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What is a Recovery Room? PDF Print E-mail

The Recovery Room (also known as the Post Anesthesia Care Unit or PACU) is an area adjacent to the operating room where you will wake up immediately after your surgery. Nurses who specialize in your transitional care between the operating room and either your discharge or your continued hospital stay staff the recovery room. AA of VA’s physicians oversee your care there to ensure you wake up safely and comfortably.


American Anesthesiology Associates of Virginia

1001 Sam Perry Blvd
Fredericksburg, VA 22401 (view map)


Office Phone: (540) 741-7614

Fax: (540) 741-7615


Billing Inquiries:

Call (888) 280-9533*


*In order to expedite your inquiries to our billing department, please have your account number available.