Eliminating pain, easing stress
No matter how much confidence you have in your doctor and medical team, it’s still common to feel somewhat apprehensive about surgical and obstetrical procedures and the administration and effects of anesthesia.
It’s reassuring to know that each of our anesthesiologists has a personal commitment to his or her patients during the stressful times surrounding surgery. With highly experienced specialists in cardiovascular, neurosurgical, obstetric, outpatient, pediatric, and thoracic anesthesia, as well as acute and chronic pain management expertise, we offer a comprehensive range of anesthesia services for any surgical or obstetrical procedure.
Anesthesia at Geisinger
Tom Schieble, MD, chairman, division of anesthesiology, Geisinger Health System, describes the care and commitment to patients of Geisinger's anesthesiologists.
Count on Geisinger anesthesia services for:
- The latest equipment and techniques to maximize patient safety
- Proven techniques for sedation of children
- Round-the-clock availability of epidural and narcotic analgesia to ease post-operative pain and pain associated with labor, childbirth and after childbirth.
- Specialized monitoring devices for the most seriously ill patients (evoked potentials, EEG and transesophageal echocardiography)