The Head and Neck Anesthesia Surgical Service by the Department of Anesthesiology University of Texas Health works with the surgical services of ORL, OMF, Plastic and Opthalmology, as well as Neurosurgery and General Surgery, to provide care to patients necessating surgical procedures in the Head or Neck (benign and malignant pathologies, traumatic and burns, congenital and esthetical-functional).
Our patient population comprises healthy and sick patients, often referred by other surgical centers for high level acuity, complications or aggravating conditions. Our skilled surgical teams are top nations in their specific specialties and are center for excellence and referrals for complicated surgical procedures.
Our service of anesthesiology is committed to compassionate care while providing the highest level of quality management even in situations and conditions of high severity and serious aggravated medical comorbidities.
Our dedicated team of experts in airway management, critical care and trauma care, is trained to respond to the most difficult scenarios. From the most simple to the most complicated pathology and surgery, our team will care for patients and family members to assure quality, safety, prompt and clear communication, effective explanation of anesthesia risks, most common and expected complications, and absolute commitment to personalized medicine.
Davide Cattano, MD, PhD
Anesthesia Service Chief for Head and Neck Surgery