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“Understanding Your Anesthesia and Recovery with Integrated Anesthesia Medical Group (IAMG)”

Anesthesia providers are critical members of your perioperative team. Your anesthesia provider’s primary goal is to ensure your comfort and safety throughout your surgical experience. They have the responsibility of monitoring your welfare during surgery while you undergo anesthesia. Your anesthesia care team may include an anesthesiologist, a nurse anesthetist or a combination of the two.

Types of Anesthesia

Your anesthesiologist and surgeon will collaboratively determine what type of anesthesia will be best for you during your surgery.
The type of anesthesia used for any given operation will be based on your preference, physical condition, medication profile, medical history, type of surgery and other factors.

Anesthesia allows you to be comfortable and safe during your surgical procedure.
There are several kinds of anesthesia: