John M. Freedman, MD - Anesthesiology

Dr. John Freedman reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Freedman is an Associate Clinical Professor of Anesthesia at the University of California, San Francisco, and is Chief in the Department of Anesthesiology at Kaiser Permanente Medical Center in Santa Rosa, California.

Board Certifications

American Board of Internal Medicine
American Board of Anesthesiology

Healthwise Knowledgebase Topics Reviewed



MD: Yale University School of Medicine, 1980
Internship in Medicine: University of California, San Francisco, 1980-1981
Research Fellowship in Infectious Disease: University of California, San Francisco, 1981-1982
Residency in Internal Medicine: University of California, San Francisco, 1982-1984
Residency in Anesthesiology: University of California, San Francisco, 1984-1986

Academic Appointments

Associate Clinical Professor, University of California, San Francisco

Hospital Affiliations

Kaiser-Permanente Medical Center, Santa Rosa, California

Professional Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
California Society of Anesthesiologists
International Anesthesia Research Society
Sonoma County and California Medical Associations

Selected Publications

  1. Freedman JM, et al. (1998). Transient neurologic symptoms after spinal anesthesia: An epidemiologic study of 1,863 patients. Anesthesiology, 89(3): 633-641.

Financial Disclosure

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

Last Updated: January 27, 2010

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