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Nikhil Chawla, MBBS

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology; Director for Quality & Safety, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Anesthesiology

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Nikhil Chawla, MBBS

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Anesthesiology

    789 Howard Avenue, PO Box 208051

    New Haven, CT 06520-8051

    United States



Dr. Nikhil Chawla is Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at Yale New Haven Hospital. Dr Chawla is the Assistant Program Director for the Yale Anesthesiology residency program, and the Director for Quality and Safety for the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. He received his medical degree from All India Institute of Medical Sciences in 2006. Following his Anesthesia residency at Drexel University College of Medicine Hannemann Hospital, Dr. Chawla went on to complete a fellowship in Critical Care Medicine at the University of Florida. In 2014, Dr. Chawla joined the Yale University School of Medicine faculty as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology. He provides clinical anesthesia to patients presented for surgery in the Surgical Intensive Care Unit.

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    University of Florida (2014)
  • Residency
    Drexel University College of Medicine/Hannemann Hospital (2013)
  • Internship
    Drexel University College of Medicine/Hahnenann Hospital (2010)
  • Internship
    Hospital of University of Pennsylvania (2009)
  • MBBS
    All India Institute of Medical Sciences (2006)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Anesthesiology, Critical Care Medicine (Anesthesiology) (2014)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology (2014)

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