Nigel E. Sharrock, MB, ChB


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



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


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

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

If your particular insurance plan is not listed, you may still have coverage subject to the availability of 'out-of-network' benefits. Please do not hesitate to contact our office if you have questions regarding your insurance coverage.


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


Rotating Internship, Wellington Hospital, New Zealand, 1972


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


Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology, 1977

State Licensure

New York

For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.

Dr. Nigel Sharrock, 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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