Dr. Carrie R. Guheen is a board certified anesthesiologist. Before joining Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), Dr. Guheen completed her residency at Weill Cornell Medical College and served as Chief Resident in her final year. Dr. Guheen sharpened her regional anesthesia skills as a Regional Anesthesiology & Acute Pain Medicine fellow at HSS.
Throughout her fellowship, she developed educational initiatives which she continued to expand as an attending anesthesiologist within the Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care & Pain Management. She continues to be involved in teaching at national meetings, including the American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia (ASRA). She has served as faculty advisor for residents and fellows at ASRA, and has been a member of the organization’s Scientific Planning Committee since 2015.
Currently, Dr. Guheen chairs the Department's Quality Assurance and Performance Improvement Committee where she focuses on improvements in anesthesia care for all HSS patients. Dr. Guheen is a member of the Department's dedicated Spine Team.
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Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor, Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
American Society of Anesthesiologists
American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
Attending Anesthesiologists’ Award for Clinical Excellence, Hospital for Special Surgery 2010-2011
Joseph F. Artusio Award for Outstanding Resident, NYPH Weill Cornell 2009-2010
Chief Resident, NYPH Weill Cornell 2009-2010
University of Connecticut School of Medicine, 2006
New York Presbyterian, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 2007
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
New York Presbyterian, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 2010
Hospital for Special Surgery
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Regional Anesthesia and Acute Pain Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2010-2011
Factors Influencing Unexpected Disposition After Orthopedic Ambulatory Surgery
Poster Presentation at ASRA Meeting; Las Vegas, NV 2011
American Society of Regional Anesthesia Meeting; Las Vegas, NV 2011
Neuroaxial anesthesia in the pediatric population under Dr Kathryn DelPizzo, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery Department of Anesthesiology and Dr Kaili Dilts, MD Weill
Cornell Department of Anesthesiology 2010-2011
Ongoing clinical research
A comparison of ultrasound-assisted paravertebral block and general anesthesia for outpatient breast cancer surgery under Dr. Tiffany Tedore, MD Weill Cornell
Department of Anesthesiology, 2009-2010
Ascending Aortic Dissection in a Term Parturient
Grand Rounds Presentation, Weill Cornell Medical Center, 2009-2010
One of the goals of HSS is to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and related disciplines for the benefit of patients. Physicians at HSS may collaborate with outside companies for education, research and medical advances. HSS supports this collaboration in order to foster medical breakthroughs; however HSS also believes that these collaborations must be disclosed.
As part of the disclosure process, this website lists physician collaborations with outside companies. The disclosures are provided by information provided by the physician and other sources and are updated regularly. Further information may be available on individual company websites.
As of November 14, 2019, Dr. Guheen reported no relationships with healthcare industry.
By disclosing the collaborations of HSS physicians with industry on this website, HSS and its physicians make this information available to their patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest Policy does not permit physicians to collect royalties on products developed by him/her that are used on patients at HSS.