Dr. Marvin Shapiro MD

  • Anesthesiology Olive Branch, MS

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About

Dr. Marvin Shapiro, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Olive Branch, MS, with another office in Memphis, TN. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Shapiro is affiliated with St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Methodist Olive Branch Hospital and Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Marvin Shapiro 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

Methodist Olive Branch Hospital

4250 Bethel Rd
Olive Branch, MS 38654

Medical Anesthesia Group PA

1755 Kirby Pkwy
Memphis, TN 38120

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