Language: English
Gender: Male
Weill Cornell Medicine Anesthesiology
525 East 68th Street, M324
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2850 | F: (212) 746-8563
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Board Certifications
  • Anesthesiology
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neuroanesthesia

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 contact the physician’s office as they may have individual contracts not included on this site.

* indicates this physician is no longer accepting new patients with this insurance plan.

  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Essential
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • Emblem Select Care
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Pathway X Enhanced]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [PPO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [Mediblue (Senior)]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [HMO]
  • Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield [EPO]
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus
  • Empire Empire Blue Cross/Blue Shield HealthPlus [CHP]
  • 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 Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Rockefeller University - CoreSource
  • UHC Compass
  • United Empire
  • United Health Care [Medicare]
  • United Health Care [Community Plan]
  • United Health Care
  • VNSNY CHOICE Medicare [Medicare]


  • M.D., State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, 1988



Associate Professor of Anesthesiology in Clinical Neurological Surgery
Weill Cornell Medical College

Associate Attending Anesthesiologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Lahm graduated from SUNY/Downstate Medical Center (Alpha Omega Alpha – Medical Honor Society) in 1988 and then completed an Internal Medicine Residency at North Shore University Hospital/Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, an Anesthesiology Residency at New York Hospital and then a Critical Care Fellowship in the Department of Anesthesia at Massachusetts General Hospital. Next, he worked at NYU Downtown Hospital from 1995 to 2003 being Anesthesiologist in Chief and Chairman the last 7 years. While at NYU Downtown Hospital he was Chair of the Value Analysis Committee, Laboratory and Transfusion Committee and Pain Management Committee. He also served as a member of the Operating Room/Ambulatory Surgery Committee, Medical Board, Quality Council Committee, Peer Review Committee, Maternal/Fetal/Child Committee, Palliative Care and Pain Management Committee and Operating Results Committee. In 2001, Dr. Lahm received his MBA in Health Systems Management and the Outstanding Scholarship Award from the Pace University, Lubin School of Business. Dr. Lahm returned to New York Weill Cornell Medical College in 2003 and specializes in Neurosurgical Anesthesia, Neuro Critical Care, Bariatric Anesthesia and Vascular Anesthesia. He is Anesthesia Director for the Neurosciences Intensive Care Unit, the Preadmission Testing Center and Psychiatric Services. He was a leader in the development and implementation of Electronic Medical Records for the Department of Anesthesiology. He serves on the Anesthesia Department's Clinical Practice Committee, G3/F10 Operating Room Committee, Compurecord Committee and Education Committee. He lectures on a variety of topics to medical students, residents and fellows in Critical Care and Anesthesia. Dr. Lahm is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, New York State Society of Anesthesiologists, Neuro Critical Care Society, American Association of Clinical Directors, American Society of Critical Care Anesthesiologists, and the Pace University Health Systems Management Advisory Board.