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About Dr. Helmut Cascorbi

Dr. Helmut Cascorbi, MD, PHD is a Doctor primarily located in Cleveland, OH. He has 56 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology and Hospice and Palliative Medicine. Dr. Cascorbi is affiliated with UH Parma Medical Center, Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital for Rehabilitation and Southwest General Health Center. He speaks English.

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Primary Address

UH Cleveland Medical Center

11100 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44106
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Specialties

Dr. Helmut Cascorbi has the following 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.

  • Hospice and Palliative Medicine

    Hospice care & Palliative medicine specialists focus their practice on pain management, symptom relief and qualify-of-life treatments to relieve the suffering of terminally ill patients. These doctors have specialized expertise in the treatment of patients with serious illnesses, advanced diseases and conditions resulting from catastrophic injury. Though often they work within hospice settings, they prevent and alleviate suffering appropriate at any age and stage of disease and can work alongside practitioners providing curative treatments.
    Hospice care & Palliative medicine focuses on depression, pain, fatigue, constipation, nausea, shortness of breath, loss of appetite and difficulty sleeping, among other conditions. They also alleviate psychosocial distress and other stressors that accompany terminal illnesses. They are skilled in guiding families through legal and ethical decision-making in end-of-life care and can address spiritual issues at these times. By coordinating care across settings by improving communication among providers, they improve access to information for families so that they understand the patient's condition and treatment options.

  • Expertise

    2 Expertise

  • Anesthesia
  • Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)

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  • Hospital Affiliations

    Dr. Cascorbi is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).

  • UH Cleveland Medical Center
  • Uh Richmond Medical Center
  • University Hospitals Geauga Medical Center
  • UH Conneaut Medical Center
  • Education

    56 Years Experience

  • Ludwig Maximilians University Munchen

    Graduated in 1957

  • Lutheran Hospital

    Residency

  • Accepted Insurance

    Dr. Helmut Cascorbi accepts the following insurance providers.

  • United Healthcare
    • UHC Choice Plus POS
    • UHC Navigate HMO
    • UHC Navigate POS
    • UHC Options PPO
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Locations & Directions

UH Cleveland Medical Center, 11100 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH
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