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Nigel E. Sharrock, BMedSci, MB, ChB


Anesthesiology
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Nigel E. Sharrock, BMedSci, MB, ChB

Anesthesiology
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Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481
Hospital for Special Surgery
535 East 70th Street
New York, NY 10021

Tel: 212.606.1206
Fax: 212.517.4481

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Appointments

Anesthesiologist-in-Chief Emeritus, Hospital for Special Surgery
Attending Anesthesiologist, Hospital for Special Surgery
Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Weill Cornell Medical College

Specialty

Awards

Gaston B. Labat Award, presented by the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Fowler Prize in Medicine (Top overall in class), New Zealand
Prize in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Wellington), New Zealand
Philip D. Wilson Award, New York
Otto Aufranc Award, presented by The Hip Society, Anaheim, CA
The Best Doctors in America - Anesthesiology: Orthopaedic Procedures
Henry Christian Memorial Award for Outstanding Research, AFCR (with Dr. Pamela William-Russo), New York
Strathmore's WHO'S WHO - Lifetime Member
John Charnley Award, presented by The Hip Society, Orlando, FL

Affiliations

American Society of Regional Anesthesia
International Anesthesia Research Society
Anaesthetic Research Society, United Kingdom

Languages

English

Insurance Information

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth GHI
EmblemHealth HIP
EmblemHealth Select Care
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage. You may have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits.

Book an Appointment with Dr. Sharrock

Dr. Sharrock accepts the following insurance plans. Please check to see if your insurance is on this list before proceeding.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield PPO HMO POS
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway
Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathway Enhanced
Cigna
Connecticare
EmblemHealth GHI
EmblemHealth HIP
EmblemHealth Select Care
Medicare
Oxford
Oxford Medicare
UnitedHealthcare
UnitedHealthcare Compass

Please note, if your insurance is not on this list, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of out-of-network benefits.

If you do not wish to go out-of-network, our HSS Connect service will help you find an appropriate doctor.

Please call our office at to book an appointment.

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 if payments were received during the prior year, or if the HSS physician currently receives payment. 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.

Below are the healthcare industry relationships reported by Dr. Sharrock as of April 13, 2015.

  • OR Comfort - Ownership interest

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.

Patients should feel free to ask their HSS physicians questions about these relationships.

Education

Medical Intermediate, Victoria University, New Zealand, 1965
Bachelor of Medical Science, Otago Medical School, New Zealand, 1970
MB, ChB, Otago Medical School, New Zealand, 1971
Junior Associate in Anesthesia, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, United States, 1975-1977

Internship

Rotating Internship, Wellington Hospital, New Zealand, 1972

Residency

Residency in Anesthesia, Albert Einstein Hospital, New York, 1973-1974

Certification

Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology, 1977

State Licensure

New York

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.