Tag - anesthesiology

Johns Hopkins blood management expert to speak Nov. 6

Dr. Steven M. Frank, medical director of the Johns Hopkins Health System Blood Management Program and an expert in blood management and transfusion practices, will share his knowledge about the use of blood and blood products on the Augusta University Health Sciences Campus on Monday, Nov. 6...

Ribbon cut on new hybrid operating room

The ribbon was cut on Augusta University Medical Centerโ€™s new hybrid operating room on Friday, and operations will begin this week. The surgical theatre is equipped with advanced medical imaging devices like a Phillipโ€™s high-intensity C-Arm which enables minimally-invasive surgery that is less...

New recovery unit offers best technology, comfort for patients

AU Medical Center unveiled a new post-anesthesia care unit with a ribbon cutting this week.ย The renovation on the first floor of the Sydenstricker Wing adds 7 new bays for a total of 25 anesthesia and surgical recovery rooms. The new unit is also positioned to improve flow for patients coming from...

Perioperative surgical home being built at AU Medical Center

Dr. Robin H. Schwartz recruited as first director Dr. Robin H. Schwartz, an anesthesiologist with extensive experience in operating room management and ambulatory anesthesia, is the inaugural Perioperative Surgical Home Director for the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at the...

Match Day: the success is in the numbers

Today we celebrate 223 of our remarkable students as they take the next step in their careers as physicians, including 188 from our home base in Augusta and 35 from the AU/UGA Medical Partnership in Athens. They have been educated in all four corners of our state, in Athens, and at our regional...

MCG Faculty recognized for teaching efforts

More than 100 faculty of the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University have been recognized with Exemplary Teaching Awards for their contributions to students and residents at the stateโ€™s medical school. Awards for undergraduate medical education were based on quantity of teaching (number of...

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