Language: English
Gender: Male
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Weill Cornell Medicine Anesthesiology
525 East 68th Street, M324
New York, NY 10065
P: (212) 746-2931 | F: (212) 746-8563
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Specialties/Expertise

Board Certifications
  • Anesthesiology
Specialties
  • Cardiothoracic Anesthesia
  • Critical Care Medicine
Expertise
  • General Anesthesia

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 [PPO]
  • AETNA [Medicare]
  • AETNA [HMO]
  • Aetna - Weill Cornell [POS]
  • Affinity Access
  • Affinity Health Plan
  • Blue Priority Network
  • CIGNA
  • 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]
  • Fidelis Care
  • GHI [CBP]
  • Health First
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicaid]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP) [Medicare]
  • Health Insurance Plan of NY (HIP)
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Oxford Health Plans [Medicare Advantage]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Metro/Core/Charter]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Freedom]
  • Oxford Health Plans [Liberty]
  • 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]

Education/Training

  • M.D., New York University School of Medicine, 1983

Biography

Dr. Kerr attended Bowdoin College where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree. He then attended New York School of Medicine where he received his Doctor of Medicine degree. Subsequent training included a three year stent as a surgery intern and resident at University of California-San Francisco. Dr. Kerr then completed an anesthesia residency at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident. Prior to joining the faculty at Cornell Medical College in 1992, he finished a fellowship at Emory University Hospital in cardiac anesthesia and critical care medicine. As a member of the Department of Anesthesiology, Dr. Kerr spends most of his time in the cardiac operating rooms or serving time as Medical Director of the Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit. Since getting a degree in Masters of Business Administration from Columbia University School of Business, Dr. Kerr has become very engaged in issues of patient care and cost management as it relates to the critical care setting. He Chairs the Inter-ICU Council, the Formulary Subcommittee on Critical Care Therapeutics and serves as the Faculty Adviser to the Housestaff Quality Council. He is an active member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists. He is also a Fellow of the American College of Critical Care Medicine.