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Richard N. Wissler, M.D., Ph.D.

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Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 275-2141

Fax: (585) 244-7271

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Anesthesiology

Credentials

Specialties

    Education

    1983
    MD | Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons

    1989
    PHD | CORNELL University-The JOHNSON School

    Post-doctoral Training & Residency

    07/01/1990 - 06/30/1991
    Fellowship at University of Florida College of Medicine

    07/01/1987 - 06/30/1990
    Residency in Anesthesiology at University of Florida College of Medicine

    07/01/1986 - 06/30/1987
    Internship in Internal Medicine at Norwalk Hospital

    07/01/1983 - 06/30/1986
    Residency in Pathology at University of Rochester School of Medicine GME

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    Awards

    2005
    Outstanding Contribution to Strong Beginnings", award voted by Labor & Delivery nurses at Strong Memorial Hospital

    1992
    Best Exhibit for Clinical Application ("Transtracheal Oxygenation and Ventilation after Failed Intubation and Mask Ventilation"), 46th Postgraduate Assembly of the New York State Society of Anesthesiologists

    1989
    Certificate of Excellence, 15th Annual Gulf-Atlantic Anesthesia Residents Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana

    1983
    Thomas F. Cock, M.D. Prize in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University

    1974
    Holbrook Prize in Biology, Hamilton College

    1974
    Glass Fellowship in Biology, Hamilton College

    1974
    Sigma Xi, Hamilton College

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    Publications

    Journal Articles

    2020
    Glance, LG; Hasley, S; Glantz, JC; et al. "Measuring Childbirth Outcomes: Reply". Anesthesiology. 2020; 132(5): 1282-1283.

    2019
    Glance, LG; Hasley, S; Glantz, JC; et al. "Measuring Childbirth Outcomes Using Administrative and Birth Certificate Data." Anesthesiology. 2019; 131(2): 238-253.

    8/2014
    Glance LG, Dick AW, Glantz JC, Wissler RN, Qian F, Marroquin BM, Mukamel DB, Kellermann AL. "Rates of major obstetrical complications vary almost fivefold among US hospitals." Health affairs.. 2014 Aug; 33(8):1330-6.

    Books & Chapters

    2004
    Chapter Title: Endocrine Disorders
    Book Title: Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice
    Author List: Wissler, RN
    Edited By: Chestnut DH (ed.)
    Published By: Mosby 2004 in St. Louis

    1999
    Chapter Title: Neuraxial Analgesia for Labor and Delivery: Techniques
    Book Title: Obstetric Anesthesia
    Author List: Wissler, RN; Norris, MC
    Edited By: Norris MC (ed.)
    Published By: Lippincott 1999 in Philadelphia

    1999
    Chapter Title: Endocrine Disorders
    Book Title: Obstetric Anesthesia: Principles and Practice
    Author List: Wissler, RN
    Edited By: Chestnut DH (ed.)
    Published By: Mosby 1999 in St. Louis

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