Dr. Shantharam Shetty MD

  • Anesthesiology New Albany, IN

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About

Dr. Shantharam Shetty, MD is a Doctor primarily located in New Albany, IN, with other offices in Prospect, KY and New Albany, IN. He has 46 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Shetty is affiliated with Baptist Health Floyd and Physicians Medical Center. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Shantharam Shetty has the following 1 area of expertise and 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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Locations & Directions

FLOYD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL AND HEALTH SERVICES

1850 State St
New Albany, IN 47150

Shantharam H Shetty MD

9603 US Highway 42
Prospect, KY 40059

Stephen Joseph Keiran Jr MD

1919 State St
New Albany, IN 47150

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