Anesthesia Information for Patients

If I only Knew what to Expect....

 

Many of the anxieties of surgical patients center on the unknown character of the experience. This document can provide you with information about your coming visit to the operating room.

Anesthesia For Your Procedure

 

General Anesthesia

 

Obstetric Anesthesia

 

Pediatric Anesthesia

 

Local anesthesia and sedation

 

Anesthesia for Endoscopy

Epidural Anesthesia

 

Axillary block

 

 

 

Meet your Anesthesiologist

 

 

 

Blood Transfusion

 

Special Monitors

 

 

 

In the Operating Room

 

After Surgery

 

I'm Staying in the Hospital

 

I'm going home after surgery

 

 

 

Driving to Boca Raton Community Hospital

 

Anesthesia Billing questions

 

 

 

Site Map

 

 

This document was created to Inform patients about Anesthesia and Surgical services at The Boca Raton Community Hospital and BRCH Outpatient Surgery Center.

Photographs (c) 2002, Raymond H. Castenholz, M.D. except as noted.

Created by Lawrence R Libsch, M.D., llibsch@asr.net and Raymond H. Castenholz M.D.

Webmaster: Raymond H. Castenholz, M.D.

Programming assistance provided by Jason Libsch.

No promises are made or implied. Your experience could be different from that described.

Copies of these pages or photographs may not be made without the permission of Dr. Castenholz