During this rotation, you will have the opportunity to learn about core concepts such as neurophysiology, airway management, positioning, and monitoring a patient’s nervous system function under anesthesia.


Your knowledge of anesthetic pharmacology will expand to include the care of neurosurgical patients.

Many residents find this rotation both challenging and rewarding.

Our neuroanesthesiologists provide anesthesia care for a comprehensive spectrum of neurosurgical cases. About 4,500 patients undergo neurosurgical procedures each year at Shands at UF.

Surgeries span the spectrum of: