AnesthesiologyAnesthesiology - the doctrine of analgesia, providing the vital functions of of an organism and protection it from the harmful effects of (hypoxia, intoxication, reflex effects, etc) before, during and after surgery.
- Florida, Orlando
Dr. Howard K Spalding, MD works in
Orlando, Florida is a specialist in Anesthesiology, Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Critical Care Medicine and graduated University Of Maryland School Of Medicine in 1991. Dr. Spalding is affiliated with Shands Hospital at the University of Fl and practicing for 26 years
I received a timely response to my questions and concerns.
I got an appointment when I needed one.
They kept things moving and on time during my visit.
Knowledge and Skill:*
I received a thorough evaluation.
I received a correct diagnosis and up-to-date treatment.
I was given specific advice on lifestyle changes I can make to improve my health.
Shared Decision Making and Communication:*
I was given the medical information I needed in an understandable way.
The provider really listened, gave me the time I needed, and put me at ease.
We discussed treatment options and choices I have.
The provider addressed traditional and alternative medicine treatment options in an open-minded way.
Shands Hospital at the University of Fl is a hospital located in Gainesville, FL. This hospital reports jointly with Alachua General Hospital. Therefore the ratings and awards apply to multiple hospitals and this specific hospital may not provide all rated services. Procedures/Diagnosis costs are ab...
Dr. Amy L Sims, MD works in
Orlando, Florida is a specialist in Anesthesiology and graduated Jefferson Medical College Of Thomas Jefferson University, Thomas Jefferson University in 1983. Dr. Simsand practicing for 34 years
This was the worst experience I have ever had with a doctor visit. First of all I saw the NP Amber , she made me feel like I was a bother to her . As I sat in the chair she told me to stand and pull my pants down then she took three steps back and bent over to pretend to look at the affected area, which made me feel like she didn't want to be near me. I said pretend to looks at because there was no way she could have seen the problem from that position. Then she talked with the nurse to tell he...
On 1/24/18 my mother had an elective heart valve repair, the surgery went very wrong, what should have taken four hours took nearly ten hours and my mother needed 22 pints of blood. She was intubated for nine days and sedated. They attempted to wake her up and could not do so. They inserted a trachea in the ICU where she lay in a coma like state for 50+ days, she had three seizures and the auto blood pressure cuff burst open her arm artery. This took an additional two surgeries to repair. A...