Patient Care

Providing the best in patient care

Stanford Anesthesiology is a leading department in the country offering exceptional and innovative patient care. Our physicians provide compassionate and high-quality health care for all those who seek help.

Anesthetic care is delivered in four affiliated hospitals or clinics:

Anesthetic care may be given during preoperative evaluations, in operating rooms, in obstetrical wards, in intensive care units, in recovery rooms, in catheterization laboratories, before MRI/CT scans, in radiation therapy suites, in pain clinics, for postsurgical patients, and in clinics for chronic pain conditions. Specialized types of care, such as medical acupuncture, are also available.

Anesthesiology Clinical Services