Dr. Alexander Bankov

Anesthesiology
PA
36 years experience male

Locations

Alexander Bankov Inc

PA

Address

PA
Directions

About

Bio

Board certified anesthesiologist experienced in general, regional, OB and cardiac anesthesia. Have studied, practiced and taught anesthesiology in Russia , Germany, UK and US for more than 25 years. Interested in optimizing intravenous drug delivery, spinal anesthesia, airway management, TEE.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Anesthesiology, Board Certified

Languages spoken

German, Russian

Doctor Q&A

171 Answers
45 Agrees
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Bankov
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Not usually: As far as I know, there is no proven link between hair loss and anesthesia. Although it does depend of the type and duration of the surgery, because i ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alexander Bankov
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Not usually - : For elective cesarean sections regional (spinal) anesthesia is often discussed as a first choice. If parturient has a good working epidural catheter f ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Bankov
36 years experience Anesthesiology
Price vs Demand?: My guess would be lack of sustained need / demand for it. I suspect that despite advertised (and proven) better cardiovascular side effects profile ... Read More

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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Bankov is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bankov is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Bankov saved my life! #nationaldoctorsday2016 #virtualflower9
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Thanks for your quick reply! Thanks Dr Bankov, greatly appreciate your help and time!
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks for your clear answer!
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Laparo & pain meds are not helping. I will follow your advice,thank u.

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Ural State Medical University, Russia
Graduated 1984MD

Residency

The Mercy Hospital of Pittsburgh

Affiliations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists
Fellow, Royal College of Anesthetists (UK)
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