Anesthesia Options

Prepare for surgery by learning about anesthesia and nerve blocks.

When preparing for knee or hip replacement surgery, there is a lot to consider, and many people have questions. For example: What type of anesthesia will I get, and how will postsurgical pain be managed? There are two main options for anesthesia—general and spinal. General anesthesia uses intravenous drugs to make you completely unconscious. A […]
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