Natalia Ivascu Girardi, M.D.


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Biographical Info

Dr. Natalia Ivascu Girardi is a Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology. She cares for patients as a Cardiac Anesthesiologist and Critical Care Intensivist in the Cardiothoracic Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Dr. Girardi is the Executive Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs and the Medical Director of the Cardiothoracic Surgical Intensive Care Unit (CTICU).

Dr. Girardi completed her undergraduate studies in Cellular and Molecular Biology at the University of Michigan, in Ann Arbor. She went on to earn her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan. She began her career at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Medical College as a resident in Anesthesiology. Dr. Girardi completed an additional year of fellowship training at NYP-Weill Cornell, in Cardiovascular Anesthesiology. She then spent a year at NYP-Columbia as a fellow in Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Girardi is board certified in Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. She is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Echocardiography, with certification in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography and Special Competency in Critical Care Echocardiography.


Honors and Awards

Excellence in Teaching Award, for Anesthesia Clerkship 2011. Weill Cornell Medical College

Board Certifications
American Board of Anesthesiology
American Board of Anesthesiology (Critical Care Medicine)
National Board of Echocardiography (Basic Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography)
National Board of Echocardiography (Critical Care Echocardiography)
Clinical Expertise
Anesthesia For Liver Transplant Recipient
Vascular Surgery Anesthesia
Cardiovascular Critical Care
Anesthesia For Procedure on Heart, Pericardial Sac, and Great Vessels of Chest
Cardiothoracic Anesthesia
Liver Transplantation
Liver Transplant
Transesophageal Echocardiography
Cardiac Anesthesiology
Perioperative Assessment
Anesthesia For Bloodless Surgery
  • M.D.
    Wayne State University School of Medicine
  • B.S.
    University of Michigan
  • Attending Anesthesiologist
    NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University
  • Professor of Medical Ethics in Clinical Medicine
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University

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