- Undergraduate – Columbia College
- Medical School – U.M.D.N.J.–New Jersey Medical School
- Residency – Yale–New Haven Hospital
Dr. Paganessi is a Board Certified Anesthesiologist and Director of Anesthesiology at Hudson Crossing Surgery Center. He received his B.A. from Columbia College followed by his medical degree from U.M.D.N.J.–New Jersey Medical School. Dr. Paganessi completed a residency in Anesthesiology at Yale–New Haven Hospital where he underwent specialized training in Outpatient/Ambulatory Anesthesia. After completing his residency, Dr. Paganessi remained an Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology in the Yale School of Medicine.