A cutting edge technique for administering anesthesia is being utilized at Tampa General Hospital. Surgical teams are using a combination of sedatives and epidurals to replace traditional medications used for certain surgeries. The results are a shorter and milder recovery at a considerably reduced compared to usual anesthesia practices.
Dr. Devanand Mangar, President and CEO of Florida Gulf-to-Bay Anesthesiology P.A. and Chief of Staff at Tampa General Hospital, discusses this cutting edge anesthesia practice in this Fox News 13 Tampa Bay story.