Pediatric Anesthesia Division

Close-up shot of pediatrician examines three month baby girl. Doctor using a stethoscope to listen to baby's chest

Thanks for visiting the pediatric anesthesia division page for ACI.  Our group currently has two board certified, fellowship trained pediatric anesthesiologists, in addition to a multitude of other anesthesiologists with years of clinical experience in providing anesthetic services to the pediatric population.  We provide exemplary anesthesia services to all ranges of pediatric patients (including newborns/ infants) in facilities throughout the Indianapolis area.

Pediatric surgical services covered (but not all inclusive) include:

  • Neurosurgery
  • Orthopedics
  • Otolaryngology (ENT)
  • Ophthalmology
  • Urology
  • Interventional Radiology
  • Radiology (MRI/ CT scan sedation)
  • General Surgery
  • Dentistry

We strive to make your child and family’s surgical experience as smooth and seamless as possible. A few links to commonly asked questions pertaining to surgery are listed below.

Preparing for Surgery

Consensus Statements on the Use of Anesthetic and Sedative Drugs in Infants and Toddlers

Fasting guidelines (Chart below in hours prior to procedure)


Dr. Joseph Hinton

Undergraduate Education:
Indiana University Northwest, B.S., 2004
Medical Education:
Indiana University School of Medicine, M.D., 2008
Postgraduate Training:
Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Anesthesiology Residency, 2012
Boston Children’s Hospital, Pediatric Anesthesiology Fellowship, 2013
Joined ACI: August, 2013

Dr. Cynthia Yuan

Undergraduate Education:
Purdue University, B.S. Medical Technology, 1993
Medical Education:
Indiana University School of Medicine, M.D., 2002
Postgraduate Training:
St. Vincent Hospital, Preliminary Medicine Internship, 2003
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital – UMDNJ, Anesthesiology Residency, 2006
New York Presbyterian Hospital, Clinical Fellow – Pediatric Anesthesia, 2007
Columbia University Medical Center, Post-Doctoral Clinical Fellow – Pediatric Anesthesia, 2007
Board Certification: Anesthesiology
Joined ACI: September, 2007