Dr. Christopher W. Tam, MD is a cardiac and critical care anesthesiologist practicing at Montefiore Medical Center. He was previously at Weill Cornell Medical Center and joined Montefiore in 2022 as the program director for the upcoming Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship. He attended medical school at the State University of New York at Downstate and graduated in 2010. Subsequently, Dr. Tam completed residency at the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 2014 before completing Anesthesiology Critical Care Fellowship in 2015 and Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship in 2016 at Weill Cornell Medical Center. In addition to his interest in clinical education to residents and fellows, Dr. Tam is involved in clinical research involving transesophageal echocardiography, point of care ultrasound and postoperative cardiac surgery outcomes research utilizing database and have had published research articles in this area.