Dr. Kenneth Smithson is an anesthesiologist in Birmingham, AL, USA. Dr. Kenneth Smithson is affiliated with University Of Alabama Hospital, University Of Alabama Health Services Foundation,pc. Dr. Kenneth Smithson helps in management of pain control during surgical procedures. Dr. Kenneth Smithson may perform different procedures like epidural block, conscious sedation, general anesthesia to provide various levels of sedation or anesthesia. You can find contact information like phone number, practice website, office address and patient reviews for Dr. Kenneth Smithson.
An anesthesiologist is someone who anesthetizes patients. They can help sedate patients and put them under for surgeries or other medical procedures. They help prepare their patients for procedures and make sure they are not experiencing any pain or fear associated with the treatment or procedure they are undergoing. They work closely with other doctors, surgeons, and specialists to ensure that patients are being treated properly.
Critical Care (Intensivists)
Critical care is provided for patients who are suffering from life-threatening conditions. The doctors who work with these people are often called intensivists. They focus on a range of different issues, so they can serve people who need immediate and life-saving care. Since people who need critical care are suffering from such a wide variety of issues, intensivists must have a thorough understanding of diverse types of medical issues and the devices and medications needed to treat them.