Michael C. Ho, MD

Michael C. Ho, MD


Michael C. Ho, MD

Office Locations
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

Dr. Michael Ho is a board-certified anesthesiologist who completed his residency training at Weill Cornell Medical College. He received additional training as a fellow at Hospital for Special Surgery, specializing in orthopedic anesthesia with an emphasis on spine surgery. As an active member of the Department of Anesthesiology, Dr. Ho is a speaker and lecturer at national specialty meetings, and is involved in a number of clinical research endeavors at Hospital for Special Surgery.

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Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Instructor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College



The Nigel E. Sharrock Award for Academic Excellence, Hospital for Special Surgery, 2006
The Joseph F. Artusio Jr. MD Award for Outstanding Resident in Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College, 2005
The Distinguished House Staff Award, Weill Cornell Medical Center Alumni Council, 2004


American Society of Anesthesiologists
American Society of Regional Anesthesia
European Society of 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.


MD, Indiana University School of Medicine
MS, Indiana University School of Medicine


University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Internal Medicine


Weill Cornell Medical College, Anesthesiology, New York


Hospital for Special Surgery, Regional Anesthesiology, New York


Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology, 2006

State Licensure

New York

Selected Publications

Ho MC, Beathe JC, Sharrock NE. Hypotensive Epidural Anesthesia in Patients with Aortic Stenosis Undergoing Total Hip Replacement. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2008 Mar-Apr;33(2):129-33.

Ho MC, Sharrock NE, Go G, Salvati EA, Heerdt PM. Arterial Pressure Wave Reflection During Hypotensive Epidural Anaesthesia. European Society Anaesthesia Euroanaesthesia. 2006; 846.

Research Interests

Hypotensive epidural anesthesia in patients with atherosclerotic heart disease
The effect of methylnaltrexone in reducing the incidence and duration of adverse opiate side effects following lumbar spine surgeries