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Jill Zafar, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology; Interim Section Chief, Ambulatory Anesthesiology; Medical Director, Pre-Surgical Evaluation

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Jill Zafar, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Anesthesiology

    PO Box 208051

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8051

    United States



Dr. Jill Zafar is a Buffalo, New York native.  She graduated from University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 2004 and completed her Anesthesiology residency at the University at Buffalo in 2008 as Chief Resident. Following residency, Dr. Zafar joined the faculty at Roswell Park Cancer Institute as an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and became Director of the Anesthesia Perioperative Evaluation Center. In 2014, Dr. Zafar moved to Connecticut and joined Yale University. She is currently Medical Director of Pre-Surgical Evaluation and Interim Section Chief of Ambulatory Anesthesiology at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Education & Training

  • MD
    SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine (2004)
  • BS
    State University of New York at Geneseo, Biochemistry (1999)
  • Residency
    State University of New York-Buffalo

Departments & Organizations