Anesthesiologist Joins Oswego Health Active Medical Staff

John Ellie, Sr., M.D.
John Ellie, Sr., M.D.

Joining the active medical staff of Oswego Hospital is Anesthesiologist John Ellie, Sr., M.D.

Dr. Ellie, who has more than 20 years of experience as an anesthesiologist, said he has been impressed with Oswego Hospital’s facilities and staff since his arrival several months ago.

“To walk in and see those operating rooms that are big, with high ceilings was very impressive,” he said. “The surgeons, nurses and other staff that work for the department are terrific.”

Dr. Ellie has more than 20 years experience as an anesthesiologist at the Rochester General Hospital. He is founder and CEO of Anesthesia Affiliate, P.C., a company that assists hospitals in establishing safe and high quality anesthesiology departments.

During much of his career, Dr. Ellie has shared his expertise in the field of anesthesiology as an instructor at both the Rochester General Hospital and Buffalo General Hospital.

Dr. Ellie Sr., earned his undergraduate degree in chemistry from the University of Buffalo. He graduated from Mt. Sinai School of Medicine in New York City. He completed a residency in internal medicine at Rochester General Hospital and also a residency in anesthesiology at Strong Memorial Hospital, where he served as chief resident.

Dr. Ellie Sr., and his wife, who is a registered nurse, have three grown children that have careers in the healthcare field, or are pursuing a career in the field.

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