Mary M. Joseph

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Areas of treatment:

Anesthesia for Head and Neck Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction with Free Flap
Anesthesia for Phonosurgery
Anesthesia for CO2 Laser In Ent
Anesthesia for Tracheal Stenosis
Peroperative Hyperglycemia


  • Anesthesiology


  • Department of Anesthesiology


  • English
  • Hindi
  • Malyalam

Mary M. Joseph, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

Practicing location:

  • Keck Hospital of USC

About this doctor:

I obtained my medical degree from Lady Hardinge Medical College, Delhi University, India. I then completed a residency in General Surgery and board certification from Delhi University. I was awarded certificate of merit for Ophthalmology and ENT, as well as the president’s medal for best Interne. After moving to the US, I switched to Anesthesiology. After completing a residency in Anesthesiology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, I joined their faculty for 2 years. I then joined the department of Anesthesiology at USC in July 1980 and am currently working fulltime, as Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology. I have been actively involved in clinical research with medical students and residents. I have also presented papers at most major Anesthesiology conferences in many countries. I am Director of Anesthesia rotation for medical students and was awarded a teaching award at the white coat ceremony, USC in 2005.


Master of Science, Other Health Profess, University of Delhi, 1970
Doctor of Medicine, Lady Hardinge Medical College & Hospital, 1966


Lady Hardinge Medical College & Hospital, Anesthesiology, 1966 - 1966
Franklin Square Hospital, Surgery, 1973 - 1973


Lady Hardinge Medical College & Hospital, General/Pediatric Surgery, 1968 - 1972
Johns Hopkins University, Anesthesiology, 1974 - 1975


American Board of Anesthesiology
Master of Surgery

Professional society memberships:

American Society of Anesthesiologists
International Anesthesia Research Society
California Society of Anesthesiologists


Teaching Award White Coat Ceremony, 2005
Teaching Award Medical Student Teaching Anesthesiology, 2005
Certificate of Merit - Ophthalmology and ENT - Medical School
Presidents Medal - Best Intern Prize - Medical School