Jose Rios, MD, ABIHM

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology

Jose Rios


Dr. Rios is an Anesthesiology specialist in Boston, Massachusetts. He attended and graduated from Medical School in Panama from which he graduated in 1994. He came to Boston in 1998 to pursue an Anesthesia Residency from Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine and then subsequently did a Cardiothoracic Anesthesia fellowship in the same institution. Overall, he has been practicing medicine for almost thirty years and anesthesia for almost twenty. He also believes Integrative and Holistic Medicine have a place in Anesthesia and Pain management. He is currently affiliated with Boston Medical Center, which is the teaching hospital of Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine, where he is teaching Residents, Medical Students and Nurse Anesthesia Students. Dr Rios also has an interest in Healthcare Informatics and Cybersecurity; Financial Planning for healthcare workers; and he is also a polyglot at heart, having professional and colloquial French proficiency, as well as basic Portuguese, Italian and German; which he combines with his native proficiency in Spanish. Dr Rios enjoys travelling, powerlifting, foreign language learning, baking and gardening in his free time.


  • Universidad de Panamá, MD


  • Published on 8/1/2002

    Azocar RJ, Rios JR, Hassan M. Spontaneous pneumothorax during laparoscopic adrenalectomy secondary to a congenital diaphragmatic defect. J Clin Anesth. 2002 Aug; 14(5):365-7. PMID: 12208441.

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