Dr. Robert Whittington MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Robert Whittington is an anesthesiologist in New York, New York and is affiliated with New York-Presbyterian Hospital. He received his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 24 years. He is one of 92 doctors at New York-Presbyterian Hospital who specialize in Anesthesiology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish and French.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology, Neuroanesthesiology

Hospital Affiliation

New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • French

Education & Medical Training

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1991–1996

New York Presbyterian Hospital, Columbia Campus
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1990–1991

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 1990

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified 19 years in Anesthesiology

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Anesthesia and tau pathology.
Whittington, R. A.,Bretteville, A.,Dickler, M. F.,Planel, E.

Anesthesia-induced hypothermia mediates decreased ARC gene and protein expression through ERK/MAPK inactivation.
Whittington, R. A.,Bretteville, A.,Virág, L.,Emala, C. W.,Maurin, T. O.,Marcouiller, F.,Julien, C.,Petry, F. R.,El-Khoury, N. B.,Morin, F.,Charron, J.,Planel, E.

Endogenous gamma-aminobutyric acid modulates tonic guinea pig airway tone and propofol-induced airway smooth muscle relaxation.
Gallos, G.,Gleason, N. R.,Virag, L.,Zhang, Y.,Mizuta, K.,Whittington, R. A.,Emala, C. W.

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