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Cephas P. Swamidoss, MD, MS, MPH



Dr. Cephas Swamidoss is a board certified anesthesiologist who joined HSS in 2007. Prior to joining, he served as a staff obstetrical anesthesiologist and Residency Director for the Anesthesia Training Program at the NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He has an active interest in educational programs, clinical outcomes research as well as overseas medical missions.


Special Expertise

Regional anesthesia

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


American Society of Anesthesiologists
New York State Society of Anesthesiologists


National Board of Medical Examiners, 1991
American Board of Anesthesiology, 1996, re-certified, 2004


Tufts University, BS Biology, 1986
Georgetown University, MS Biostatistics, 1987
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, MD, 1991
Columbia University, MPH, 2002


Yale New Haven Hospital

State Licensure



Publications by

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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 November 14, 2019, Dr. Swamidoss reported no relationships with 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.