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Lakeland, FL – Watson Clinic is pleased to welcome the latest additions to their team of board-certified Anesthesiology specialists. Both of these Watson Clinic physicians offer their services at Lakeland Regional Health, Bartow Regional Medical Center and Lakeland Surgical & Diagnostic Center. 

Katherine M. Kalmanek, MD received her medical degree from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, in Chicago, IL.  She completed her internship and residency in Anesthesiology at Northwestern University, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, in Chicago, IL, and a fellowship in Adult Cardiothoracic Anesthesiology at Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, in New York, NY.  She is board-certified in Anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology and in Advanced Perioperative Transesophageal Echocardiography by the National Board of Echocardiography. 

Pavanaja Reddy, MD earned her medical degree from Kakatiya Medical College in Warangal, India. Dr. Reddy performed an internship at Gandhi Hospital in Warangal, India, an additional internship in Transitional Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Elmhurst, NY, and her residency in Anesthesiology at the SUNY Health Science Center in Brooklyn, NY. She is board-certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. 

Watson Clinic offers a large team of highly trained anesthesiologists who are on staff at local hospitals and outpatient surgical centers. For more information, visit 

About Watson Clinic LLP:  As one of the largest multispecialty medical clinics in the southeast, Watson Clinic provides comprehensive healthcare services to residents of Lakeland and surrounding communities.  First established in 1941, Watson Clinic has grown to include over 220 board-certified physicians representing more than 40 medical and surgical specialties.  The Clinic is proud to deliver quality healthcare to every generation from our Main Clinic location at 1600 Lakeland Hills Boulevard in Lakeland, as well as at multiple convenient locations throughout Polk, Pasco and Hillsborough counties.More information is available at:

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