National City Anesthesiologists
- 1 Board certified
- 1 Award winners
- 4 Reviews
- Average rating is 4 stars
- Average wait time is 20 minutes
Top Anesthesiologists in National City, CA
2400 E 4th St
National City, CA 91950
- 7 years experience
- Patients' Choice Award
- Board certified
- Short wait time
Anesthesiologists are physicians who are trained to administer anesthetics - medicines used to block nerve sensation. Anesthesia can be either local to one specific part of a body, like a tooth, regional to block feeling to a larger portion of the body, such as during an epidural for child birth, or 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/her vital signs post-operation.
Besides assisting in surgeries, anesthesiologists may also treat patients suffering from chronic pain.
The area of National City, CA has a population of approximately 60,322 people. There are 2 anesthesiologists near National City, which gives it a ratio of 1 anesthesiologist per 30,161 residents or a ratio of 1 anesthesiologist per 7,935 households. There are 15,869 households in National City.