SUPRA service will form a benchmark for best practice of pediatric regional anesthesia using the latest science and technology both nationally and internationally.


SUPRA is committed to providing safe and effective regional anesthesia and analgesia to all eligible pediatric patients presenting for surgery or pain management. This mission will be achieved by striving for excellence in clinical care, education, and research in regional anesthesia as well as perioperative medicine.

Advancing Pain Management

SUPRA is composed of pediatric anesthesiologists who form the Regional Anesthesia Group at the Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, and is a liaison with the hospital’s Inpatient Pain Service as well as with Stanford Hospital's Adult Regional Anesthesia Service.