Welcome To the Department of Anesthesiology



See how our residency program provides in-depth and hands-on learning opportunities.



Learn about the multiple programs we offer for specialization in anesthesiology.


Our ACGME-accredited residency program provides in-depth and hands-on learning opportunities in both clinical and research areas. Residents and fellows spend over half of their time at UF Health Shands Hospital, a teaching, not-for-profit, 830-bed quaternary care hospital with over 100 ICU beds. They also train at the Malcom Randall VA Medical Center, the UF Health Children’s Surgical Center, and the UF Health Florida Surgical Center.

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Faculty members specialize in a number of anesthesiology subspecialties according to their fellowship training and individual interests to provide the best talent and skills in the care of our patients. We serve the anesthesiology, pain, and critical care medicine needs for patients admitted to UF Health Shands Hospital and all of its subsidiary facilities. UF Health Shands Hospital has been recognized as one of the best hospitals in Florida.

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Scholarship and the discovery of new knowledge is a core component of our department. Faculty and colleagues produce over 100 peer-reviewed publications per year in addition to 40+ book chapters, new curricula, and other scholarly works. The department currently has over $7.9M in endowments and in fiscal year 2017, we received over $3.3M in research awards and donations.

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Department News

Featured Story

Doximity Results: UF Anesthesiology Residency Program Ranks #4 for Reputation in South

ICYMI: The University of Florida Department of Anesthesiology residency program is ranked fourth for reputation among anesthesiology residency programs in the South and 23rd in the United States, according to Doximity’s 2021-22 Residency Navigator.

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Article highlights medical student…

A group of medical students recently created an entrepreneurship elective track under the mentorship of Nik Gravenstein, M.D., the Jerome H. Modell…

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September 2021 Publications

Congratulations to everyone who had publications in September 2021! Our faculty who were published are: Drs. Brennan, Doré, Efron, Enneking…

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Inaugural Tourniquetting Transfusion Conference…

The Department of Anesthesiology along with faculty from several departments in the UF College of Medicine will host a three-day multidisciplinary…

Patient Blood Management Conference

College Calendar

Upcoming Events

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GatorWorks is the official newsletter of the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Florida College of Medicine. This newsletter takes a deeper look into the education, research, and clinical aspects of anesthesia within the department.