Anesthesia, Critical Care & Pain Medicine

Centers & Specialties

Heart Center

Clinical Interests
  • Critical care
  • Acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS)
  • Anesthesia for abdominal surgery
  • Anesthesia for general surgery
  • Anesthesia for GI procedures
  • Anesthesia for gynecologic surgery
  • Anesthesia for urologic surgery
  • Cardiac arrest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Cardiogenic shock
  • Cardiovascular and pulmonary physiology
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Clinical trials
  • Critical Care - Early Rehabilitation
  • ECMO
  • Pulmonary hypertension
Medical Education
  • MD, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
  • Residency, Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
  • Fellowship, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
Board Certifications
  • Anesthesiology
Foreign Languages
  • Arabic
  • Bengali
  • French
  • Urdu
  • Hindi
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - ACD
  • AllWays Health (NHP) - PBO
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • BMC HealthNet Mass Health MCO/ACO
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - ACD
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Medicare - ACD
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO
  • Well Sense Pediatrics

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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Dr. Quraishi is an expert in the delivery of comprehensive anesthesia, intensive care, and clinical nutrition. His areas of focus are regional anesthesia (nerve blocks, epidurals, and spinals), acute pain management, and intraoperative care for medically complex endocrine, abdominal, as well as gentinourinary surgeries. Dr. Quraishi is also an expert in the delivery of comprehensive critical care services. He currently takes care of complex medical and surgical patients in the MGH Heart Center Intensive Care Units. Dr. Quraishi also serves as the Associate Director of the MGH Nutrition Support Team.

Research & Publications

Research Summary

Dr. Quraishi's research interest is in the areas of macro and micronutrient delivery in hospitalized patients, with a special focus on perioperative and critically ill patients. His group has been involved in innovative and ground-breaking work related to vitamin D regulation in acute stress. Other areas of interest include strategies for: 1) assessing malnutrition in hospitalized patients; 2) maintaining lean body mass in critically ill patients; and 3) use of point-of-care devices to assess change in lean body mass during acute illness. 


View my most recent publications at PubMed


Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 617-726-3030
Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696