Anesthesia Services

Dedicated to pain management. Helping give you the birth you desire.

We are proud to offer board-certified anesthesiologists, available around the clock, so regardless of the time of your labor, you will have access to the full range of anesthesia options in our Labor and Delivery Unit.

Meet Our Anesthesiologists

M. DaudAzizi MDM. Daud Azizi, MD
Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


Jerome Bronikowski MDJerome L. Bronikowski, MD
Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


Keith Carnes, MDA. Keith Carnes, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Internship: Medical College of Georgia Hospitals and Clinics, Augusta, GA
Residency: Medical College of Georgia Hospitals and Clinics, Augusta, GA


Joel S. Dunn, MDJoel S. Dunn, MD
Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, TX
Internship: Providence Medical Center of Portland, Portland, OR
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


Andrew Frazer, MDAndrew H. Frazer, MD
Medical School: University of South Florida, Tampa, FL
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA




James Froehlich, MDJames A. Froehlich, MD
Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University, Chicago, IL
Internship: Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Residency: Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Fellowship: Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center, Chicago, IL


Gaston Garcia, MDGaston G. Garcia, MD
Medical School: Universidad Central del Este, San Pedro, Dominican Republic
Internship: Saint Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center, Youngstown, OH
Residency: Saint Elizabeth Hospital Medical Center, Youngstown, OH


Karen Giarrusso, MDKaren A. Giarrusso, MD
Medical School: University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, NJ
Internship: Greenville Hospital System, Greenville, SC
Residency: Emory University, Anesthesiology Department, Atlanta, GA
Fellowship: Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA


Jeffrey GladsteinJeffrey N. Gladstein, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Internship: Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, GA
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


Lawrence GoldsteinLawrence H. Goldstein, MD
Medical School: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA


Christopher Hosfeld, MDChristopher S. Hosfeld, MD
Medical School: The Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
Internship: Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH
Residency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH


David Josephson, MDDavid A. Josephson, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Internship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA


Stephen Kushins, MDStephen I. Kushins, MD
Medical School: UMDNJ–New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ
Internship: St. Vincent’s Catholic Medical Center, New York, NY
Residency: Duke University Hospital Program, Durham, NC
Fellowship: Duke University Hospital Program, Durham, NC


Joe Lester, MDJoe P. Lester, III, DO
Medical School: Kansas City College of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO
Internship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN


Christina Noyes, MDChristina D. Noyes, MD
Medical School: University of Alabama School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL
Internship: Duke University Hospital Program, Durham, NC
Residency: Duke University Hospital Program, Durham, NC


Rogerio Parreira, MDRogerio M. Parreira, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Internship: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI


Kathy Schwock, MDKathy Lee Schwock, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Internship: University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Residency: Emory University Anesthesiology Department, Atlanta, GA; University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN
Fellowship: Emory University Anesthesiology Department, Atlanta, GA


Gurudatt Setty, MDGurudatt K. Setty, MD
Medical School: B.R. Ambedkar Medical College, Richmond Town, Bangalore, India
Internship: Metro West Medical Center, Framingham, MA
Residency: University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY
Fellowship: University of Rochester Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester NY


Walter Stevens, MDWalter C. Stevens, MD
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA
Internship: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA
Residency: Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA