Dr. Pease is a proven and effective physician leader. We expect that she will be a great asset to our anesthesiologists and CRNA's in helping them deliver and demonstrate the top quality anesthesia care and customer service they provide every day to our hospital and ambulatory surgery center partners nationwide
Palm Beach Gardens, FL (PRWEB) October 27, 2008
Anesthetix Management, LLC., (http://www.anesthetix.com) a leading national provider of anesthesiology and pain management services, announced today that Sonya Pease, MD has been hired for the position of its Chief Medical Officer.
Dr. Pease most recently served as Chairman of the Department of Anesthesiology at St. Mary's Medical Center, a tertiary-care hospital in West Palm Beach, FL. She began her career there as a practicing anesthesiologist before progressing to become the Chairman of both her private practice group and of the facility's department. She has a wide range of clinical interests, with emphasis on anesthesia for trauma, cardiac, pediatrics, and obstetrics. Her management interests have been in the areas of OR efficiency, and Quality Measurement and Management, including the preparation of anesthesia groups to meet upcoming Pay-for-Performance standards proposed by Medicare (CMS).
Dr. Pease is also an active representative and policy advocate for all anesthesiologists, with her participation at both state and national levels in organized anesthesiology associations. She is currently First Vice-President and an upcoming President-Elect of the Florida Society of Anesthesiologists (FSA).
Dr. Pease completed her anesthesiology residency at the University of Miami, after earning her M.D. degree at Medical College of Georgia and her undergraduate degree at University of Florida.
"Dr. Pease is a proven and effective physician leader. We expect that she will be a great asset to our anesthesiologists and CRNA's in helping them deliver and demonstrate the top quality anesthesia care and customer service they provide every day to our hospital and ambulatory surgery center partners nationwide," said Steven M. Gottlieb, MD, Anesthetix's President and CEO. "We are proud to add such a distinguished and capable person to our management team."
Founded in 2000, Anesthetix is at the forefront of reinventing the delivery and management of anesthesia services. Working with over 55 anesthesiologists and 105 Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA's) in 9 states Anesthetix is developing a growing presence among healthcare providers and facilities. As a nationally recognized provider of comprehensive anesthesiology and pain management services for hospitals and surgery centers throughout the United States, Anesthetix is delivering unsurpassed quality and efficiency standards through its local, community-based physician groups.
Steven Gottlieb, MD
President and CEO
Email: smg @ anesthetix.com