Dr. Aldwinckle 

Clinical/Research Interests

Dr. Aldwinckle is director of the Same Day Surgery Center.  His interests are regional anesthesia and acute pain medicine and their influence on perioperative outcomes.


Associate Professor


Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine


UC Davis Medical Center
2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA  95817




University of Nottingham
1989 - 1994

Bachelor of Medical Science
(Upper Second Class Honours)
July 1992

Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
July 1994

Fellowship of the Royal College of Anaesthetists


Selected Publications:

Aldwinckle, RJ, Montgomery, JE. Unplanned admission rates and postdischarge complications in patients over the age of 70 following day case surgery. Anaesthesia, 59(1): 57-9, 2004.

Aldwinckle RJ and Mercer M. Critical Care follow-up services in the United Kingdom are under-resourced. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 90(4): 563P, 2003.

Aldwinckle, RJ, Carr, AS. The anesthetic management of a patient with Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy for orthopedic surgery. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia = Journal Canadien d'Anesthésie, 49(5): 467-70, 2002.

Aldwinckle RJ and Garrud P. What is the relationship between perceptual deficit and functional disability in unilateral neglect? B.P.S. Annual Conference, England, United Kingdom, 1992.