Take control of your surgery – recover faster and with less pain.

Dr. Kaveh is a Stanford and Harvard trained anesthesiologist and integrative medicine specialist.

Prepare for the safest surgery experience:

Prepare for surgery with Dr. Kaveh using the video series to walk you through high yield tips and tricks for a safe surgery. Reduce your pain and anxiety by empowering yourself and preparing for your surgery!

Dr. Kaveh combines conventional medicine with holistic treatments to give you the best outcome from your surgery.

Dr. Kaveh combines integrative medicine with conventional, state of the art, critical care. This unique combination gives patients the best outcome during surgery.

Learn more about preparing for surgery from Dr. Kaveh.


Fear and anxiety before surgery are very common. How do you take control of your surgery?

Before surgery

Preparing for surgery puts you in control. Learn to reduce:

  • Stress, anxiety, depression
  • Pain
  • Complications
  • Nausea

During surgery

Knowing what to expect empowers you to control your day-of surgery experience.

After surgery

A smoother recovery with:

  • Less pain
  • Fewer complications
  • Fewer scars
  • Faster return to your life!

Latest answers to patient questions by Dr. Kaveh

  • What is general anesthesia? What you need to know
    Anesthesia is the (mysterious) branch of medicine that keeps you safe and comfortable during surgery. Even though anesthesia is safe, nearly 90% of patients are afraid of anesthesia, and 25% of patients will postpone surgery because they’re afraid. Learning about your anesthesia helps you prepare safely for surgery. Here’s what you need to know about general anesthesia before your surgery.
  • Opioid crisis in children: what parents need to know
    Despite the COVID-19 pandemic, we’re still battling the opioid crisis. Children are especially susceptible based on their parents’ behaviors.
  • What is sedation? What you need to know
    Sedation, or “twilight”, is a safe type of anesthesia. Learn what to expect for your surgery under sedation with Dr. Kaveh.
  • How does anesthesia work? Why you need to know
    How does anesthesia work? You need to know about your anesthesia so you can prepare. The better you prepare, the less painful your recovery!
  • Alcohol after surgery: what you need to know
    When can you drink alcohol after surgery? Alcohol can be very dangerous after surgery, so you must be careful! Learn more from Dr. Kaveh.