Anesthesia controls pain during surgery or other medical procedures. It includes using medicines, and sometimes close monitoring, to keep you comfortable. It can also help control breathing, blood pressure, blood flow, and heart rate and rhythm, when needed.
An anesthesiologist or a nurse anesthetist takes charge of your comfort and safety during surgery. This topic focuses on anesthesia care that you get from these specialists.
Anesthesia may be used to:
What Determins the type of Anesthesia Used?
The type of anesthesia depends on the following:
Ambulatory Surgery Center of Spartanburg works with Anesthesia Consultants of the Upstate, PA and their amazing staff for all Anesthesia needs.