Anesthesia & Perioperative Services

Anesthesia & perioperative Medicine

Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine

Approximately 20,000 anesthetics are administered each year for a wide variety of surgical procedures.  Our physicians:

  • Evaluate and optimize a patients’ medical conditions prior to anesthesia or sedation for a procedure
  • Prescribee and carry out an anesthetic plan during their procedure, and
  • Ensure adequate pain relief and resolution of all anesthetic effects after the procedure is complete.

Anesthesia Clinics

Anesthesia Sub-specialties

Anesthetists and patientIn order to support the complex, state of the art surgical and imaging procedures performed at MUSC, our faculty have expertise in several sub-specialties, including:

Related Educational Information

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