Clinical Specialties

Anesthesiology

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Learn More About Anesthesiology

Anesthesiologists are essential members of the surgical team. They provide comfort and safety during surgery and make informed medical judgments regarding critical life function.  They also immediately diagnose and treat medical problems that may arise during surgery or recovery. CareMount Medical offers a comprehensive range of pain management and anesthesia services, including Regional, Critical Care, and Pediatric, at the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester in Mount Kisco, Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Ambulatory Surgical Center in Poughkeepsie, as well as throughout many of the CareMount Medical office locations. Our anesthesiologists are board certified and have received extensive training in all areas of anesthesiology.

Symptoms and Conditions Treated using Anesthesia

Common surgeries and office procedures which require anesthesia services include:

  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Ear, Nose and Throat Surgery
  • Endoscopic Procedures
  • General Surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmic Surgery
  • Orthopedic Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Podiatric Surgery
  • Thoracic Surgery
  • Urologic Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery

Treatment Options

You and your anesthesiologist will discuss your options for anesthesia before your surgery. Many procedures require a specific type of anesthesia, but there are some situations where you may be able to choose. Your anesthesiologist may feel strongly about one option over another based on your safety and comfort, as well as other circumstances unique to your situation. Your anesthesiologist will discuss the risks and benefits of the options that are available to you. At the end of your procedure, you will be taken to the Recovery Area, where you will be monitored until it is safe to allow you to be discharged or transferred to your hospital room.

The CareMount Anesthesiology team takes pride in providing excellent, state of the art, evidence driven and patient focused care. Our anesthesia providers will ensure your safety and comfort before, during, and after your surgery.

Types of Anesthesia