Anesthesia & Pain Management in San Jose
Board-Certified and In-House Anesthesiologists
Patients at Good Samaritan Hospital have access to top quality anesthesia
services provided by physicians who have trained at the country's
finest medical institutions. Our anesthesiologists are all Board-Certified,
reflecting stringent review of their education, demonstrated expertise,
and experience with the variety of surgical subspecialties that Good Samaritan offers.
Labor and Delivery Unit, Good Samaritan Hospital offers women in labor the confidence of having
an anesthesiologist in-house at all times. In addition to relief of labor
pain, this provides an additional layer of safety for both routine and
In our Children's Surgery Center, anesthesiologists with special expertise
care for the needs of pediatric patients. These physicians have special
training in care of patients from the smallest newborns to adolescents.
Comprhensive Stroke Center, Good Samaritan's response team includes anesthesiologists with training
for neurosurgery and other neurological interventional procedures. Specialists
also provide anesthesiology in cardiovascular and weight loss surgery,
recognizing the unique challenges of caring for these patients.
Our anesthesiologists' first concern is always patient safety. They
work closely with surgeons, obstetricians, and other staff to identify
the safest, most effective anesthesia options for each patient. Anesthesiologists
are also a valuable resource regarding post-procedure pain management,
treatment options for patients with chronic pain, and care for critically
ill patients in our Intensive Care Units.
Communication with patients is key and often begins before patients have
surgery. Our anesthesia providers emphasize dialogue with patients to
clarify their needs, answer their questions, and allay any concerns or
fears they may have.
Please visit the
Group Anesthesia Services website to learn more about the anesthesiologists who may care for you at Good
Samaritan Hospital, including special information about childbirth and
labor pain, general anesthesia, cardiac anesthesia, and pediatric anesthesia.