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Dr. Paula Rawls

Anesthesiology
Oklahoma City, OK
36 years experience female

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Specialties
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Anesthesiology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paula Rawls
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Experts help: I agree with Dr Jackson. In addition, it is best with neck and spine issues to see a specialist such as a spine surgeon or neurosurgeon to give you th... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Rawls
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Morphine treats pain: Roxanol (morphine sulfate) is a very potent narcotic prescribed for moderate to severe pain. It should ONLY be taken as prescribed by your physician.... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Rawls
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Pain Relief: Oxycodone is a very potent synthetic narcotic that is used to treat moderate to severe pain. Side effects include itching, nausea, vomiting and const... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Rawls
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Not good!: Ketamine is a very potent analgesic/anesthetic agent. Intranasal use is not recommended. In low doses, ketamine causes sedation, decreased sensation... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Rawls
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Yes: I am an anesthesiologist. It is possible to have IV sedation, sometimes termed "twilight sleep" for this procedure if you are very anxious and/or feel... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paula Rawls
Anesthesiology 36 years experience
Anesthesia docs KNOW: Anesthesiologists are medical doctors specializing in taking care of you during surgery. They know a lot about your heart, lungs, kidneys, liver and ... Read More

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rawls is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Rawls is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This was very helpful. Thanks!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Oklahoma College of Medicine, OK
Graduated 1986MD

Residency

Oklahoma Teaching Hospitals
Completed 1990
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