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Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon

Anesthesiologist

Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon is a top Anesthesiologist in Union City, . With a passion for the field and an unwavering commitment to their specialty, Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon is an expert in changing the lives of their patients for the better. Through their designated cause and expertise in the field, Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon is a prime example of a true leader in healthcare. As a leader and expert in their field, Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon is passionate about enhancing patient quality of life. They embody the values of communication, safety, and trust when dealing directly with patients. In Union City, New Jersey, Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon is a true asset to their field and dedicated to the profession of medicine.
Dr. Harald J. Kiamzon
  • Union City, New Jersey
  • SUNY Medical University College of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

What are the risks of anesthesia for a patient suffering from COPD?

To be honest it depends on a lot of factors. How extreme is your father’s copd? What type of anesthesia will be used to allow the pulmonologist to do his/her part of the procedure. READ MORE
To be honest it depends on a lot of factors. How extreme is your father’s copd? What type of anesthesia will be used to allow the pulmonologist to do his/her part of the procedure. Having said that, I’ve provided sedation (with propofol) to many patients with copd (All with varying degrees of pathology.) all without any morbid sequale. I would advise you to ask the pulmonologist/intensivist how long he expects the procedure to take and what type of anesthesia is usually administered given the condition of your father. You’ll get a clearer picture if he’’’ be at higher risk for recovery.

Can anesthesia interact with breast milk?

The safest/most conservative course would be to pump and dispose for 24 hours