Julia M. Hickey, MD, CM

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Julia M. Hickey, MD, CM, is an attending anesthesiologist with the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Esophageal atresia, Tracheoesophageal fistula
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - McGill University Faculty of Medicine, Montreal, QC, Canada


Combined Pediatrics and Anesthesiology - Boston Children’s Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA


Pediatric Anesthesiology - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Academic Research - Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Anesthesiology – American Board of Anesthesiology
Pediatric Anesthesiology – American Board of Anesthesiology
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Anesthesiologist

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Airway management


Posters and Presentations


Hickey J, Parris M, Garcia-Marcinkiewicz A. Combined Videolaryngoscopy and Fiberoptic Intubation Technique in a Patient with Hemifacial Microsomia. Abstract presented at the Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology/American Academy of Pediatrics 2022 Meeting. April 1-3, 2022. Tampa, FL.


Chiel L, Hickey J, Cheng A, McAlvin B, Casey A, Gaffin J. Eosinophilic Pneumonia in the Setting of E-Cigarette Use. Abstract presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference, May 15-20, 2020, Philadelphia, PA.

Awards and Honors

2022, Ronald S. Litman, D.O. Endowed Mentorship Award, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
2016, Dean’s Honor List, McGill University Faculty of Medicine
2013, Osler Society and Osler Library Board of Curators Essay Contest, 2nd place essay, McGill University Faculty of Medicine
2012, TF Rose Entrance Scholarship, McGill University Faculty of Medicine

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2013- present, Society for Pediatric Anesthesia
2013- present, American Society of Anesthesiologists
2013- present, International Anesthesia Research Society
2012- present, American Academy of Pediatrics