A certified registered nurse anesthetist, Terri R. Brown, CRNA, provides anesthesia care to patients across a wide spectrum of surgical cases. The Berthold native received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Minot State University and completed her Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia at the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. She’s been a Trinity associate since 1989, working 12 years in the ICU, including six years as a flight nurse with Northstar Criticiair. She’s been a member of Trinity’s Anesthesia Department since 2004. A member of the American Association of Nurse Anesthetists and the North Dakota Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Terri is certified by the National Board of Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists.
Anesthesiology is a medical field concerned with the planning and administration of anesthetic agents for patients undergoing surgical or therapeutic procedures.
Nurse anesthesia is form of advanced practice nursing that collaborates with anesthesiologists, surgeons and other healthcare professionals to provide anesthesia care for surgeries and procedures in all types of settings.