Anesthesiologists play a central role in the operating theater and contribute to the treatment of pain in patients with acute and chronic pain. Furthermore, anesthesiologists in the VU University Medical Center participate in intensive care medicine and stabilization of vital parameters in trauma patients.

The department website informs you about the medical specialism Anesthesiology, the education of residents Anesthesiology, scientific research, the anesthesia simulation center ADAM and the Helicopter Emergency Medical Service.