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Dr. Anand Prem M.D

Anesthesiologist | Pain Medicine

2500 N State St University Of Missis Jackson MS, 39216



Dr. Anand Prem is an anesthesiologist practicing in Jackson, MS. Dr. Prem 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. Prem also might help manage pain after an operation.

Education and Training

St. John's Medical

St. John's Medical College 1993

Board Certification

AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA- Pain Medicine

Provider Details

Dr. Anand Prem M.D
Dr. Anand Prem M.D's Expert Contributions
  • Can you have general anesthesia without intubation?

    In short "Yes" but depends on several different factors - type and location of surgery, length of surgery, position of the patient during surgery ( on back vs on stomach or side) other contributing patient factors ( reflux, obesity, patient with potentially difficult airway anatomy) and the need for muscle relaxation for the surgery. Laryngeal mask airway can be used in some cases instead of a standard endotracheal tube. Has to be discussed with your anesthesiologist for more specific answer. A. Prem, MD. READ MORE

  • Can you get your tonsils removed without anesthesia?

    No, removing tonsils without anesthesia would not be tolerated due to pain and potentially stimulating your "gag reflex" limiting exposure to the site of surgery which can make the surgeon's work harder. A. Prem, MD. READ MORE

  • How long does ulnar nerve block last?

    Depending on the local anesthetic used , the pain relief could last anywhere from 4-24 hrs. READ MORE

  • Do you get anesthetic for stitches?

    Typically a local anesthetic such as Lidocaine will be injected in the area surrounding the stitches to numb the area. READ MORE

  • How long do the effects of general anesthesia last?

    Depends on the duration of surgery and the type of anesthetic. Typically, After a spinal anesthetic the patient may recover fully from the effect of the spinal and any sedation used in about 1-2 hours after surgery. Following a general anesthetic, it is more variable with the drowsiness or "hangover effect" lasting about 6-8 hrs after surgery. A. Prem, MD. READ MORE

  • Are you awake with local anesthesia?

    Yes, you will be awake if it is a procedure done only under Local anesthesia. Occasionally though, the anesthesiologist / surgeon may provide some sedation to go along with it to calm your nerves, though you will not typically be unconscious. A. Prem, MD. READ MORE


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Dr. Anand Prem M.D's Practice location

Anand Prem

2500 N State St University Of Missis -
Jackson, MS 39216
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