Lauren C Berkow

Lauren C Berkow, MD, FASA

Professor Of Anesthesiology; Chief, Division Of Neuroanesthesia; Director Of Anesthesia Supplies And Equipment

Business Phone: (352) 273-6575
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About Lauren C Berkow

Dr. Berkow is an Associate Professor for the Division of Neuroanesthesia and Director of Anesthesia Supplies and Equipment. She comes to us from the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland, where she served as an Associate Chief for the Division of Neuroanesthesia.

Dr. Berkow earned her Bachelor’s at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, and her medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore. She completed her surgical residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and Nassau County Medical Center in East Meadow, New York. She also completed an anesthesia residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital and earned a Business of Medicine Graduate Certificate from The Johns Hopkins Carey Business School. While working at Johns Hopkins, she held many positions such as Instructor, Assistant Residency Director, and Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care Medicine.

Dr. Berkow was also Director of Airway Education at Johns Hopkins and she focuses on difficult airway management in addition to neuroanesthesia. She has written numerous papers and is a member of many professional societies. In 2015, she was presented the Maryland Hospitals for a Healthy Environment Physician for Environmental Health Award. In addition, she has spoken at many events on the topics of “Greening the Operating Rooms” and “Sustainability in Medicine and Anesthesia.”

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology


2020 International anesthesiology clinics
2018 Anesthesia and analgesia
2014 Respiratory care
2011 Anesthesiology
2011 Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology
2004 Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology


Graduate Certificate, Business of Medicine
2010 · Carey Business School
Residency, Anesthesiology
2000 · Johns Hopkins Hospital
Residency, Surgery
1997 · Nassau County Medical Center
Residency, Surgery
1996 · Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
1994 · University of Maryland

Contact Details

(352) 273-6575