picture of doctor ready to talk about how to treat the patient painYour anesthetist will discuss your anesthesia with you prior to surgery. There are three types of anesthesia:

  • Local Anesthesia is an injection of a numbing medicine at the operative site.
  • Regional Anesthesia is an injection to numb an entire limb or lower body.
  • General Anesthesia is medicine given through an IV to ease you to sleep after which you breathe an anesthetic to keep you asleep.
  • You may also receive medicine through an IV to help you relax during local and regional anesthesia.

Anesthesia Payment Information

  • Our Anesthesia providers participate with the same insurance plans as Lone Peak Surgery Center.
  • Payment for Anesthesia is separate from Lone Peak Surgery Center.
  • Payment can be made with cash, check, or any major credit card.
  • If you have any questions regarding your Anesthesia bill you can contact their billing service at (800) 748-4868.