Valerie McAllister is a highly trained Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist with over 30 years of experience in anesthesia. She founded SOUTHERN ANESTHESIA SERVICES, INC. in Miami in 1987, providing Anesthesia providers to hospitals, outpatient centers and plastic surgery offices throughout South Florida. In 1994 Ms. McAllister founded PREMIERE CENTER FOR COSMETIC SURGERY and used her vast knowledge of plastic surgery to provide the highest quality plastic surgery care at an affordable price for patients from all around the world.
She has traveled and continues to travel to many countries on medical missions to volunteer her anesthesia services to those in need.
1984-1986- Staff CRNA Medowcrest Hospital….Gretna, La
1986-1987- Staff CRNA Jackson Memorial….Miami, FL
1987-2013- President and CRNA provider of SOUTHERN ANESTHESIA SERIVES. Provided independent anesthesia coverage for a variety of Outpatient Surgical centers, hospitals, and Plastic Surgeons offices and clinics throughout South Florida.
2013-present Sole provider of anesthesia services for PREMIERE Center for Cosmetic Surgery
B.S. in Nursing….Southeastern Louisiana University 1976
Charity Hospital School of Anesthesia, New Orleans, La 1981-1983
Certified by the American Association for Nurse Anesthetists since 1983
Member of the Florida Association for Nurse Anesthetists