Office Based Anesthesia (OBA) Virtual Symposium

Are you burned out in your current position? Ready for a change? Tired of being on call and working weekends? Want to manage your own schedule? Think managed care has ruined how you want to practice medicine?

The Office Based Anesthesia (OBA) Virtual Symposium is an interactive virtual meeting tailored to those interested in office based anesthesia. Register now for an open discussion with professionals who can explain how they did it and provide you with resources to make this a reality. Please email with any questions.

Registration Fees:
$50 for SAMBA Members
$125 for Non-Members


10:00 -10:15am Opening Comments Committee Chairs: Fred Shapiro & Lee Dorsch

Welcome: BobbieJean Sweitzer

10:15 – 11:00am OBA Business Moderator: Meghan Valach

Meghan Valach:Accreditation, Licensing
Richard Urman: Benchmarking
Philip Yen: Cash Pay Service

11:00 – 11:45am Plastics Moderator: Adel Bishai

Adel Bishai: Airway Management
Robert Rogoff: ERAS, Narcotic Sparing Anesthesia Techniques

11:45am – 12:00pm BREAK
12:00 – 12:45pm Dental: Pediatric & Adult Moderator: Philip Yen

Lenny Naftalin and Michael Mashni: Intubated vs. Open Airway
Stephen Smith: Parental Presence (Point Counter Point)

12:45 – 2:15pm Real World Cases: PBLD Moderator: Kelly Labak

Cases Presented By:
Meghan Valach: GI Case
Adel Bishai: Plastics/Airway
Andrew Young: Pediatric Dental

2:15 – 3:00pm OBA Pearls, Procedures & Products Moderator: Stephen Smith

Izabela Barnes: Monitors
Lee Dorsch: Cart
Liz Goldstein: IntakeQ