Farida Gadalla
Language: English
Gender: Female
Weill Cornell Medicine Anesthesiology
525 East 68th Street, M324
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2795 | F: (212) 746-8563
Call for appointment
(212) 746-2795

Personal Statement

Dr. Gadalla completed an anesthesiology residency and obstetrical anesthesia fellowship at New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. She continues to actively participate in the care of obstetrical patients as well as general surgery patients. In addition, Dr. Gadalla has also developed an interest in bariatric surgery and serves as a member of the bariatric anesthesia team.


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Board Certifications
  • Anesthesiology
  • Obstetrical Anesthesia
  • Anesthesiology
  • Anesthesia - Regional
  • General Anesthesia
  • Anesthesia, Laparoscopic

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 [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) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup
  • Health Plus - Amerigroup [CHP]
  • Health Republic
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oscar
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • 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]


  • M.B.,Ch.B., University of Alexandria, Faculty of Medicine (Egypt), 1974



Attending Anesthesiologist
NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
Weill Cornell Medical College

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Weill Cornell Medical College

In addition to Dr. Gadalla's interest in the clinical care of the obstetric and bariatric patients,she has been involved in quality, patient safety, and risk management.

She holds the position of director, Quality and Patient Safety in the department, plus being a member of the quality and patient safety committee of the department of Obstetrics and gynecology

Dr. Gadalla is also a member of the quality and patient safety committee of the NYSSA.