Dr. Marcia Meggs MD

  • Anesthesiology Olympia Fields, IL

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About

Dr. Marcia Meggs, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Olympia Fields, IL, with other offices in Lansing, IL and Lafayette, IN. She has 36 years of experience. Her specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Meggs is affiliated with Advocate South Suburban Hospital. She speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Marcia Meggs has the following 1 area of expertise, 1 specialty and 1 board certification.

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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Locations & Directions

Kenneth D Williams MD

2630 Oakwood Dr
Olympia Fields, IL 60461

18221 Torrence Ave
Lansing, IL 60438

2600 Ferry St
Lafayette, IN 47904

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