Dedicated to your safety, mindful of your comfort.
The Department of Anesthesiology at Cooley Dickinson Hospital provides a full range of anesthetic services to patients including:
- Preoperative medical/surgical evaluations
- Regional and general anesthetics
- Postoperative pain management
- Labor epidurals
- Emergency services
The providers follow an Anesthesia Care Team approach: eight anesthesiologists and six certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNAs) are involved in delivering care. An anesthesiologist is on site 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Using state-of-the-art equipment, the department provides care in the hospital’s modern and comfortable Kittredge Surgery Center, Childbirth Center and Endoscopy Suite. The providers care for more than 10,000 patients of all ages each year.