The anesthesiologists on staff at United Hospital provide anesthesia services for inpatient and outpatient surgery as well as for non-surgical diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Other services include obstetric pain relief, and treatment of acute and chronic pain. Anesthesia service is available around the clock, seven days a week. Our anesthesiologists use the latest technology and proven techniques to maximize your comfort and safety—before, during, and after your procedure. They are exceptionally dedicated to the highest standards of their specialty.
Your anesthesiologist will fully explain your anesthesia options and outline the pros and cons of each approach.He or she will work with your surgeon to develop a individualized pre-op to post-op plan to:
In addition to administering anesthetic during your procedure, your anesthesiologist will monitor your vital body functions, such as breathing, blood oxygen saturation, blood pressure, heart rate, and kidney functions. After surgery your anesthesiologist will closely monitor you for any problems related to your anesthetic and order pain medication as your condition allows.