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We found 9 anesthesiologists who accept BlueOptions All Copay 1505 near Sarasota, FL.

Dr. Myrdalis Diaz-Ramirez, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1921 Waldemere Street; 607
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Myrdalis Diaz-Ramirez is an anesthesiology and pain medicine specialist. Dr. Diaz-Ramirez's average rating from her patients is 3.5 stars out of 5. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. She attended the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with Oregon Health & Science University.

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Dr. Kenneth Alejandro Giraldo, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Other
1219 S East Avenue; Suite 101
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Kenneth Giraldo's specialties are anesthesiology and pain medicine. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, BlueOptions, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO. Dr. Giraldo is a graduate of the University of the North.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine, Other
5741 Bee Ridge Road; #250
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Merck works as an anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist in Sarasota, FL and Orlando, FL. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Merck attended the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine and then went on to complete his residency at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
1540 S Tamiami Trail; 1st Floor
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Eugene Pereira practices anesthesiology and pain medicine. He studied medicine at Bangalore University and St. John's Medical College. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO.

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Dr. Glenn David Adams, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Sleep Medicine, Adult Pulmonology
1625 S. Osprey Avenue
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Glenn Adams' areas of specialization are anesthesiology, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology; he sees patients in Sarasota, FL and Venice, FL. He takes Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine and then he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with Southern Illinois University. Dr. Adams is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
3945 Clark Road
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Zachariah Chambers' medical specialty is anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr. Chambers is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of the University of South Alabama College of Medicine. He speaks Spanish.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine, Critical Care
5880 Rand Boulevard; Suite 206
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Courtney Simmons practices anesthesiology, pain medicine, and critical care (intensive care medicine). Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Simmons accepts. She has a closed panel. Before performing her residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Simmons attended Howard University College of Medicine for medical school.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
2115 River Ridge Drive
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Peter Fernandez is a specialist in anesthesiology and pain medicine. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more. He is a graduate of Medical University of South Carolina College of Medicine.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
5741 Bee Ridge Road; Suite 210
Sarasota, FL
 

Dr. Michael Auerbach is a medical specialist in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers.

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What is Anesthesiology?

Anesthesiology is the practice of medicine dealing with the safety and comfort of patients during medical procedures, especially surgery. While many people think of anesthesiology as strictly providing pain control, anesthesiologists are also responsible for monitoring and supporting the health of patients during surgery. By paying attention to a patient’s vital signs, an anesthesiologist can both judge how effective the anesthesia is working and intervene if there are problems.

In many cases, an anesthesiologist evaluates patients before surgery, manages their health during surgery, and treats their pain after surgery. They may offer general anesthesia (where a patient is ‘put under’), local anesthesia to numb a certain area, or sedatives to calm anxiety before a medical procedure. Some anesthesiologists use their training in pain relief to help patients who suffer from chronic or cancer pain.

During a surgical procedure, anesthesiologists monitor the health of their patients. Among other vital signs, they may be watching:
  • Heart rate
  • Blood pressure
  • Oxygen level
  • Body temperature
  • Level of consciousness

If there is a sudden problem during surgery, the anesthesiologist is generally one of the first to know. They act quickly to correct the problem and keep the patient safe through surgery.

More than just the doctor who puts you to sleep, anesthesiologists are highly trained physicians who work to keep you safe and comfortable.