Living creatures will feel discomfort from time-to-time. We're here to keep you from experiencing it during a medical procedure.
Anesthesiology is the study and practice of administering sedation
and/or anesthesia to a living creature for the purpose of blocking pain.
An anesthesiologist specializes in the field after undergoing the usual
medical school education and residency. Most doctors have general
training in anesthesiology, but like all medical specialties, additional
study and a residency in that field is required for certification.
main goal of anesthesiology is to prevent a patient from feeling pain.
Thus, an anesthesiologist may also be involved in a patient’s pain
management after surgery. He or she will also often recommend the best
method of anesthesia, depending on the procedure, since not every method
is suited for every procedure on every patient. Numerous medications
are available for the anesthesiologist to select from, and part of the
anesthesiology training is knowing which medication suits which patient
for any given procedure. Age, height, weight and general health are all