Anesthesiologists use special drugs and medications during medical procedures—especially surgical operations—to temporarily block a patient’s perception of pain and other sensations.
Skilled and experienced anesthesia care
The experts at UCHealth provide compassionate care for you before and during your surgery.
In addition to their extensive training in anesthesiology, our health care professionals are certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Advanced Trauma Life Support, so you know you’re in good hands.
More about anesthesiology
The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) offers additional information about anesthesia, including these short videos: