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Doctors in Anesthesia & Pain Consultants

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Ratings & Comments

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The Overall Average Patient Rating of Anesthesia & Pain Consultants when asked is good. Anesthesia & Pain Consultants has been reviewed by 10 patients. The rating is 2.8 out of 5 stars.

The average wait time to see a doctor at Anesthesia & Pain Consultants as provided by patient reviews is 56 minutes. By comparison, the national average for a pre-vist wait time is 21 minutes.

Specialties

2 specialties

  • 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.

  • Pediatrics

    A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
    While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
    Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.

  • Hospital Affiliations

    Anesthesia & Pain Consultants is affiliated with the following hospitals

  • Gulf Breeze Hospital Gulf Breeze, FL 32561
  • Johnson City Medical Center Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Franklin Woods Community Hospital Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Indian Path Medical Center Kingsport, TN 37660
  • James H. Quillen Veterans Affairs Medical Center Mountain Home, TN 37684
  • Johnson City Medical Ctr Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Pikeville Medical Center Pikeville, KY 41501
  • Indian Path Medical Center Kingsport, TN 37660
  • Johnson City Specialty Hospital Johnson City, TN 37601
  • Johnson County Community Hospital Mountain City, TN 37683
  • Sycamore Shoals Hospital Elizabethton, TN 37643
  • Woodridge Hospital Johnson City, TN 37604
  • Johnston Memorial Hospital Abingdon, VA 24210
  • Russell County Medical Center Lebanon, VA 24266
  • Education

    Affiliated doctors have gone to the following schools

  • Medical College Of Georgia School Of Medicine
  • University Of Tennessee Health Science Center College Of Medicine
  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School Of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School
  • East Tennessee State University James H Quillen College Of Medicine
  • University Of Texas Medical Branch School Of Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School Of Medicine
  • University Of Virginia School Of Medicine
  • Nearby Group Practices

    Anesthesia & Pain Consultants is similar to the following 3 Group Pracices near Johnson City, TN.

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  • Tri-Cities Skin and Cancer

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Information About Group Practices

What is a Group Practice?

According to The Medical Group Management Association, a group practice is any relationship between three or more physicians who share facilities, expenses, profits and other resources like support staff and equipment. Group practices tend to fall into two categories: those that organize around a particular medical specialty and those that encompass several specialties like East Boston Neighborhood Health that specializes in internal medicine

Why Group Practice?

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.

Benefits of Group Practice

As medicine became more complex in the twentieth century, the need for group practices made more sense. Physicians found it impossible to know everything about the emerging drugs and technologies on the medical landscape. In addition, the cost of providing a full range of diagnostic services, such as tests and X-rays, in one location became prohibitive to the individual practitioner. Hence, doctors from various disciplines began to team together in order to provide more comprehensive care to their community of patients.