Savel, Richard MD

Richard Savel, MD
Director, Surgical Critical Care
Co-Director, Adult Critical Care Services
Primary Address:
4802 Tenth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219
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Richard Savel, MD

Dr. Richard Savel is the Director of Surgical Critical Care and the Co-Director of Adult Critical Care Services at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. He was an undergraduate at Yale University and attended medical school at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He then completed his internal medicine residency at NewYork Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Subsequently, he completed a multidisciplinary Critical Care fellowship at the University of California San Francisco Medical Center. In addition to being part of the Maimonides team, he is also a Professor of Clinical Medicine & Neurology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

Dr. Savel is an impassioned academic intensivist whose primary goal is to help build a world-class, unified, comprehensive Critical Care system, providing the highest quality critical care at all times to the patients here who need it. With his mantra of “collaboration, coordination and communication,” Dr. Savel is an advocate for multidisciplinary teams, patient safety and teaching. He is passionate that patients at Maimonides Medical Center deserve nothing less than the best when it comes to their critical care.

His research areas have included acute lung injury/ARDS, severe sepsis syndrome/septic shock, surgical critical care, and the care of the critically ill bariatric patient. 
Medical Education:
Medical School:
Johns Hopkins Univ School of Medicine
NewYork Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Medical Center
University of California, San Francisco

Board Certification:
Internal Medicine
Critical Care Medicine
Neurocritical Care

Department and Division:
Academic Title:
Professor of Clinical Medicine & Neurology at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Office Hours:
Primary Address:
4802 Tenth Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11219


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