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OCCC Faculty

Lara Dean

MD, Medical Advisor, Anesthesia Technology Program
Division of Health Professions
Programs: Anesthesia Technology

Courses Taught

Anesthesia Technology courses


Lara M. Dean, MD, earned her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Oklahoma and received her residency training in Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine at The University of Louisville. She has been an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center since 2017, where she has served as the OCCC Anesthesia Technology Medical Advisor since 2018. Dr. Dean was named the 137th Medical Group Airman of the Year and awarded a Humanitarian Service Medal in 2007. In 2008, Dr. Dean was awarded the Iraq Campaign Medal. She has served as a member of the Air National Guard as a flight surgeon since 2002.

Lara Dean

Phone: (405) 682-1611, ext. 7289
Office location: Health Professions Center. HP218
Office hours:

Office hours change every semester. Please refer to your syllabus and/or call my office to make an appointment.

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