Anesthesiology

Grouping: Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Anesthesiology (Taxonomy Code# 207L00000X) is a health care provider taxonomy defined by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association.

Taxonomy Overview

Taxonomy Code 207L00000X
Classification Anesthesiology
Grouping Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Definition Anesthesiology

An anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric or diagnostic procedure. The anesthesiologist assesses the risk of the patient undergoing surgery and optimizes the patient's condition prior to, during and after surgery. In addition to these management responsibilities, the anesthesiologist provides medical management and consultation in pain management and critical care medicine. Anesthesiologists diagnose and treat acute, long-standing and cancer pain problems; diagnose and treat patients with critical illnesses or severe injuries; direct resuscitation in the care of patients with cardiac or respiratory emergencies, including the need for artificial ventilation; and supervise post-anesthesia recovery.
Notes: Source: American Board of Medical Specialties, 2007. www.abms.org [7/1/2007: added definition, added source; 7/1/2011: modified source]
- Additional Resources: American Board of Anesthesiology, 2007. http://www.theaba.org/; American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology, 2007, http://www.osteopathic.org/certification
- Board certification for Medical Doctors (MDs) is provided by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Board certification for Doctors of Osteopathy (DOs) is provided by the American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology.

Classification Information Anesthesiology

All Specializations of Anesthesiology

Specialization Definition
General An anesthesiologist is trained to provide pain relief and maintenance, or restoration, of a stable condition during and immediately following an operation or an obstetric or diagnostic procedure. The anesthesiologist assesses the risk of the patient undergoing surgery and optimizes the patient's condition prior to, during and after surgery. In addition to these management responsibilities, the anesthesiologist provides medical management and consultation in pain management and critical care medicine. Anesthesiologists diagnose and treat acute, long-standing and cancer pain problems; diagnose and treat patients with critical illnesses or severe injuries; direct resuscitation in the care of patients with cardiac or respiratory emergencies, including the need for artificial ventilation; and supervise post-anesthesia recovery.
Addiction Medicine An anesthesiologist who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of addictions.
Critical Care Medicine An anesthesiologist, who specializes in critical care medicine diagnoses, treats and supports patients with multiple organ dysfunction. This specialist may have administrative responsibilities for intensive care units and may also facilitate and coordinate patient care among the primary physician, the critical care staff and other specialists.
Hospice and Palliative Medicine An anesthesiologist with special knowledge and skills to prevent and relieve the suffering experienced by patients with life-limiting illnesses. This specialist works with an interdisciplinary hospice or palliative care team to maximize quality of life while addressing physical, psychological, social and spiritual needs of both patient and family throughout the course of the disease, through the dying process, and beyond for the family. This specialist has expertise in the assessment of patients with advanced disease; the relief of distressing symptoms; the coordination of interdisciplinary patient and family-centered care in diverse venues; the use of specialized care systems including hospice; the management of the imminently dying patient; and legal and ethical decision making in end-of-life care.
Pain Medicine An anesthesiologist who provides a high level of care, either as a primary physician or consultant, for patients experiencing problems with acute, chronic and/or cancer pain in both hospital and ambulatory settings. Patient care needs are also coordinated with other specialists.
Pediatric Anesthesiology An anesthesiologist who has had additional skill and experience in and is primarily concerned with the anesthesia, sedation, and pain management needs of infants and children. A pediatric anesthesiologist generally provides services including the evaluation of complex medical problems in infants and children when surgery is necessary, planning and care for children before and after surgery, pain control, anesthesia and sedation for any procedures out of the operating room such as MRI, CT scan, and radiation therapy.

Group Information Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

All Classifications of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification Specializations
Allergy & Immunology
Anesthesiology
Clinical Pharmacology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Dermatology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
General Practice
Hospitalist
Independent Medical Examiner
Internal Medicine
Legal Medicine
Medical Genetics
Neurological Surgery
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
Nuclear Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Ophthalmology
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Otolaryngology
Pain Medicine
Pathology
Pediatrics
Phlebology
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Plastic Surgery
Preventive Medicine
Psychiatry & Neurology
Radiology
Surgery
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
Transplant Surgery
Urology

Providers Information

Anesthesiology · All Providers

NPI Name Address
1245801299 LONE STAR ANESTHESIA ASSOCIATES, PLLC 3030 S Gessner Rd Ste 150, Houston, TX 77063-3777
1558932707 ANESTHESIA DYNAMICS LLC 717 Se 2nd St Ste 100, Ft Lauderdale, FL 33301-3639
1346811494 ANESTHESIA DYNAMICS LLC 2823 Executive Park Dr, Weston, FL 33331-3603
1417528563 ANESTHESIA DYNAMICS LLC 306 E Hallandale Beach Blvd, Hallandale Beach, FL 33009-5527
1114598364 ANESTHESIA DYNAMICS LLC 3650 Nw 82nd Ave Ste 101, Doral, FL 33166-6662
1598336927 WOSEGLOBAL ANESTHESIA SERVICES LLC 10539 E Kinetic Dr, Mesa, AZ 85212-8043
1699346205 YUTA KASHIWAGI Kiyota-Ku, Kitano 1-2-11-30, Sapporo, HOKKAIDO 004-0861
1518538339 JEFF REID DO PLLC 14000 N Portland Ave Ste 100, Oklahoma City, OK 73134-4004
1679143762 ANESTHESIA DYNAMICS LLC 560 Jackson St N Ste 200, St Petersburg, FL 33705-1449
1326618414 ANESTHESIA DYNAMICS LLC 401 Corbett St Ste 220, Belleair, FL 33756-7302
1316517477 VALDESE ANESTHESIA PARTNERS, PLLC 720 Malcolm Boulevard, Valdese, NC 28690-2872
1427628452 GUARDIAN ANESTHESIA SERVICES, INC 300 Exempla Cir Ste 130, Lafayette, CO 80026-3484
1083284335 PRECISION ANESTHESIA PARTNERS LLC 5825 Glenridge Drive, Building 3, Suite 101-123, Atlanta, GA 30328
1780254979 CAMERON CLINICS LLC 12300 S Shore Blvd Ste 200, Wellington, FL 33414-6509
1184294761 GSG ANESTHESIA, LLC 721 Wellness Way Ste 100, Lawrenceville, GA 30046-3304
1033789540 RICHARD SELWYN GINSBURG 26 Waterway, Irvine, CA 92614-7069
1598335127 AMANDA WEBB 14046 N 39th Ln, Phoenix, AZ 85053-5473
1487224184 WENDI ANN CRAWFORD 48680 261st St, Valley Springs, SD 57068-6717
1407425507 JOHN JS LEE MD A MEDICAL CORPORATION 9033 Wilshire Blvd Ste 403, Beverly Hills, CA 90211-1847
1659940781 ETHANESTHESIA, LLC 4968 S 176th Ave, Omaha, NE 68135-3437

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This dataset includes 800 health care provider taxonomy codes maintained by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC). It is used in transactions specified in HIPAA and the National Provider Identifier (NPI) application for enumeration. Each taxonomy is registered with code, grouping, classification, specialization, definition, etc.