Anesthesia may be provided by a combination of board certified physicians and certified registered nurse anesthetists (CRNA).

Providence Anesthesia, Inc. has been providing Anesthesia services for the facility since 2000. PAI is the largest anesthesia practice in the state with a combination of physicians and CRNA’s. Although there are over 50 practioners in the group the facility has the same primary doctors that staff the facility on a daily basis.

The physicians included in this group are:

  • Crisitna Veloso, MD
  • Barbara Lofereski, MD
  • Richard Browning, MD

CRNA’s employed or contracted by Providence Anesthesia, Inc.

  • Maureen Adams
  • Paulette Champion
  • Kristen Chase
  • Diana Medeiros
  • Barbara Beauregard


The types of anesthesia provided range from sedation, regional, and general anesthesia.