The Department of Anesthesiology at Stony Brook Renaissance School of Medicine is a team of more than 200 physicians, CRNAs, physician scientists, basic scientists and trainees, all working together to deliver exceptional patient care, educate the next generation of transformational leaders and conduct innovative research in anesthesiology, pain, critical care and perioperative medicine. It is the largest academic medical center on Long Island serving the population of Suffolk county and beyond. [full message]

Syed Shah, MD, Chairman (interim)
Recent News

- Dr.Srinivas Pentyala has won the President's Stony Brook Champion Award and the SBU You Award at the inaugural Stony Awards.

- Seven attendings from the Department have been named “Top Doctors” on Castle Connolly Top Doctors 2023 list.

- Dr. Joshua Dubnau has been been selected as a recipient of the 2023 Senior Research Excellence Award.

- Syed Shah, MD was appointed Chairman (interim) of the Department in February 2023.

- Dr. Grigori Enikolopov received a research grant from the National Institute on Aging.

- Dr. Bharati Scott was honored and recognized as "A Woman of Distinction" by Hon. Keith Brown, the New York State Assemblyman from the 12th district.

- Dr. Stephen A. Vitkun was awarded the NYSSA Distinguished Service Award in recognition of his many years of service.

- Stony Brook Anesthesiology has been accepted as a Center of Excellence by the Society of Obstetric Anesthesia and Perinatology.

- Healthgrades named Stony Brook Medicine as one of “America’s 50 Best Hospitals™” for 2023! This puts us in the top 1% of hospitals in the nation for exhibiting clinical excellence year over year.

To learn more about these and much more, visit our News and Events page.

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Department of Anesthesiology
Stony Brook Medicine
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8480
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The mission of the Residency Program at Stony Brook University is to educate and facilitate the achievement of excellence in anesthesia care and thereby create physicians, who in the course of their careers will play a role in improving the quality of healthcare in our nation. The Department of Anesthesiology provides a faculty of national and international renown who excel in Patient Care, Teaching and Research and from whom the residents receive their educational experience.
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