Primary Practice Location:University Hospital 2500 N. State St. Jackson, MS 39216
Appointments: (888) 815-2005
Areas of Practice: Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology, General Anesthesiology
Vanetta Levesque MD is an American Board of Anesthesiology certified Cardiothoracic Anesthesiologist with certification by the National Board of Echocardiography in advanced perioperative TEE. She is adept at both Cardiothoracic and General Anesthesiology. Her clinical interests include management of patients with cardiovascular and thoracic diseases in the operating room as well as the use of Transesophageal Echocardiography in patient care. Throughout her career, Dr. Levesque has established a strong role in the education of future physicians. She established the first Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology Fellowship at UMMC, of which she is the current Program Director. She is also the Director of the Cardiovascular Echocardiography Rotation for Residents. Before beginning her clinical career, Dr. Levesque also had extensive research experience in basic science at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School and has published her work in a peer-reviewed journal.