My name is Raeford Brown; I am a professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics. I received my 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. I completed fellowships in Pediatric Anesthesiology and Critical Care at Children’s Hospital National Medical Center.
I am board certified in anesthesiology as well as pediatrics. I am subspecialty board certified in Pediatric Anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology.
I came to the University of Kentucky in 1998 from Arkansas Children’s Hospital and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in Little Rock, Ark. From 1990 to 1998 I served as the Chief of Anesthesiology at Arkansas Children’s Hospital and as the Executive Vice Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology. At the University of Kentucky I have served as Executive Vice Chair of the Department of Anesthesiology and as the Chief of Pediatric Anesthesiology. From 2004 to 2007 I served as a Medical Director of Perioperative Services at UK.
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.
Executive Vice Chair, Department of Anesthesiology
Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine
University of Virginia Hospitals, Charlottesville
Children's Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
Pediatric Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Children's Hospital National Medical Center, Washington, D.C.
Certifications or 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
UK Albert B. Chandler Hospital - Pavilion H
800 Rose St.
Lexington KY 40536-0293
Shriners Medical Center
110 Conn Terrace
Lexington KY 40508
Insurance policies can vary widely. Please check with your doctor/clinic for specific insurance information before your visit or procedure to avoid unexpected out-of-pocket costs.
See list of insurers »
Referral form for physicians »