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The pediatric anesthesiology department provides anesthesiology care and service to all patients receiving operative or procedure intervention at the medical center. The pediatric anesthesiologists care for patients from birth through 21 years of age who require any type of surgical procedure.

Phone. 937-641-3350
Fax. 937-641-6145
*To make an appointment for consultation, please contact the presurgery clinic.

Medical director: Thomas A. Taghon, DO, MHA, FAAP

Jason T. Daume, MD
David Gooden, MD

Jennifer Grass, MD
Judy W. Herting, MD
Mark Hofeldt, MD
Hallie Huls, MD
Del T. Kirkpatrick, MD
Ryan Mills, MD
Chandler Parker, DO
Brandon Roberts, MD
Kristen Spisak, MD
Edward J. Walz, MD

Services Available

  • Preoperative patient evaluation
  • Preoperative tours and instructions for children and families
  • Anesthesia for diagnostic procedures
  • Intra-operative anesthesia for all types of neonatal and pediatric surgical procedures
  • Acute post-operative pain management
  • Continuous epidural analgesia
  • Patient-controlled analgesia (PCA)
  • Outreach and support services
  • Presurgery tours (every Monday and Wednesday evening)

Referral Process

Anesthesiology Consultation - Presurgery Clinic

Phone: 937-641-4269


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