Anesthesiologists are responsible for protecting the safety and well-being of patients pre-, during- and post-surgery.
WHEN SHOULD YOU CONSULT ANESTHESIOLOGIST?
An anesthesiologist specializing in the administration of medicines during a heart surgery, childbirth and more can be sought by patients.
WHAT IS THE ROLE OF ANESTHESIOLOGIST?
Anesthesiologists work towards preventing pain and discomfort, apart from performing other functions during a surgery, such as closely observing the patient's blood pressure, temperature, and heart rhythm, to name a few.
COMMON PROBLEMS YOU SHOULD SEE ANESTHESIOLOGIST FOR
Anesthesiologists can also be sought for pain management and administration of anesthetics in children.
DID YOU KNOW?
Although rare, it is possible for patients to be aware of their surroundings, pain and even pressure during surgery.