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About Dr. Nygard

Dr. Stephen Nygard is a board certified anesthesiologist at HSS Florida. After his residency at NewYork Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, Memorial Sloan Kettering and Hospital for Special Surgery, he completed fellowship training in cardiac anesthesiology.

Prior to joining HSS Florida, Dr. Nygard spent 18 years at Doctors Hospital in Miami, working with orthopedic surgeons and caring for the players of the Miami Dolphins, Miami Heat and Florida Panthers.



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Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist, HSS Florida


American Board of Anesthesiology


Medical: Universidad El Bosque, Bogotá, Colombia, 2000
Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, Deptartment of Anesthesiology, 2001
Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, 2004
Fellowship: Cardiac Anesthesiology, NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, 2005

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

HSS has a long history of supporting appropriate relationships with industry because they advance HSS's mission to provide the highest quality patient care, improve patient mobility, and enhance the quality of life for all, and to advance the science of orthopedic surgery, rheumatology, and their related disciplines through research and education.

As of March 22, 2024, Dr. Nygard reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

HSS and its physicians make this information available to patients and the public, thus creating a transparent environment for those who are interested in this information. Further, the HSS Conflicts of Interest and Commitment Policy prohibits physicians from collecting royalties on products they develop that are used on patients at HSS.