Stony Brook Children's pediatric anesthesiologists are uniquely qualified to provide comprehensive anesthesia, sedation and perioperative care for pediatric surgical, diagnostic and interventional procedures, as well as pain management for children. Leaders in their field, our pediatric anesthesiology team not only provides expert clinical care, but also serves as faculty for the Stony Brook University School of Medicine, conducts significant research and champions a child-centered approach to pediatric services hospital-wide. Their work is conducted in the operating and recovery rooms, interventional and diagnostic radiology departments, radiation oncology and the pediatric inpatient units. They work in close coordination with pediatric surgeons and pediatric intensivists including those in the neonatal and pediatric intensive care units as well as the new Pediatric Emergency Department. They work with nearly 6,500 patients yearly.