Anesthesia at Penn

Anesthesia at Penn

Anesthesia care includes anesthesia and perioperative care for patients undergoing surgery or major diagnostic procedures. Anesthesiologists work in conjunction with other hospital physicians to provide anesthesia for various inpatient and outpatient procedures.

The Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at Penn was founded over 50 years ago, and provides clinical care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian Medical Center. The Department is also responsible for training residents and fellows, and has an active research program.

Patient Care

Learn more about the anesthesia care programs at Penn:

Pain Management
Pain management specialists provide interdisciplinary treatment of chronic pain. Pain management services are provided at the following locations:

Physicians & Providers

Search our Physicians & Providers Database for anesthesiologists.

Education and Research

Visit the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care's academic web site to learn more.

Health Information

Visit our encyclopedia to read about surgeries that would require anesthesia services.


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