Paul M. Heerdt, M.D., Ph.D.

Anesthesiology
Paul Heerdt
A summary of Dr. Heerdt's Education, Training and/or Faculty Appointments is listed as following:

1982-1984  Instructor, Medical University of Tennessee College of Pharmacology Laboratory Medicine, Memphis, TN

1983-1984  Adjunct Faculty Southern College of Optometry, Memphis, TN

1986-1988  Clinical Fellow in Anesthesiology Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

1988  Instructor in Anesthesiology Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

1988-1992  Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology Washington University School of Medicine Division of Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, St. Louis, MO

1992-1999  Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Department of Anesthesiology Allied Diseases and Critical Care Medicine, New York, NY

1992-1999  Assistant Member Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

1992-1993  Assistant Attending Anesthesiologist The New York Hospital Department of Anesthesiology, New York, NY

1992-1993  Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology Cornell University Medical College Department of Anesthesiology, New York, NY

1993-Present   Associate Attending Anesthesiologist The New York Hospital Department of Anesthesiology, New York, NY

1993-2001  Assistant Professor of Pharmacology Cornell University Medical College Department of Pharmacology, New York, NY

1994-Present  Associate Professor of Anesthesiology Cornell University Medical College Department of Anesthesiology, New York, NY

1998-1999  Visiting Scientist, Department of Medicine Columbia University College of Division of Circulatory Physiology   Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

1999-Present  Associate Attending Anesthesiologist Memorial Hospital for Cancer and Department of Anesthesiology Allied Diseases and Critical Care Medicine, New York, NY

1999-Present  Associate Member, Memorial Hospital Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY

2001-Present  Associate Professor of Pharmacology Cornell University Medical College Department of Pharmacology, New York, NY

Insurances

Insurance Plans Accepted

The following represents most of the managed care plans accepted by this physician. If your insurance carrier does not appear here please feel free to contact this physician or this physician's practice as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

  • AETNA [HMO]
  • AETNA [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Republic
  • Medicare [Medicare]
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • POMCO
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [HMO]

Publications

1.   Heerdt PM, Holmes JW, Cai B, Barbone A, Madigan JD, Reiken SR, Lee DL, Oz MC, Marks AR, Burkhoff D. Chronic unloading by left ventricular assist device (LVAD) reverses abnormal contraction and alters gene expression in end-stage heart failure. Circulation 2000;102-2577-2582.

2.   Blanck TJJ, Haile MJ, Xu F, Zhang J, Heerdt P, Veselis RA, Beckman J, Kang RT, Adamo A, Hemmings HH. Isoflurane pretreatment ameliorates postischemic neurologic dysfunction and preserves hippocampal Ca2 /calmodulin-dependent protein kinase in a canine cardiac arrest model. Anesthesiology 2000;93:1285-1293

3.   Heerdt PM, Blessios G, Beach MJ. Flow-dependency of error associated with thermodilution measurement of cardiac output during tricuspid regurgitation. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2001; 15(2):183-187

4.   Barbone A, Holmes J, Heerdt PM et al., Comparison of right and left ventricular responses to left ventricular assist device support in patients with severe heart failure: A primary role of mechanical unloading underlying reverse remodeling. Circulation 2001;104(6):670-5.

5.   Heerdt PM, Schlame M, Burkhoff D, Blanck TJJB Disease-specific remodeling of mitochondrial membranes in failing human hearts following unloading by a left ventricular assist device. Ann Thorac Surg 2002;73: 1216-1221

6.   Amar D, Heerdt PM, Korst R, Zhang H, Nguyen. Effects of advanced age on the incidence of supraventricular arrhythmias after pneumonectomy in canines Anesth Analg 2002;94:1132-1136

7.   Schlame M, Towbin JA, Heerdt PM et al., Deficiency of Tetralinoleoyl-Cardiolipin in Barth Syndrome (MIM 302060) Ann Neurol 2002;51:634-637

8.   Koyama Mm Heerdt PM, Levi R. Increased severity of reperfusion arrhythmias in mouse hearts lacking histamine H3-receptors: Evidence for a protective role of H3-receptors in myocardial ischemia. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2003 Jul 4;306(3):792-6

9.   Schlame M, Kelley RI, Feigenbaum A, Towbin JA, Heerdt PM, Schieble T, Wanders RJ, DiMauro S, Blanck TJ.. Phospholipid abnormalities in children with Barth syndrome. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2003;42(11):1994-9.

10.   Heerdt PM, Kang R, The A, Hashim M, Mook RJ, Savarese JJ. Cardiopulmonary effects of the novel neuromuscular blocking drug GW280430A in dogs. Anesthesiology 2004; 100:846-851

11.Port JL, Yamaguchi K, Du B, De Lorenzo M, Chang M, Heerdt PM, Kopelovich L, Altorki NK, Subbaramaiah K, Dannenberg AJ. Tobacco Smoke Induces CYP1B1 in the aerodigestive tract, Carcionogenesis 2004; Aug 4 (advance epub)

12.   Heerdt PM. Anesthetics and protein expression. Anesthesiology 2004;101:1040

13.   Memtsoudis S, The AH, Heerdt PM. Autonomic mechanisms in the augmented hypotensive effect of propofol in the elderly. Anesth Analg.2005; 100: 111-115

14.   Heerdt PM, The AH, Markov NP. Anesthetic-induced alteration in expression of myocardial calcium cycling proteins. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth 2005;19:340-344

15.   Amar D, Zhang H, Park BJ, Heerdt PM, Fleisher M, Thaler HT. Statin use is accociated with a reduction in atrial fibrillation after thoracic surgery independent of C-reactive protein Chest 2005;128:3421-3427

16.   Heerdt PM, The AH. Cardiomyopathic etiology and SERCA2a reverse remodeling during mechanical support of the failing human heart. Anesth Analg 2006 (in press)