John J. Savarese, MD

Anesthesiology
Office Phone: (212) 746-4673

Biography

Dr. Savarese, a native of New York, received his training in anesthesiology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, where he also completed a fellowship in neuromuscular physiology and pharmacology under Richard Kitz and in the laboratories of several scientists at Burroughs Wellcome Co. Dr. Savarese is known for his research in the development, chemistry, metabolism, pharmacology, and clinical application of the benzylisoquinolinium class of relaxants.

Following a 17-year career at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, Dr. Savarese moved to Cornell University Medical College (Weill Medical College of Cornell University) and The New York Hospital (New York-Presbyterian Hospital) in 1989, where he is Professor and Chairman.

Area of Expertise

Aetna [HMO, Medicare, PPO]

Aetna [Weill Cornell Employee Plan]

Affinity [Essential (Exchange)]

Affinity [HMO]

CIGNA

Emblem Select Care

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Blue Priority, EPO, HMO, Mediblue (Senior), Pathway (Exchange), PPO]

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield [Pathway Enhanced]

Fidelis Care

GHI [CBP]

Health First

Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid, Medicare]

Health Plus - Amerigroup [HMO, MCD]

Medicaid

Medicare [Medicare]

Oscar (Exchange)

Oxford Health Plans [Freedom, Liberty, Medicare Advantage]

POMCO

Rockefeller University - CoreSource

United Empire

UnitedHealthcare [Community Plan, Compass (Exchange), HMO, Medicare]

VNSNY CHOICE

Education

1965 State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine

Internship: 1966 St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center

Residency: 1969 NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Locations

525 East 68th Street Anesthesiology Research, M 329
New York, NY 10065

Phone: (212) 746-4673

Fax: (212) 746-8563

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525 East 68th Street Anesthesiology, M 324
New York, NY 10065

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Professor of Anesthesiology at Weill Cornell Medical College

Professor of Pharmacology at Weill Cornell Medical College