Avets’ anesthesiologist is a board certified specialist in anesthesia and analgesia and a Certified Veterinary Pain Practitioner who directs anesthesia protocols within the hospital along with being a resource for difficult anesthetic cases.
The anesthesiologist assures that high standards of anesthetic care and analgesia are performed at Avets and is available for consultation with:
- Pet owners to evaluate their pet for procedures being performed at Avets.
- Pet owners referred by their primary care veterinarians, in person, to evaluate their pet for an upcoming procedure at the patient’s primary care practice or to create a plan for the management of acute or chronic pain.
- Primary care veterinarians via telephone to receive a specialist consult for an anesthetic or pain management plan.