Advertisement

Who is on a surgical team?

The surgical team is made up of specialist doctors and nurses. It's their function to take care of people while they have an operation. A surgeon and an anesthesiologist, the doctor who specializes in medicine that puts you to sleep, are part of the surgical team. People will meet their surgical team at the hospital before their operation.

Continue Learning about Healthcare Basics

What is the patient-centered medical home (PCMH)?
Mercy HealthMercy Health
The patient-centered medical home (PCMH) is a model of care practiced by primary care physicians (PC...
More Answers
What does a pharmacy technician do?
Angela Green, PharmDAngela Green, PharmD
Pharmacy technicians are important members of the pharmacy team. They help to support the pharmacist...
More Answers
Is the "Quantified Self" a Passing Health Fad?
Is the "Quantified Self" a Passing Health Fad?
What Is the Future of mHealth?
What Is the Future of mHealth?

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.