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Anesthesiologist

physician specialised in anesthesiology

An anesthesiologist (also anaesthesiologist) is a doctor of medicine.An anesthesiologist (American English) or anaesthetist (British English) is a professional trained in anesthesia and perioperative medicine. Terminology varies between countries. The main jobs of an anesthesiologist are:

The first anesthesiologist was John Snow (1813–1858).