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Raeford E. Brown Jr., MD, FAAP

Raeford E. Brown Jr., MD, FAAP
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Practice Area

  • Pediatric Anesthesia
  • About

    Raeford Brown is a professor of anesthesiology and pediatrics. He received his medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and subsequently completed residencies in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital National Medical Center in Washington, D.C. and anesthesiology at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville, Va. He completed fellowships in pediatric anesthesiology and critical care at Children’s Hospital National Medical Center.

    Brown is board certified in anesthesiology as well as pediatrics. He is subspecialty board certified in pediatric anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

    Dr. Brown came to UK in 1998 from Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Ark. From 1990 to 1998, he served as the Chief of Anesthesiology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital and as the executive vice chair of the Department of Anesthesiology. At UK, he has served as executive vice chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and as the Chief of Pediatric Anesthesiology. From 2004 to 2007, he served as a medical director of Perioperative Services at UK.

    Personal Statement

    I have an interest in acute and chronic pain control in children. Currently I am most involved in the management of critically ill infants and children including premature infants and children with congenital heart disease.

    Faculty Rank

    Executive Vice Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
    Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics

    Degree

    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine

    Residency

    University of Virginia Hospitals, Charlottesville

    Children's Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Children's Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.

    Certifications and Special Training

    American Board of Anesthesiology

    American Board of Anesthesiology subspecialty certification in Pediatric Anesthesiology

    American Board of Pediatrics

    Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics