A day with a particular tie to anesthesiology.

While physicians in every specialties are honored, Doctors Day was first seen in reputation of the efforts of one doctor whose endeavors relate specifically to the specialty of anesthesiology. Doctors Day marks the day that Crawford W. Long, M.D., of Jefferson, GA, administered the first ether anesthetic for medical procedures on March 30, 1842. On that full day, Dr. Long administered ether anesthesia to an individual and then operated to eliminate a tumor from the man’s neck. Later on, the patient would swear that he experienced nothing during the surgery and wasn’t aware the medical procedures was over until he awoke Doctors Day time celebrates Dr.AARP’s Executive Vice President of Social Impact Nancy LeaMond said, ‘We started thinking that which was really essential was to reach out through popular culture. There’s nothing far better.’ Jeffrey Katzenberg, chair of CEO and MPTF of DreamWorks Animation SKG, said Hollywood filmmakers are going to be the ones to create affordable health care happen because ‘[t]hey know how to entertain and enlighten simultaneously.’ Neal Baer, a pediatrician and maker of ‘Law & Purchase: SVU,’ said, ‘Television, like it or not, teaches people,’ adding, ‘Writers are speaking to thousands of people. Any discussion board that brings these issues to the forefront is both welcome and required’ .