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About Preetham J. Suresh, MD
Dr. Suresh completed his residency training at the University of California, San Francisco. He then worked as a private practice anesthesiologist at Alta Bates Summit Hospital where he was a partner in the East Bay Anesthesia Medical Group. While there, he specialized in acute pain management, regional anesthesia for orthopedic surgery and high risk obstetric anesthesia.
He joined the faculty at UC San Diego in 2008 where he has served on the obstetric anesthesia and regional anesthesia teaching service. He also serves as the Associate Education Director for the department of Anesthesia.
Additionally, he is one of the Simulation in Anesthesia educators and directs the Pulmonary Critical Care Fellow rotation on Anesthesia.
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For more information, see Anesthesiology.
- Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH
- UC San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA
Date Joined Staff
- American Board of Anesthesiology
Conditions and Treatments
- Regional Anesthesia
- Patient Simulation
- Anesthesia Leadership and Quality Improvement
- High Risk Obstetric Anesthesia
- Quality of Care
- Quality Improvement