Dr. Albert Khavkin grew up in Moscow and completed his training as a cardiac surgeon. After defecting to the USA in the late 1980s, he retrained as an anesthesiolgist completing his residency at one of the most prestigious and busiest programs in Chicago, Rush Medical Center.
Dr. Khavkin has been providing anesthesia for most of our patients. He carefully evaluates all the preoperative studies to determine the safety of a given surgical procedure. He is always available for any questions regarding the anesthesia part of the surgery.