Dr. Richard L. Kahn is a board certified internist and anesthesiologist who has specialized in regional anesthesia at Hospital for Special Surgery since 1987. He currently serves as the Medical Director of the Ambulatory Surgery Center at HSS.
Regional Anesthesia for Ambulatory Surgery
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Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College
American Society of Regional Anesthesiologists
American Society of Anesthesiologists
American College of Physicians
New York Society of Anesthesiologists
International Anesthesia Research Society
Diplomate National Board of Medical Examiners, 1982
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1984
Diplomate American Board of Anesthesiology, 1987
MD, Magna Cum Laude, Boston University School, Boston, MA
Anesthesiology, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York, NY
Internal Medicine, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, MA
Dr. Kahn is credentialed at the following locations:
For all publications, please see the PubMed listing.
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As of March 01, 2023, Dr. Kahn reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.
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