Richard W. Anderson, MD, an Anesthesiologist with Miami Valley Hospital South

Get to know Anesthesiologist Dr. Richard W. Anderson, who serves patients in Centerville, Ohio.

Dr. Anderson is a dual board-certified anesthesiologist who is affiliated with Miami Valley Hospital South. He has been serving as the Medical Director of Anesthesia since 2019, and as the Medical Director of Perioperative Services since 2018. 

Most recently, since 2021, he serves as Chair of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee at Premier Health.

A 2011 graduate of New York Medical College, Dr. Anderson went on to perform his residency in anesthesia at Massachusetts General Hospital of Harvard University in 2015. A year later, in 2016, he completed his fellowship in pediatric anesthesia at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

With a commitment to his speciality, the doctor is board-certified in anesthesiology and pediatric anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA). As the certifying body for anesthesiologists since 1938, the ABA is committed to partnering with physicians to advance lifelong learning and exceptional patient care. Its mission is to advance the highest standards of the practice of anesthesiology.

Attributing his success to dedication to perioperative medicine with an unmatched work ethic, Dr. Anderson is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.

Anesthesiology is the medical specialty concerned with the total perioperative care of patients before, during, and after surgery. It encompasses anesthesia, intensive care medicine, critical emergency medicine, and pain medicine. Anesthesiologists have the primary responsibility of monitoring the patient’s vital signs during surgery. In addition to basic measurements such as pulse, blood pressure, and temperature, they measure the patient’s respiration.

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