safest, smoothest, most pain-free anesthesia experience possible. In addition, Dr. Edmonds is involved in resident and fellow teaching. As Director of Quality Assurance for the Department of Anesthesiology, one of Dr. Edmonds primary research interests is the improvement of anesthesia safety.


Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Assistant Clinical Professor in Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College



American Society of Anesthesiologists
International Anesthesia Research Society
Society of Pediatric Anesthesiology
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists

Insurances Accepted

Affinity Access
Blue Cross HMO POS
Blue Cross PPO
Blue Cross Pathway
Blue Cross Pathway Enhanced
Emblem Selectcare
United Healthcare
United Healthcare Compass

If your particular insurance plan is not listed, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage.


Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY


Albert Einstein School of Medicine, Montefiore Hospital Medical Center
Clinic Resident in Ambulatory Pediatrics, Montefiore Hospital Medical Center
New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center


Fellow in Pediatric Anesthesiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


American Board of Anesthesiology - 1993
American Board of Pediatrics - 1996 (recertified - 2001)

State Licensure

New York

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

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Dr. Chris Edmonds, Anesthesiologist

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

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