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Joseph A. Oxendine, MD



Dr. Joseph Oxendine is a board-certified anesthesiologist who joined Hospital for Special Surgery’s Attending Staff in 2005. An expert in ultrasound-guided techniques for peripheral nerve blocks and in catheter placement, he is also one of the leaders for the department’s website initiative and has been instrumental in the development of teaching curricula for trainees in ultrasound. Dr. Oxendine is also involved in humanitarian efforts and has participated in several medical missions to Asia.


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


American Society of Anesthesiologists
American Society of Regional Anesthesia
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists


Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiologists


MD, Weill Cornell Medical College


New York-Presbyterian Hospital


Weill Cornell Medical College/New York-Presbyterian Hospital (Chief Resident 2002-2003)


Hospital for Special Surgery, Regional Anesthesia Fellow

State Licensure



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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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 May 31, 2023, Dr. Oxendine reported no relationships with the 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.