About Us

The Division of Pediatric Anesthesia is an internationally recognized center for the delivery of anesthesia, pain management, and critical care services to children at the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford. Committed to advancing the delivery of pediatric anesthetic care, the treatment of acute and chronic pain, and educating the next generation of anesthesiologists, the division’s faculty members actively engage in research into the physiology of anesthesia in children, and the efficacy of new medications for children.


Our fellowship year offers clinical experiences in general pediatric and subspecialty pediatric anesthesia, as well as a variety of educational electives.

Patient Care

Our anesthesiologists provide compassionate, comprehensive care to our young patients throughout their surgical experience.

Research & Innovation

Our department fosters collaboration and innovation through a wide range of pediatric research and activities.

Pediatric Anesthesia Training at Stanford