The Department of Anesthesiology

The Department of Anesthesiology at Howard University Hospital provides a wide range of services, key services offered are:

  • Preanesthesia Evaluation Clinic
  • Intraoperative Anesthesia Care
  • Immediate Postanesthesia Care
  • Obstetric Anesthesia
  • Acute and Chronic Pain Management
  • Conscious Sedation Training and Certification

From the Chair

Besrat Mesfin

Departmental faculty members have diverse medical backgrounds and are graduates of a variety of anesthesiology training programs including Howard University Hospital. Learn More.

Dr. Besrat Mesfin, MD
Chair

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Department of Anesthesiology Administrative Offices
Towers Building, Suite 1700C
2041 Georgia Ave NW
Washington, DC 20060

Appointments & Scheduling Phone: (202) 865-6300

Hours of Operation
Daily
24-hours

Find operating suite and emergency room hours of operation here.