The department of anesthesiology provides anesthesia for surgical and obstetrical patients, provides consultation for and evaluation of airway and respiratory problems, and is responsible for the medical direction of the post-anesthesia recovery rooms and the patient holding areas in the operating rooms.
The department provides support for:
- General and Cardiovascular Surgery
- High-risk Obstetrics
- Plastic Surgery
- Heart, Kidney and Pancreas Transplantation
- Burn Surgery
- Ear, Nose and Throat
- Surgical Oncology
On request, it also provides special services in radiology, psychiatry, gastroenterology and cardiology.
To make an appointment with a specialist, call 202-877-3627 (3627)
MedStar Washington Hospital Center
110 Irving Street, NW
Washington, DC 20010