Soumya Nyshadham, MD

Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology

Emory University School of Medicine

Emory University Hospital and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston

1405 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, Georgia 30322

Phone: 404-785-6670


Dr. Nyshadham is a pediatric anesthesiologist at Egleston Children's Hospital.  She has special interests in resident and pediatric anesthesiology fellow education. She also works within CHOA's Pediatric Center for Pain Relief, and is thus involved in the Pediatric Regional Anesthesia Network (PRAN), a multi-institutional study of the use and incidence of complications of pediatric regional anesthesia.

Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Internship: Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA

Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT

Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesiology, Egleston Children’s Hospital of Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Board Certification: American Board of Anesthesiology 

Pediatric Anesthesiology, including:

  • Trauma
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • ENT surgery
  • Plastic surgery
  • Neonates
  • Neurosurgery
  • Urological surgery
  • Ophthalmological surgery
  • Dental rehabilitation
  • Oral surgery
  • Gastrointestinal procedures
  • Radiology procedures and studies
Rohatgi, P. Nyshadham, S. Helgeson, L. Management of Massive Airway Bleeding in a Patient with  History of Descending Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm. Yale University, Department of Anesthesiology, Presented at the American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting (San Francisco, CA), October 2013
Richards, K. Nyshadham, S. Levy, T. Contrast-Induced Anaphylaxis in an Infant.  Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. Yale University, Department of Anesthesiology. Presented at the Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology/American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting (Las Vegas, NV), March 2013
Modak, R. Anesthesiology Keywords Review. 2nd edition. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012. Contributing Author.
Nyshadham, S. Asnis, J. Cortes, M. Huang, A. Scher, C. The Perception of the Perioperative Experience  in Relation to Race, Socioeconomic Status, Age and Gender. Mount Sinai Medical Student Research Day, November 2005. Presented at the International Anesthesia Research Society Meeting (Orlando, FA), March 2007 
Givens, C. Datto, K. Ruckdeschel, K. Knott, C. Zubritsky, D. Oslin, S. Nyshadham, P. Vanguri, F. Barg. Older Patients’ Aversion to Antidepressants. Journal of General Internal Medicine. (2006) Feb. 21(2): 146-151.