Department of Anesthesiology at Pennsylvania Hospital

Department of Anesthesiology

The Department of Anesthesiology provides clinical anesthesia services for patients undergoing operations or diagnostic studies at Pennsylvania Hospital. Anesthesiologists work in conjunction with other hospital physicians to provide anesthesia for surgery and obstetrics, including 24-hour in-house coverage for emergency surgery and obstetrical analgesia and anesthesia.

The hospital's anesthesiologists use the latest technologies and new medications, including continuous infusion techniques for intravenous anesthesia. The Pain Center is devoted to acute and chronic pain management for both inpatients and outpatients.

Section Chair
Jason Cwik, MD

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