Dr. Teresa Lee Roberts
Teresa L. Roberts, MD, FASA is a board-certified adult and pediatric anesthesiologist. Dr. Roberts serves as the medical director and co-founder of Anesthesia Connections Dental. Her passion in the field of anesthesia stems from her wealth of experience in a variety of clinical and educational settings. Dr. Roberts received her Doctorate of Medicine with distinction at George Washington University, in Washington DC. She also did her residency at GWU and her fellowship in Pediatric Anesthesia at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC.
Dr. Roberts spent some time working in community hospitals before returning to work with her alma mater as an Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Pediatrics. After eight years at Children’s Hospital working in a variety of physician staff roles, she decided to start her own practice, fulfilling an unmet need in the office-based setting. Her clinical expertise combined with her passion for patients of all ages enabled her to find quick success in a variety of outpatient settings.
In 2019, she partnered with Anesthesia Connections to form a practice focused strictly on meeting the needs of the dental community. Anesthesia Connections Dental quickly established itself as the leader in office-based anesthesia for a variety of dental specialties. She continues to establish and improve policies that raise the standard of care in sedation dentistry. Dr. Roberts also worked to brand physician anesthesiologists as SleepGuardian providers. The premise of SleepGuardian is to provide the utmost care in any office setting by using physician anesthesiologists to deliver clinical care for patients requiring anesthetic management.
Dr. Roberts enjoys spending time with her husband and two girls. They love spending time outdoors and enjoying the many blessings life has to offer.