Leonardo Paroli, MD, PhD

Dr. Leonardo Paroli came to the United States in 1990 to complete his PhD in Geriatric Pharmacology at Weill Cornell Medical College. He then trained as an anesthesiologist at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He applies his expertise as a geriatrician in the practice of regional and general anesthesia for orthopedics.


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


Special Expertise

Use of indwelling catheters for the delivery of local anesthetics in the postoperative period


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

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Firenze University, Italy, MD
Firenze University, Italy, PhD


Firenze University, Italy, Geriatrics
Weill Cornell Medical College, Anesthesiology


Charles H. Revson Fellowship, Biochemical Research
Italian Ministry of Research, Post-Doctorate Fellowship
Hospital for Special Surgery, Fellowship in Regional Anesthesia


The National Board of Medical Examiners, 1995
American Board of Anesthesiology, 2000

State Licensure

New York

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Dr. Leonardo Paroli, Anesthesiologist

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, New York 10021

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