Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco, MD

Anesthesiologist, Other Specialty
Harlingen, TX 78550 (2 other locations)
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About Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco MD

Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco, MD is a doctor primarily located in Harlingen, TX, with other offices in Sherman, TX and DENISON, TX. He has 35 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiologist, Other Specialty.


Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco has 3 locations

Harlingen Anesthesia Associates 1702 N Ed Carey Dr Harlingen, TX 78550
Javier Colon-Polanco Md 323 Laurel Creek Dr Sherman, TX 75092
Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco 2402 W MORTON ST DENISON, TX 75020


Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco has the following 2 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.
Other Specialty

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco has the following 6 expertise

  • High Cholesterol (Hypercholesterolemia)
  • Heart Block
  • Unstable Angina
  • Anesthesia
  • High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS)


35 Years Experience

University Central Del Caribe School Of Medicine

Graduated in 1986

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More about Dr. Javier Colon-Polanco

Dr. Colon-Polanco graduated from the University Central Del Caribe School of Medicine in 1986. He works in Harlingen, TX and 2 other locations and specializes in Anesthesiologist and Other Specialty.

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