Dr. Jerry Santos

Dr. Jerry Santos

Dr. Jerry Santos is an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics at Children's National Medical Center and George Washington University, Washington, DC.  He is the Perioperative Medical Director at Children’s National and oversees the anesthesiology services for all anesthetizing locations and post anesthetic care units (recovery rooms) at the hospital and the surgicenters.  He has been on faculty at Children’s National for the past 11 years and is our local expert in anesthetizing craniofacial surgical patients, neurosurgical patients and complex plastic surgery patients.  He is also expert in difficult airway management and is a skills instructor for our annual Advanced Pediatric Airway Workshop that is offered for physicians throughout the hospital and the Airway Competency Workshop for nursing, which includes lectures and simulations.  Nationally, he is an oral board examiner for the American Board of Anesthesiology.