Our department provides anesthesia services to patients in the OR, diagnostic imaging, interventional radiology, gastroenterology, cardiac catheterization, hematology-oncology and respirology, and provides anesthesia service to the Shriners Hospital for Children, Quebec. An Anesthesia Consultation Service is available for patients with certain conditions (e.g. asthma) who should be seen prior to their surgery date.


Our team

Department head:

  • Dr. Thomas Engelhardt, Anesthetist-in-Chief

Staff members:


  • Vasiliki Pantazis - Administrative Officer, Pediatric Anesthesia 
  • Roula Cacolyris - Administrative and Students Affairs Coordinator, Pediatric Anesthesia
  • Maria Daniele – Administrative Agent, Centre for Complex Pain
  • Samuel Wasserman, Research Coordinator


  • ​Annik Otis & Johanne Soucy, Acute Pain Services
  • Rebecca Pitt, Centre for Complex Pain
  • Nathalie Comtois, Centre for Complex Pain
Useful documents

Anesthesia for kids: Your child is scheduled for surgery at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, we understand how important this is to both you and your child. Knowing more about the procedure and hospital stay will help you prepare. This booklet offers suggestions on how you can prepare and provide support to you child for surgery.

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  • Room B 03.3103
  • To make an appointment : 514-412-4400 ext. 22876
  • Fax : 514-412-4285