I am a board-certified anesthesiologist at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. My main area of expertise includes providing anesthesia care to people with head and neck cancers. As a member of our Lactation Task Force, I also support women who are breastfeeding around the time of surgery or a procedure.
- Clinical Expertise: Adult and Pediatric Anesthesia; Anesthesia for Head and Neck Cancer Surgery; Perioperative Lactation
- Languages Spoken: English
- Education: MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
- Residencies: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center
- Board Certifications: Anesthesiology
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Bone morphogenetic proteins, extracellular matrix, and mitogen-activated protein kinase signaling pathways are required for osteoblast-specific gene expression and differentiation in MC3T3-E1 cells. Xiao G, Gopalakrishnan R, Jiang D, Reith E, Benson MD, Franceschi RT. J Bone Miner Res. 2002 Jan;17(1):101-10.
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