Catherine Price, PhD, and Patrick Tighe, MD, MS

$2 Million Grant Awarded to UF Researchers

A new five-year University of Florida study is being supported by a $2 million grant from the National Institute on Aging. Our own Patrick Tighe, MD, MS, serves as one […]

Rene Przkora, MD, PhD

Rene Przkora, MD, PhD, Elected Secretary/Treasurer of the APPD

Congratulations to Dr. Rene Przkora on his election to Secretary/Treasurer of the Association of Pain Program Directors (APPD)! Dr. Przkora was elected by his peer Pain Program Directors. The Association […]

Golfers putting

Save the Date for the 2018 Golf Tournament

2018’s UF Health Perioperative Golf Classic will be held on Saturday, February the 10th at 1:00 PM at Haile Country Club. All proceeds go to the Ronald McDonald House. Last […]

Map of Ecuador

Team of UF Anesthesiologists Departs on Mission Trip

On Friday, November 10th, 2017, Sean Kiley, MD, along with John Downs, MD, and four residents — Scott Wasilko, MD, Jordan Miller, MD, Spencer Hyde, DO, and Mark Hotchkiss, DO […]

Scott Wasilko, MD

October’s Resident of the Month: Scott Wasilko, MD!

Congratulations to fourth-year resident Dr. Scott Wasilko for being nominated by his peers as resident of the month! Dr. Wasilko was chosen for his hard work and positive attitude. He […]

Basma Mohamed, MD

Basma Mohamed, MD, to Serve on MOCA Committee

Dr. Basma Mohamed has been invited by the American Board of Anesthesiology to serve as a question author for the MOCA Minute Committee. As a member of this committee, Dr. Mohamed […]

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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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Penny Reynolds, PhD

Penny Reynolds, PhD, Serves on International Advisory Panel

Nov 16th, 2017

Dr. Penny Reynolds was invited to participate on an international expert working panel, sponsored by the National Centre for the Replacement, Refinement and Reduction of Animals in Research (NC3Rs), London […]

David Emery, CAA

David Emery, CAA, Joins the Team

Nov 15th, 2017

David Emery, CAA, joined the department in November of 2017. David is originally from Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he graduated from Grand Valley State University. After moving to The Sunshine […]

2017 Alumni Reception

Alumni Reception at the ASA Annual Meeting

Oct 17th, 2017

Please join Timothy Morey, MD, chair of the Department of Anesthesiology, for a cocktail reception for alumni, colleagues and friends of the University of Florida College of Medicine at the […]

Dr. Martynyuk

Anatoly Martynyuk, PhD, Speaks in the Physiological Sciences Seminar Series

Oct 16th, 2017

Join Anatoly Martynyuk, PhD, for his talk entitled “Sex-dependant Reduction in Resilience to Adverse Life Events After Anesthesia Early in Life” on Tuesday, October 17th, 2017. The lecture is part […]