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About Dr. Elizabeth Jerome
Dr. Elizabeth Jerome, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Tampa, FL. She has 35 years of experience. Her specialties include Anesthesiology, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine and Pediatrics. Dr. Jerome is affiliated with New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia, New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital and New York Presbyterian Hospital - CUMC. She speaks English.
Dr. Elizabeth Jerome has the following 3 specialties
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.
- Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
While pediatricians are typically the go-to resource when your child gets sick, more serious conditions require special care and closer monitoring. A pediatric critical care specialist works in a hospital setting to treat, diagnose and care for children with chronic conditions.
They're trained to examine and treat children using unique methods and equipment in order to provide a more comfortable experience. A reaction due to asthma or diabetes, a serious injury from an accident, or on-going symptoms due to a serious disease are some reasons your child might end up in a pediatric intensive care unit.
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.
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Dr. Jerome is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
New York Presbyterian Hospital / Columbia
New York-Presbyterian Hospital / Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
New York Presbyterian Hospital - CUMC
New York Presbyterian Hospital-New York Weill Corn
University of CA at San Francisco (Affil. Hosp)
35 Years Experience
University Of Minnesota Medical School
Graduated in 1978
University Of South Florida Medical Center
Dr. Elizabeth Jerome accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & DirectionsUniversity of South Florida Medical Center, 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd, Tampa, FL
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