For over a decade, Raul Cruz, MD, has remained a committed and gifted anesthesiologist and healthcare professional. Dr. Cruz serves men and women at Ketamine Health Centers with four locations in Coral Gables, West Palm Beach, Weston, and Altamonte Springs, Florida. He’s a certified Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology.
In academic and private practice settings, Dr. Cruz has significant experience in the operating room and with teaching, practice management, and direct patient care.
Dr. Cruz has been involved in the full spectrum of anesthesia practice including procedural medicine and surgical subspecialties, such as anesthetic management in obstetrics and psychiatry and level 1 trauma and burn surgery.
Over the years, Dr. Cruz has developed expert knowledge in the utilization and delivery of IV ketamine to treat burn patients and those with acute and postoperative pain. In the hospital setting, he’s successfully used ketamine infusions as an anesthetic, analgesic, and sedative to treat patients with comorbid depression, anxiety, PTSD, and many other conditions.
For Dr. Cruz, patients’ safety, experience, and comfort are always a top priority.