Anis Dizdarevic, MD

Pain Medicine/Management
Anesthesiology, Cancer Care
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Dr. Dizdarevic an associate professor of anesthesiology and pain management at CUMC, serves as the Director of Regional and Orthopedic Anesthesia. Fellowship trained at Harvard Medical School, he has a special interest in perioperative pain management, ultrasound guided interventions, minimally invasive anesthesia and multimodal analgesia. Dr. Dizdarevic has presented at numerous regional, national and international pain and anesthesia conferences and meetings and is actively involved in clinical research and teaching medical students, resident and fellows at Columbia University.

Areas of Expertise / Conditions Treated

  • Back Pain
  • Cancer Pain Management
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Discogram
  • Facial Pain
  • Failed Back Surgical Syndrome
  • Headache
  • Intrathecal Drug Delivery System
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Neck Pain
  • Orthopedic Anesthesia
  • Pain Management
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Regional Anesthesia
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia
  • Whiplash

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at CUMC

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Croatian


  • Male

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Insurance Accepted

Affinity Health Plan

  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Amida Care

  • Special Needs


  • EPO
  • Great West (National)
  • HMO
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicare Managed Care
  • PPO


  • ConnectiCare
  • EPO
  • Essential Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO
  • Select Care (Exchange)
  • Vytra

Empire Blue Cross Blue Shield HealthPlus

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care

Fidelis Care

  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Essential Plan
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care


  • Child/Family Health Plus
  • Leaf (Exchange)
  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

Local 1199

  • Local 1199

MagnaCare (National)

  • MagnaCare


  • Railroad
  • Traditional Medicare

Quality Health Management

  • Quality Health Management


  • Special Needs


  • Columbia University Employee Plan
  • Compass (Exchange)
  • Empire Plan
  • HMO
  • Medicaid (Community Plan)
  • Medicare Managed Care
  • POS
  • PPO


  • Medicaid Managed Care
  • Medicare Managed Care

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Credentials & Experience

Education & Training

  • Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
  • Internship: Lenox Hill Hospital
  • Residency: Brigham & Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship: Brigham & Women's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine
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