Education

Preoperative Rotation

The UCSD Anesthesia Department runs two preoperative anesthesia clinics.  This allows us to see patients well before their surgery, identify issues that may need additional workup, answer patient questions, and provide patients with instructions to follow leading up to their surgery.

As a resident you will be involved in this process through seeing patients and discussing with your Preop Attending the issues you have identified and how you would like to go about addressing them.

To learn more about the rotation read about the: