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Dr. Joe Monk Is this you?

Specialties

Dr. Joe Monk has the following 1 specialty

  • Anesthesiology

    Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics, which are medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, or regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth. It can also be more general to block sensation to the entire body, resulting in unconsciousness.
    Anesthesiologists assist in surgery by determining how much anesthesia is necessary and by monitoring the patient's level of responsiveness and vital signs throughout the procedure. The anesthesia specialist will also bring the patient out of anesthesia and then continue to monitor his or her vital signs post-operation.
    Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.

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  • Expertise

    1 Expertise

  • Anesthesia
  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Monk is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • Scott & White Hospital

    2401 S 31st St
    Temple, TX 76508

  • Texas Health Dallas
  • Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center

    3000 Herring Ave
    Waco, TX 76708

  • Doctors Hospital Dallas

    9440 Poppy Dr
    Dallas, TX 75218

  • Johns Community Hospital

    305 Mallard Ln
    Taylor, TX 76574

  • Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Of Dallas

    8200 Walnut Hill Ln
    Dallas, TX 75231

  • Kings Daughters Hospital

    1901 SW H K Dodgen Loop
    Temple, TX 76502

  • Scott & White Santa Fe Center

    600 S 25th St
    Temple, TX 76504

  • Llano Memorial Hospital

    200 W Ollie St
    Llano, TX 78643

  • Education

    31 Years Experience

  • University Of Arizona College Of Medicine

    Graduated in 1985

  • University Medical Center

    Residency

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