Anesthesiology: What We Treat

The anesthesiologists at Children's offer treatment in a range of specialties for every neonatal and pediatric anesthesia field including:
  • Acute and chronic pediatric pain
  • Cardiac
  • Dental
  • Ear, nose and throat
  • Endoscopy
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • Transplant
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmic
  • Oral, maxillofacial and dental
  • Orthopedic
  • Pediatric and radiological cases
  • Pediatric critical care
  • Plastic and craniofacial
  • Pain Management
  • Trauma
  • Urology
  • Sedation oversight

In addition, Children's recently opened the comprehensive Pediatric Pain Management Center, a multidisciplinary outpatient program and the first of its kind in Texas with physicians board-certified in pain management combined with fellowships in pediatric anesthesia. The center assesses and treats children with chronic muscle, bone and nerve pain.

Common conditions treated include:

  • Recurrent abdominal pain
  • Headaches
  • Extremity pain
  • Chest pain
  • Back pain
  • Pain from nerve injury, rheumatological conditions and cancer