Surgery is an anxious time for a child and his or her
Our anesthesia care team includes physicians with
specialized fellowship training to administer anesthesia to pediatric patients.
They create an individualized anesthesia plan for each child. We also use
special techniques to help children and their parents feel at ease, which may
medication to relieve a child's anxiety before entering the operating room.
candy-scented mask through which a child can inhale anesthesia instead of
receiving an injection.
monitoring equipment to continuously follow vital signs, second-by-second,
Our nurses also have specialized training and extensive
experience in working with children before, during and after surgery.