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Paul E. Gray, II, DO, FAEC, is a Staff member in the Department of Regional Practice Anesthesiology at Cleveland Clinic's Lutheran Hospital. He was appointed in 2004. Prior to that he was assistant staff and management in the Department of Anesthesiology at Lutheran Hospital and Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology Massillon Community Hospital, in Massillon, Ohio from 1991 to 2003.
Dr. Gray is licensed to practice medicine in Ohio. He is board-certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). He is a Fellow of the American Osteopathic College of Anesthesiologists (1991) and a Diplomat with the American Osteopathic Board of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Gray received his medical degree from Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine in Chicago in 1980. He trained further at Brentwood Hospital, Cleveland by completing his rotation internship, a residency in anesthesiology and as chief anesthesia resident. His rotations in pediatric anesthesia were with Cleveland Clinic and Akron Children’s Hospital, Akron, Ohio.
Dr. Gray is a member of many professional societies, including American Osteopathic Association, International Anesthesia Research Society, Ohio Osteopathic Association and the District Academy of Ohio Osteopathic Association. Dr. Gray also is the Secretary and Chairman of the Budget and Finance Committee of the American Osteopathic College of Anesthesiologists.
acute postoperative pain management, ambulatory, ambulatory anesthesia, anesthesia for orthopaedic surgery, anesthesiology, anesthesiology and pain, anesthesiology practice, difficult airway management, general anesthesiology, orthopaedic, outpatient anesthesia, peripheral nerve blocks, regional anesthesia, total intravenous anesthesia, ultrasound guided nerve blocks
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