Anesthesiologists use special drugs and medications during medical procedures—especially surgical operations—to temporarily block a patient’s perception of pain and other sensations.

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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.

Comprehensive pre-procedure evaluation
Forms of anesthesia
Advanced monitoring technology
Caring for you after your surgery

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Learn more about inpatient surgery at UCHealth.

The American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) offers additional information about anesthesia, including these short videos:

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