Genewoo Joseph Hong, MD

Dr. Genewoo Hong is a board-certified anesthesiologist and critical care physician. He completed his residency in anesthesiology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, where he served as chief resident his final year. He then continued his training at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center as a fellow in critical care medicine and peri-operative transesophageal echocardiography, before joining HSS as a member of the anesthesiology critical care team.

In addition to his medical training, Dr. Hong is a graduate of Harvard Law School and is licensed to practice law in California. He is interested in bringing a legal perspective to bear on the practice of medicine.


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



Leo G. Rigler Award for Academic Achievement, 2014

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

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MD, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, 2010
JD, Harvard Law School, Cambridge, MA, 2003


Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2011


Anesthesiology, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2014


Critical Care Medicine and Transesophageal Echocardiography, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2015


Testamur, National Board of Echocardiography, Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography, 2015

State Licensure

California and New York

Selected Books/Chapters

“Anesthetic Techniques of Neuromonitoring in Spinal Surgery: Implications and Nuances,”
Hong G, Durra O.
Chapter 32, Intraoperative Neuromonitoring; Baron, E, ed.
McGraw-Hill, New York, NY. 2013

Research Interests

Peri-operative outcomes
Quality improvement


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, NY, 10021

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