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William P. Qiao, MD

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About Dr. Qiao

Dr. Qiao is a board certified anesthesiologist specializing in regional anesthesiology. He completed his anesthesiology residency at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center where he also served as chief resident in his final year. Dr. Qiao subsequently completed his fellowship in Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine at Hospital for Special Surgery.


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


Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology, 2021
Diagnostic Point of Care Ultrasound, American Society of Anesthesiologists, 2021


Education: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, 2016
Internship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, 2017
Residency: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, 2020
Fellowship: Regional Anesthesiology and Acute Pain Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, 2021

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Publications by Dr. Qiao


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 May 31, 2023, Dr. Qiao reported no relationships with the healthcare industry.

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