Dr. Sterling Meza MD

  • Anesthesiology Cape Girardeau, MO

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About

Dr. Sterling Meza, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Cape Girardeau, MO, with other offices in Owensboro, KY and Owensboro, KY. He has 23 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Meza is affiliated with Southeast Hospital, Owensboro Health Regional Hospital and Blanchfield Army Comm Hosp. He speaks English.

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Specialties & Expertise

Dr. Sterling Meza 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

Southeast Hospital

1701 Lacey St
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701

Owensboro Anesthesia Services

815 E Parrish Ave
Owensboro, KY 42303

2900 Veach Rd
Owensboro, KY 42303

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