Dr. Andres Vazquez is a certified anesthesiologist with fifteen years of experience in Anesthesia and eight of them in the field of cosmetic surgery. He is recognized in My Cosmetic Surgery for his good treatment and willingness to respond to patients concerns before a surgical procedure. He has vast experience in the specialty of anesthesia applied to cosmetic surgical procedures.
Dr. Andres Vazquez earned an Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) at Miami Dade Community College, which he completed in 1994. Then he studied Nursing Science (BSN) at the Florida International University (FIU) in 1997 and 1998.
He later pursued Masters of Nursing and Anesthesiology (MNA) at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and graduated in 2001 with a Master of Science in Biomedical Sciences and Specialization in Anesthesia.
Dr. Andres Vazquez is specially trained to administer anesthetic agents to the surgical patient. He perfectly dominates the different analgesic techniques for the acute pain that results from a surgery.
Before beginning the surgery, the anesthesiologist interviews with each patient and performs an extensive physical and psychological assessment with the objective of determining the different possibilities before the operation.
During the procedure, he stays with the patients at all times and make sure that patients are comfortable and safe. He is responsible for the meticulous monitoring of all vital functions of the organism and the adjustment of the physiological state of the patient during the surgery. While the surgeon performs the surgical procedure, the anesthesiologist takes care of the correct functioning of the monitors, infusion system, aspiration system, support system in cardiopulmonary resuscitation maneuvers, as well as the testing and control of anesthetic drugs.
After the surgery, the anesthesiologist Andres Vazquez indicates to the patient the treatment against pain and nausea postoperatively and advises the most appropriate time to return to drinking or eating.