- Company: Joseph J. Barrows, MD Inc.
- Phone: 310-993-4255 (c)
- Cell: 310-993-4255
- Website: www.discmdgroup.com/physicians/joseph-barrows-md/
Specialties & Experience
General Specialties:Anesthesiology and Medical Management
Specialty Focus:Deep View Thrombosis / Pulmonary Embolism (DVT/VTE), difficult airway, intubation, brain injury / brain damage, hypoxia, residual paralysis, narcotics, over sedation, aspiration, neurosurgical anesthesia, obstetric anesthesia, awareness under anesthesia, Intra-operative visual loss, drug errors.
Education:Anesthesiology, Boston University Medical Center; MD, Saba University School of Medicine; BA - Biology, Kean University of New Jersey
Years in Practice:15
As Medical Director for 10+ years and Senior Anesthesiologist of DISC Sports and Spine surgery center for 15+ years my responsibilities include but not limited to determining what can and can not be performed at an Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC), monitor quality and appropriateness of medical care, risk stratification for Deep vein thrombosis and serve as a medical leadership representative at standing medical staff meetings and on designated committees, oversee clinical peer review, develop and approve policies and procedures, manage physician relations and behavior/impairment issues, assist with clinical patient complaints, and provide performance improvement guidance and support to the entire staff at the Ambulatory Surgical Center. Prompt turn-around for all chart reviews and readily available for discussion via cell phone and/or email.