Dr. James Kirkpatrick practices Pediatric Anesthesiology in Hannibal, MO. As a pediatric anesthesiologist, Dr. Kirkpatrick treats children who have experienced an illness, injury, or disease that requires surgery or a procedure. Pediatric anesthesiologists are qualified to evaluate complex problems and plan a safe anesthetic for each child. Through special training and experience, pediatric anesthesiologists provide the safest care for infants and children undergoing anesthesia.
Education and Training
Med Coll of Ga Sch of Med, Augusta Ga 1984
AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA
- Med Univ Sc Med Ctr, Anesthesiology; Med Coll Of Ga Hosp & Cli, Flexible Or Transitional Year
- Medical University Of South Carolina Medical Ctr
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