Jeffrey Schwartz, MD

Jeffrey Schwartz, MD
Anesthesiology
Accepting new patients? Yes
Referrals required? From physicians only
Patient type treated: Child; Adult; Older Adult
Board Certified in Anesthesiology

Dr. Jeffrey Schwartz is Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Program Director Emeritus of the Anesthesiology Residency Program.  Dr. Schwartz received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center in 1985.  After completing his residency in Anesthesiology at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, he joined the Yale School of Medicine faculty as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology in 1989. He was Director of Medical Student Education for 17 years, and was Director of CQI/M&M for 12 years.  For 13 years, he was Program Director of the residency program.  He recruited, mentored, educated, nurtured, and was the life coach for almost 300 accomplished graduates and worked to continually improve the residency program and resident wellness. His clinical interests include thoracic anesthesia, vascular anesthesia, and high-risk anesthesia.  His teaching interests, in addition to one-on-one teaching in the OR, include early CA-1 education, resident remediation, and preparation for board certification.  He twice received the department's Teacher of the Year award.