Anesthesia services at Mile Bluff Medical Center
When you arrive for your surgery or procedure, you will work with a certified
registered nurse anesthetist to discuss the pain management option that
is right for you based on your needs, physical condition or the surgical
procedure you are having.
At Mile Bluff, three types of anesthesia is used.
General anesthesia produces a loss of sensation throughout the entire body.
Regional anesthesia produces a loss of sensation to a specific region of the body.
Local anesthesia produces a loss of sensation to a small, specific area of the body.
Monitored anesthesia care (MAC) is also available at Mile Bluff. This form
of anesthesia is designed to provide different levels of sedation ranging
from very little to very deep sedation. This can be tailored specifically
to each procedure and patient's needs. Monitored by the anesthesia
provider, MAC is used for non-surgical and simple surgical procedures,
in order to provide the comfort necessary for patients to complete the
At Mile Bluff, we employee a team of
certified registered nurse anesthetists. To learn more about the services they provide or to schedule a pre-surgery
consultation, call 608-847-6161.