Donald S. Bohannon, MD

Don BohannonAssociate Professor of Anesthesiology

Contact Information

University of Florida
College of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology
1600 SW Archer Road
PO Box 100254
Gainesville, Florida 32610-0254

Office Phone

(352) 273-6575


Administrative Assistant

Debbie Hagopian
Phone: (352) 273-8954



Dr. Bohannon is an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology in the Division of Acute Pain Medicine. His interests include Regional Anesthesia, Perioperative Pain Medicine, and Ambulatory Anesthesia.

Dr. Bohannon studied at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, to earn a Bachelor of Science in Biology. He then moved to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to earn his medical degree at Hahnemann Medical College. He interned in General Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia Hospitals and he completed his residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Florida.

Dr. Bohannon holds medical licenses in Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, and Alabama. He takes active membership roles in many professional societies such as the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, the Florida Medical Association, the Florida Society of Anesthesiologists, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists.



1979 Residency, Anesthesiology University of Florida College of Medicine Gainesville, FL
1975 Internship, General Surgery Medical College of Georgia Hospitals Augusta, GA
1974 MD Hahnemann Medical College Philadelphia, PA


Clinical/Research Interests

Regional Anesthesia and Perioperative Pain Medicine, Private PracticeTransition to Practice, Ambulatory Anesthesia


Selected Publications

  • Bohannon DS. Ultrasound guidance: posterior approach to brachial plexus nerve roots, trunks. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2009 Nov-Dec;34(6):609.
  • Sacks, Linda M.; Bohannon, Donald S.; Wynn, Robert A: Emergency Management of the Infant with an Obstructed Airway at Birth. Anesthesiology 62:659-661, 1985.