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Anesthesiology


 

Pediatric Anesthesiology, Perioperative Medicine and Pain ManagementAnesthesiology Team

Location: Children's Lowder Building Suite 420
Phone: 205-638-9235
Fax: 205-638-5292

The physicians of Pediatric Anesthesia Associates specialize in taking care of children during the peri-operative period, as well as providing anesthesia services, pain management, and airway management in emergency cases.

The Pediatric Anesthesiologists of Children's Hospital provide the following services:

  • Perioperative management of children undergoing surgical procedures
  • Anesthesia and Monitored Anesthesia Care for patients undergoing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
  • APASS (Anesthesia Preadmit Screening Service) - Performs preoperative evaluation to increase patient education, screens to optimize management of existing medical problems, attempts decrease of delays and cancellations on the day of surgery
  • Participates in the Children's Trauma Team
  • Pain Management Services - consult services including PCA (Patient Controlled Analgesia), and Continuous and/or PCA caudal and epidural analgesia
  • Providing Anesthesia Services at the Children's South Outpatient Surgical Center

Additional Links

Malignant Hyperthermia Association of the United States

Society of Pediatric Anesthesia

American Academy of Pediatrics

SmartTots (FDA & International Anesthesia Research Society)