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Dr. Michael Phillip Hooker MD, Anesthesiologist

Dr. Michael Phillip Hooker MD

Anesthesiologist

76 Peachtree Rd Suite 300 Asheville NC, 28803

About

Dr. Michael Hooker is an anesthesiologist practicing in Asheville, NC. Dr. Hooker ensures the safety of patients who are about to undergo surgery. Anestesiologists specialize in general anesthesia, which will (put the patient to sleep), sedation, which will calm the patient or make him or her unaware of the situation, and regional anesthesia, which just numbs a specific part of the body. As an anesthesiologist, Dr. Hooker also might help manage pain after an operation.

Education and Training

Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch of Med, Portland Or 1980

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine 1980

Board Certification

AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 33 years of experience

Residency

  • Univ Of Nc Hosps, Anesthesiology  

Dr. Michael Phillip Hooker MD's Practice location

Practice At 76 Peachtree Rd Suite 300

76 Peachtree Rd Suite 300 -
Asheville, NC 28803
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New patients: 828-254-1969, 828-274-3477
Fax: 828-254-4611, 828-274-7407

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