Nikhil M. Thakkar, MD

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Pediatric Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology
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Background and Clinical Focus

Academic Appointment:

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at UMass Chan Medical School - Baystate





Provider Affiliation:

Baystate Medical Center, Baystate Franklin Medical Center, Baystate Wing Hospital, Baystate Noble Hospital

Practice Groups:

Springfield Anesthesia Services

Education and Training

B. J. Medical College

Medical School, MD, 1990

Baystate Medical Center

Residency, MD, 2003

Baystate Medical Center

Fellowship, MD, 2004

Board Certifications

American Board of Anesthesiology

Pediatric Anesthesiology

American Board of Anesthesiology

Scholarly Focus

  • Quality improvement
  • Pediatric anesthesia

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists, Committee on Standards and Practice Parameters (2021-present); Committee on Physician Well Being¬†(2021-present); Occupational Health Committee¬†(2017-present); Pediatric Anesthesia Committee (2017-2019)
  • Massachusetts Society of Anesthesiology, MSA Delegate to American Society of Anesthesiologists (2017-present); Committee on Ethical Practice and Standards of Care (2017-present); Publication Committee, Chair (2015-present), Executive Committee Member (2012-present), President (2018-2019), President-Elect (2017-2018)
  • Massachusetts Medical Society, Quality of Medical Practices Committee, Advisor (2016-present), Hampden District Medical Society, President (2017-2018), Executive Committee Member (2014-present)

Awards and Honors

  • Fellow, American Society of Anesthesiologists (2018)

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