SOURCE: Somnia Inc.

Somnia Inc.

May 11, 2016 09:15 ET

Somnia Announces Winner of Fourth Annual Anesthesiologist of the Year Award

Dr. Robert Dillow of University Medical Center of El Paso Is the Recipient of This Year's Award

NEW ROCHELLE, NY--(Marketwired - May 11, 2016) -  In celebration of National Doctor's Day, Somnia Anesthesia, an anesthesia practice management company serving hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers and office-based practices nationwide, hosted its fourth annual Anesthesiologist of the Year Award. Nominations were sent in from people all over the country hoping for their favorite anesthesiologists to win this prestigious award.

Although many distinguished nominations were received, Somnia is proud to announce that Dr. Robert Dillow, from the University Medical Center (UMC) of El Paso, Texas, was selected for exemplifying high-quality patient care and outstanding leadership qualities in his practice. Dr. Dillow has dedicated his life to serving patients with clinical excellence and compassion. Of the many nominations he received from colleagues and administrators, one said that Dr. Dillow "has a very strong work ethic and is dedicated to his cases and patients." She also complimented his "great communication skills with both patients and fellow co-workers and never hides from responsibilities."

Dr. Dillow graduated from the University of Texas at Galveston Medical School with a specialty in anesthesiology. Before joining the anesthesia team at UMC El Paso, Dr. Dillow was chief of anesthesiology at Las Palmas Del Sol Medical Center and was in charge of the trauma and cardiology practices. Dr. Dillow has extensive experience supervising high-risk OB patients along with treating pediatric patients, and his wide variety of skills has distinguished him among colleagues. As an anesthesiologist at UMC El Paso, he is an active member of the anesthesia team, displaying exceptional leadership, crisis management skills and clinical skills while also being a valued colleague and team player.

"I was pleasantly surprised and honored to win Anesthesiologist of the Year. Of course my accomplishments are dependent upon the efforts of my co-workers," said Dr. Dillow.

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About Somnia Anesthesia

Somnia Anesthesia optimizes anesthesia services for healthcare facilities throughout the country by combining clinical excellence with unparalleled management acumen. Owned and operated by anesthesiologists since 1996, Somnia provides a turnkey, solutions-based approach to anesthesia management. With an extensive in-house infrastructure and a single-minded focus on anesthesiology, Somnia builds and manages local anesthesia teams that consistently deliver the highest-quality patient care, enhance operating room performance, increase revenues, and achieve full surgeon and patient satisfaction. For more information visit: