Tag Archives: Procedure

Does Anesthesia Affect Childhood Development? New Research Says No.

Posted on 04/17/19 by Allied Anesthesia

Undergoing serious medical procedures can be stressful at any age, but when you’re a parent and the patient is your young child, it’s particularly worrying. Aside from concerns about the nature of the procedure itself, many parents are hesitant to expose children to general anesthesia for fear that the medicine might have a negative impact […]

Nerve Blocks Reduce Pain After Surgery

Posted on 05/09/12 by Dr. John Bui, M.D.

In recent years, AAMG physicians have embraced the availability of advanced ultrasound technology to make possible a wide range of ultrasound-guided nerve blocks for acute postoperative pain in our daily practice. A large number of both outpatient and inpatient surgeries can be done with these nerve blocks as a main anesthetic technique or as an […]