Veterinary Anesthesia


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A specialist in veterinary anesthesiology (a “veterinary anaesthesiologist”) has fulfilled the requirements to be board-certified by the American College of Veterinary Anaesthesiologists, including a 3-year residency and a rigorous examination.


A veterinary anaesthesiologist provides expertise in anesthetizing animals, the safe recovery from anesthesia, and acute and chronic pain management.

Certifying Body

American College of Veterinary Anesthesiologists (ACVA)