Dr. Thomas O’Connor, a board certified Anesthesiologist, joins Invision Health as the Chief of Anesthesiology on January 1, 2014.
Dr. Tom O’Connor earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Notre Dame University and his medical degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo. His post-graduate training in internal medicine was at the Buffalo General Hospital and in anesthesia at the Massachusetts General Hospital.
Dr. O’Connor served in the US Air Force as chief of anesthesia at MacDill AFB in Tampa, Florida. Since his return to Buffalo in 1976 he has served as chairman of anesthesia at three area hospitals including Kenmore Mercy where he continues to work as a staff anesthesiologist.
Dr. O’Connor has served as principal investigator for several studies dealing with the prevention of post-operative nausea and vomiting and he has presented his technique for management of the difficult airway at local and national meetings.
In addition to the NY State and Erie County Medical Societies, Dr. O’Connor is a member of the Catholic Medical Association and the Society for Airway Management.
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