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Professional Staff - Billy Hans Ford

Jeffrey Chess

Billy Hans Ford, M.D.
Physician Assistant

EDUCATION

  • 1987 Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Bronx, New York
    MD
  • 1983 Princeton University Princeton, New Jersey
    BA

PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

  • 6/7/16 - Present Specialty Surgery of Secaucus
    Secaucus, New Jersey
    Medical Director
  • 10/20/15 - Present Prompt Medical and Spine Care, PLLC
    Lake Success, New York
    Pain Management Specialist
  • 1/13-11/13New York Spine Specialists, P.C.
    Lake Success, New York
    Pain Management Specialist
  • 8/12-8/13Astoria Contemporary Medical, PC
    Astoria, New York
    Director of Anesthesia Services
  • 7/09 - Present Ultimate Pain Management Physicians, PLLC
    Bronx, New York
    Pain Management Specialist
  • 1/11 - Present Ultimate Anesthesia, PLLC
    New York, New York
    Medical Director
  • 7/11-8/13 Upper East Side Surgical
    New York, New York
    Anesthesia/Regional Anesthesia
  • 8/11-8/13 Kips Bay Gynecology
    New York, New York
    Anesthesiology
  • 8/11-8/13 Stanley Taub MD Plastic Surgery
    New York, New York
    Anesthesiology
  • 5/11-8/11 Meadowlands Hospital
    Secaucus, New Jersey
    Attending Anesthesiologist
  • 7/01-1/11 St. Barnabas Hospital
    Bronx, New York
    Director of Anesthesiology
  • 12/05-6/11 Harlem Hospital Center
    New York, New York
    Attending Anesthesiologist
    Subspecialty: Pediatric Anesthesia
  • 12/98-7/01St. Vincent’s Medical Center
    Staten Island, New York
    Attending Anesthesiologist
    Subspecialty:
    Pediatric Anesthesia
  • 10/96-12/98 St. Peter’s Medical Center
    New Brunswick, New Jersey
    Attending Anesthesiologist
    Subspecialty:
    Pediatric Anesthesia
  • 10/92-10/96 State University of New York/Health Science Center at Brooklyn (Downstate Medical Center)
    Brooklyn, New York
    Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
    Subspecialty:
    Pediatric Anesthesia
  • 10/92-10/96 King’s County Hospital
    Brooklyn (Downstate Medical Center)
    Brooklyn, New York
    Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
    Subspecialty:
    Pediatric Anesthesia
  • 10/92-10/96 Long Island College Hospital
    Brooklyn (Downstate Medical Center)
    Brooklyn, New York
    Assistant Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
    Subspecialty:
    Pediatric Anesthesia

INTERSHIP AND RESIDENCIES

  • 7/90-10/92 State University of New York/Health Science Center
    Brooklyn, New York
    Clinical Assistant Instructor (Resident)
    Department of Anesthesiology
  • 4/92-10/92Pain Management Subspecialty Training
    Brooklyn, New York
  • 10/91-3/92Pediatrics Subspecialty Training
    Brooklyn, New York
  • 11/88-6/90Resident, Department of Anesthesiology
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • 1/90-6/90Massachusetts General Hospital
    Subspecialty: Ambulatory Anesthesia
    Boston, Massachusetts
  • 6/87-6/88Montefiore Medical Center
    Bronx, New York
    Intern, Department of Medicine

OTHER PROFESSIONAL POSITIONS

  • 1984Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Research Assistant, Department of Biochemistry and Surgery
    New York, New York
  • 1982Memorial Sloan Kettering Institute
    Research Assistant, Biophysics Department
    New York, New York
  • 1980Harlem Hospital
    Research Assistant, Asthma Clinic
    New York, New York

MEMBERSHIPS AND SOCIETIES

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA)
  • New York State Society of Anesthesiologists (NYSSA)
  • International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS)

LICENSURE

  • 4/1995Board Certified – American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA)
  • 1990Diplomat – National Board of Medical Examiners
    Licensed in New York, New Jersey

AWARDS AND HONORS

  • 1984-1987New York State Regents Physicians Shortage Scholarship Recipient
  • 1983-1987Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    50% Tuition Remission Scholarship Recipient
  • 1983-1985National Medical Fellowship Recipient
  • 1979-1983United Federation of Teachers Scholarship
  • 1982Cornell Medical College
    Summer Research Fellowship

ACTIVITIES

  • 01/2010Haiti Earthquake Relief Effort
  • 2001-1/2011Director, Hospital Wide Conscious Sedation, St. Barnabas Hospital
  • 2001-1/2011Director, Ambulatory Surgery Unit (PAT), St. Barnabas Hospital
  • 2001-1/2011 Co-Chair, Pain Management Committee, St. Barnabas Hospital
  • 2001-1/2011Member, Medical Board, St. Barnabas Hospital
  • 10/2011-10/12Board Member, Foundation for Sight & Sound
  • 2001-1/2011Member, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee
  • 2001-1/2011Member, Hospital QA Committee, St. Barnabas Hospital
  • 2001 - 2011Member, Blood Bank Committee, St. Barnabas Hospital
  • 10/1997Operation Smile, Medical Mission to Kenya
  • 1995-1996Member, Kings County Hospital Medical Board
  • 1995-1996Alternate Delegate, New York State Society of Anesthesiologists
  • 1985-1986National President, Student National Medical Association
  • 1984-1985National President-Elect, Student National Medical Association
  • 1983-1984Vice President, Albert Einstein Chapter, Student National Medical Association
  • 1982-1983Chairman, Imhotep Society, Princeton's Minority Pre-Health Professional Society
  • 1982-1983 Member of Projects Board, Undergraduate Student Government
  • 1982-1983 Member of Board of Directors, Third World Center

SPECIAL SKILLS AND INTEREST

  • Fluent in French and Portuguese

REFERENCES

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