Dr. Benjamin Taimoorazy is an anesthesiologist practicing in Bloomington, Illinois. Dr. Taimoorazy 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. Taimoorazy also might help manage pain after an operation.
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Education and Training
University of Tehran
Teheran Univ, Fac of Med, Teheran, Iran 1988
Illinois Medical College 1995
Tehran University of Medical Sciences School of Medicine 1988
American Board of Anesthesiology- Anesthesiology; American Academy of Pain Management- Pain Medicine; United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties- Headache Medicine
AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA
Dr. Benjamin Taimoorazy, MD, FAHS's Expert Contributions
Yes, depending on the type of the anesthetic used and the age of the patient and co-morbidities such as reduced kidney and hepatic function, there may be some lingering side effects from anesthesia. Benjamin Taimoorazy, MD FAHSDABPM DAAPM UCNS READ MORE
Depending on the condition that is being investigated, at times a CT scan is ordered which is a very sensitive test. During the imaging the patient needs to be completely motion less. Therefore especially in the pediatric age group anesthesia is provided to keep the child from moving which may distort the images obtained and then necessitates more X-ray exposure to repeat the scanning. READ MORE
Usually, oral sedatives such as midazolam are used for short, outpatient pediatric procedures. The sedative properties should not last more than 8-12 hours. Benjamin Taimoorazy, MD FAHSDABPM DAAPM UCNS READ MORE
Yes. Anesthesia can safely be administered to this patient, preferably with the monitored anesthesia care method combined with local anesthetic supplemented by the surgeon. This ankle infection needs to be treated and evacuated ASAP. Thank you. Best, Benjamin Taimoorazy, MD FAHSDABPM DAAPM UCNS READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Research Committee, American Headache Society -
- International Speaking, International Headache Society Congress, International Spine Intervention Society -
- Outstanding Graduate Resident in Anesthesia, Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
- Doctor of the Year Award, Advocate BroMenn Medical Center, 2006
- Exemplary Physician, Advocate Physicians Partners, 2013
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