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Dr John Broadnax 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.
- Pain Management
A pain management specialist is a physician with advanced knowledge and training in diagnosing and treating pain. These doctors do not come from one particular discipline, but rather use their respective backgrounds to contribute a varied approach to the field of pain management.
These specialists use their different skills and training in pain management to treat pain stemming from different causes - whether it's neuropathic pain or headache, or the result of injury, a surgical procedure, cancer or another illness.
Pain management specialists are primarily trained as anesthesiologists, physiatrists, interventional radiologists, neurologists, osteopaths, or primary care physicians.
- Acute Pain
- Cancer Pain
- Chronic Pain
- Vertebroplasty (Kyphoplasty)
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I just relocated and was very concerned about finding the right physician to take care of my health concerns. From the beginning of my visit to the end, I felt uplifted and grateful for the expertise and friendliness of Dr. Broadnax and his office staff and feel very confident that i will be well taken care of. I was given a very thorough explanation of the pain I was experiencing and the treatment plan that I will be receiving. I will be back!!
Dr Broadnax is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
Advocate Condell Medical Center
13 Years Experience
Johns Hopkins University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 2004
Dr John Broadnax accepts the following insurance providers.
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Locations & DirectionsAdvanced Pain Institute of Texas, 500 West Main Street, Lewisville, TX
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