Sean Kiley, MD

Sean Kiley, MD, Elected into Alpha Omega Alpha

Dr. Sean Kiley has been elected into Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA), the only allopathic medical honor society in the United States. The AOA is dedicated to the belief that in the […]

Alberto Bursian, MD, at FMA Legislative Day

Alberto Bursian, MD, Selected to Participate in FMA Legislative Day

Second-year resident Alberto Bursian, MD, represented the University of Florida on FMA Legislative Day. Dr. Bursian was the only anesthesiology resident in the group of 15 that went to the […]

Research Grant Funding Approved by NIH

The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS), an Institute within the National Institutes of Health (NIH), approved funding for the grant titled “Neuro-Imaging and biofluid-based Biomarker Assessments as translational […]

Interns during one of the intern education month classroom sessions

Successful Intern Education Month Concludes

Intern Education Month is a 4-week rotation completely devoted to didactics. Interns took part in 17 simulations, 12 classroom sessions, and 10 shadow sessions. 45 people worked hard to make the […]

Residents participating in the 2018 golf tournament

Golf Tournament Raises $24,000

The 8th Annual UF Health Perioperative Golf Classic was held on Saturday, February the 10th, at Haile Plantation Golf and Country Club. Over 100 golfers participated, including more than forty of […]

Christopher Giordano, MD teaching

Chris Giordano, MD, Inducted into Society of Teaching Scholars

The Mission of the Society of Teaching Scholars (STS) at the University of Florida College of Medicine is to honor and foster teaching excellence and educational scholarship. Each year the […]

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The Department of Anesthesiology, rated in the top 13th percentile of Anesthesiology programs in the country, is part of UF's College of Medicine and UF Health at Shands Hospital in Gainesville.

UF Health Shands, an 830-bed hospital, is the major teaching hospital at UF and operates a state-designated Level I Trauma Center.

Our faculty and residents also practice at the Malcolm Randall VA Medical Center, which holds over 480 beds.​

We provide anesthesia services at the four-operating room Children’s Surgical Center and the eight-operating room Florida Surgical Center for adult outpatient surgery.

Combined, we care for over 80,448 patients per year in our operating rooms and hundreds more in the various intensive care units we serve.

Expansion of our health center is taking place; the Health Heart & Vascular Hospital will focus solely on patients with heart and vascular needs, while the UF Health Neuromedicine Hospital will focus on patients with neurological needs. The hospitals are expected to open in 2018.


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Book Review Published in Anesthesiology

Feb 15th, 2018

Basma Mohamed, MD, and Lauren Berkow, MD, reviewed the text Neurosurgical Intensive Care in the February edition of Anesthesiology. Their review will benefit anesthesiologists in the ICU and OR settings as it highlights […]

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Survey Published in Pain Physician

Feb 13th, 2018

Conducted under the leadership of our pain medicine division, the multi-institutional survey “Do Pain Medicine Fellowship Programs Provide Education in Practice Management? A Survey of Pain Medicine Fellowship Programs” was […]

Alberto Bursian, MD, presenting at NANS 2018

Colleagues Present at NANS 2018

Feb 8th, 2018

Congratulations to our colleagues for their pain medicine presentation at the 21st annual North American Neuromodulation Society Meeting (NANS 2018). The presentation was titled Retrospective analysis among Veterans’ Affairs patients evaluated […]

Visiting Professor Deepak Sharma, MBBS, MD, DM

Feb 7th, 2018

The Department of Anesthesiology is honored to present Deepak Sharma, MBBS, MD, DM as the T.W. Anderson/H.M. Perkins Visiting Professor. On Monday, February 12, Dr. Sharma will present a morning […]