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KU School of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology

Last modified: Nov 14, 2019
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Dr. Andrea Nicol was honored to be freatured on the NPR program: "All Things Considered" with her approach to treating pain for addiction patients. View the NPR artical,  https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2019/09/23/741783834/in-tiny-doses-an-addiction-medication-moonlights-as-a-treatment-for-chronic-pain

Congratulations to Dr. Anthony Kovac on his article, Updates in the Management of Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting, in Advances in Anesthesia.

Would you like to participate in a study examining the role of characteristics in pain outcomes for people who have low back surgery? View the KU-PALS Study Flyer

Congratulations to Dr. Amy Pichoff, Dr. Abha Shah, Dr. John Baer, and Dr. Jared Staab on their article, Successful Development and Implementation of a Surgical Response Team for Emergent Surgical Cases, in Annals of Surgery.

Patient Comments

"The Anesthesioloy team was all around excellent, however, Jason Asher deserves recognition. Not only was he caring and compassionate, but a calming energy. I consider myself lucky to have been under his care."

"The Anesthesiologists, Dr. Sweeney and Dr. Williams went above and beyond listening to me, explaining things to me, thinking things through. Wonderful!! My post-op course was one of the smoothest ever!"

"The anesthesiologist listened to my pre-surgery concern and altered my care so that I was not sick after surgery"

"My anesthesiologist for my surgery was phenomenal as it was the only time I came out of a surgery without a migraine headache"

"Anesthesia staff were excellent in explaining the nerve block. They saw me every day after O. R. and were very encouraging."

"Anesthesia was very helpful during C-section explaining what was happening and supportive afterwards during panic attack."

"PACU and Pre-Operation great, especially  Anesthesiologist."

"Anesthesia team was amazing."

"The anesthesia staff and their residents did a great job controlling pain during and after surgery."

"Very impressed with all the physicians, especially the Anesthesiology residents."

 

 

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