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John H. Eichhorn, MD

Practice areas

  • Anesthesiology
  • Best Doctors in America 2015-16

Faculty rank

Professor of Anesthesiology

Clinic information

For an appointment or assistance call 859-257-1000 or 800-333-8874 (toll free)

Clinical interests

  • Anesthesiology
  • Patient Safety
  • Risk Management



Havard Medical School, Boston


Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston


National Institute of Health, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Md.

Certifications or Special training

American Board of Anesthesiology

Additional information


John H. Eichhorn received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, Boston. At Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston he started residency in surgery and switched to anesthesiology, which he interrupted for a research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Md.

Eichhorn is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He has been included on the list "Best Doctors in America" since it was created in 1992. A Provost's Distinguished Service Professor at the University of Kentucky, Eichhorn is a nationally and internationally recognized leader in patient safety and standards of practice and in received 2010 the prestigious Eisenberg Award for Individual Achievement in Patient Safety and Quality from the Joint Commission-National Quality Forum.


Research Publications on NCBI PubMed

Related links

UK Anesthesiology