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We found 5 anesthesiologists who accept Blue Cross Blue Shield Silver HMO near Frisco, TX.

Dr. Robert Raymond Bulger, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
5601 Warren Parkway
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Robert Bulger sees patients in Dallas, TX and Frisco, TX. His medical specialties are anesthesiology and pain medicine. Before performing his residency at a hospital affiliated with Emory University, Dr. Bulger attended Mayo Medical School. Dr. Bulger has indicated that his clinical interests include pain management. The average patient rating for Dr. Bulger is 2.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Bulger accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health, Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas, and Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano. He is accepting new patients.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Gabriel Aurelio Rodriguez, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology
7709 San Jacinto Place; Suite 101
Plano, TX
 

Dr. Gabriel Rodriguez is a specialist in anesthesiology. Clinical interests for Dr. Rodriguez include pain management. Dr. Rodriguez's patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Rodriguez accepts. He attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. He completed his residency training at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Rodriguez has received the following distinction: Texas Rising Stars. Dr. Rodriguez is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Plano.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
12505 Lebanon Road
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Douglas Maxey is a specialist in anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr. Maxey's areas of expertise include pain management. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He obtained his medical school training at West Virginia University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Ohio State University Medical Center. His professional affiliations include Centennial Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White Health, and Lake Pointe Medical Center.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine
5601 Warren Parkway
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. David Keelen's medical specialty is anesthesiology and pain medicine. Areas of expertise for Dr. Keelen include pain management, pain pump implantation, and injections. He is professionally affiliated with Centennial Medical Center and Baylor Center for Pain Management. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Keelen attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Clinical interests: Pain Pump Implantation, Injections, Pain Management

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2833 Eldorado Parkway; Suite 307
Frisco, TX
 

Dr. Garrett Nelson works as an anesthesiologist and oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Frisco, TX. Dr. Nelson attended medical school at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 1.0 out of 5 stars. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Maxillofacial Surgery

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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.