Pioneers in Perioperative Medicine

Dedicated to healing, teaching, and discovering for more than fifty years.


Michael Gropper, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair
The Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care at UCSF was established in 1958 by Stuart Cullen MD. Since then, it has risen to become one of the preeminent Departments in the world. We are enormously proud of our tradition of outstanding patient care, research, and education. UCSF has a storied history of innovation in anesthesia, critical care, and pain medicine. Read more
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Anesthesia News

Since Dr. Lawrence Poree was appointed to establish a Neuromodulation Service within the Division of Pain Medicine in the Department of...
Associate Professor Seema Gandhi, MD, has won the 2017 UCSF Sustainability Award in the Faculty Category, for her work to reduce waste...
In partnership with the UCSF HEAL Initiative, the Anesthesia Division of Global Health Equity was excited to help teach and host several...

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