Dr. Brian A. Cason MD Anesthesiologist

Dr. Brian Cason is an anesthesiologist in San Francisco, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and UCSF Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 36 years. Dr. Cason accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 36 doctors at San Franciso Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 178 at UCSF Medical Center who specialize in Anesthesiology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Anesthesiologist: General Anesthesiology

Education & Medical Training

Stanford University
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1978–1981

University of California at San Francisco
Residency, Anesthesiology, 1982–1985

Stanford University School of Medicine
Class of 1978

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Anesthesiology
Certified in Anesthesiology

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified in Internal Medicine

CA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Thirty-day mortality risk associated with the postoperative nonresumption of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors: A retrospective study of the veterans affairs healthcare system.
Mudumbai, S. C.,Takemoto, S.,Cason, B. A.,Au, S.,Upadhyay, A.,Wallace, A. W.

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Wallace, A.W., Au, S., Cason, B.A.

Perioperative β-blockade: atenolol is associated with reduced mortality when compared to metoprolol.
Wallace, A.W., Au, S., Cason, B.A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Oklahoma BlueChoice
  • Capital BC Keystone Health Plan Central HMO
  • Capital Blue Cross PPO
  • Health Net California Large Group PPO
  • Highmark BCBS ClassicBlue
  • Highmark BCBS PPOBlue
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO - Kaiser
  • Multiplan PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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