Dr. Matthew Kellems

Anesthesiology
Cleveland, OH
17 years experience male

Locations

Office

Cleveland, OH

Address

Cleveland OH 44106
Directions

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Specialties
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Anesthesiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

27 Answers
2 Agrees
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Matthew Kellems
17 years experience Anesthesiology
Multiple options: The problem with opioids like morphine is that over time it's stops working and actually makes pain worse. Suboxone helps with pain, and in addition ... Read More
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1 thank
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Kellems
17 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: Epidurals are very safe for both you and the baby. That is why they are commonly used for women in labor and the medications used in them don't get to ... Read More
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12 thanks
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Kellems
17 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: An epidural could possibly be used for an open abdominal hysterectomy. If the procedure is laparoscopic, using an epidural would be very difficult.
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5 thanks

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kellems is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Kellems is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you for being available !
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 2004MD

Affiliations

Ahuja Medical Center
Rainbow Babies Children's Hospital
University Hospital Case Medical Center
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