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Dr. Kerry W Degroot, MD

Anesthesiology
Washington, DC 20007
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About Dr. Kerry W Degroot MD

Dr. Kerry W Degroot, MD is a doctor primarily located in Washington, DC. He has 29 years of experience. His

Location

Medstar Georgetown University Hospital 3800 Reservoir Rd Nw Washington, DC 20007

Specialties

Dr. Kerry W Degroot has the following 1 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.

Specialty Expertise

Dr. Kerry W Degroot has the following 2 expertise

  • Intensive Care
  • Anesthesia

Education

29 Years Experience

Georgetown University Medical Center

Residency

GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF MEDICINE

Graduated in 1992

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More about Dr. Kerry W Degroot

Dr. Degroot graduated from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in 1992. He works in Washington, DC and specializes in Anesthesiology. Dr. Degroot is affiliated with Medstar Georgetown University Hospital.

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