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Anesthesia: What to Expect Before, During and After Surgery

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  • Event Type:Lectures & Special Events

Anesthesia can be one of the most anxiety provoking parts of having surgery. Knowing the basics about anesthesia — the different options, common side effects and recovery process — can help settle your nerves and foster a smoother surgical experience.

Our speaker is Dr. Owen Ellis, who has more than 15 years experience as an anesthesiologist. He’ll describe the anesthesia process and provide expert answers to the questions on your mind.

Speaker: Owen Ellis, MD, with Boulder Valley Anesthesiology

Date: Wednesday, June 6
Lecture: 6:30 to 7:15 p.m.
Hands-on demo: 7:15 to 8 p.m.

Location: Foothills Hospital, 4747 Arapahoe Ave, Boulder (Leo Hill conference room)

  • Price: Free
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