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Harry S. Truman Memorial Veterans’ Hospital



Anesthesia personnel provide care for a wide range of surgical specialties. General and neuraxial anesthesia is offered in subspecialty areas including cardiothoracic, vascular, ENT, urology, plastic surgery, orthopedic surgery, general surgery, ophthalmology, dental, and podiatry. Regional nerve blocks are performed to assist with post-operative pain control.

In addition, services are provided to Veterans who need procedures performed in the emergency department, intensive care unit, gastrointestinal endoscopy unit, cardiac catheterization lab, and interventional radiology. A team approach is offered and personnel include both anesthesiologists and certified registered nurse anesthetists.

Contact Info


  • Truman VA

Contact Number(s)

  • 573-814-6562

Hours of Operation

  • 8am-4:30pm, M-F