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Philip Effraim, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

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Philip Effraim, MD, PhD



Dr. Philip Effraim is Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Yale New Haven Hospital. He received both his medical degree and his Doctor of Philosophy degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in 2011. Following his residency at the Yale School of Medicine, Dr. Effraim continued his training at Yale as a fellow in Regional Anesthesia. In 2017, Dr. Effraim officially joined the Yale University School of Medicine faculty as Assistant Professor. His research interests are focused on investigating mechanisms of pain and novel pain treatments.

Education & Training

  • PhD
    Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons (2011)
  • MD
    Columbia University Coll of Physicians & Surgeons (2011)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology (2022)

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