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Thomas Hickey, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

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Thomas Hickey, MD, MS



Dr. Thomas Hickey is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Medical Director of the PACU in the VA Connecticut Healthcare System. Dr. Hickey received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School in 2011 after serving an an officer in the in the United States Navy. He joined the Yale School of Medicine faculty in 2015 after completing his residency in Anesthesiology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He is board certified in anesthesiology and addiction medicine. His diverse interests include preoperative evaluation, acute postoperative pain, multimodal analgesia, opioid use disorder, perioperative management of medications for opioid use disorder, and buprenorphine.

Education & Training

  • Resident
    Brigham and Women's Hospital (2015)
  • MD
    Harvard Medical School (2011)
  • MS
    Naval Postgraduate School , Applied Physics


  • Board Certification
    AB of Preventive Medicine, Addiction Medicine (Preventive Medicine) (2023)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology (2016)

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