AboutDr. Ronald Banister, MD is a Doctor primarily located in Lubbock, TX. He has 19 years of experience. His specialties include Anesthesiology. Dr. Banister is affiliated with University Medical Center and Littlefield Hospital. He speaks English.
Dr. Ronald Banister has the following 1 specialty
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.
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Dr. Banister is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
19 Years Experience
Tulane University School Of Medicine
Graduated in 1998
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
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