Philosophy of Care
Dr. Bohringer aims for competent care with good patient outcomes.
Dr. Bohringer has clinical interests in cardiac anesthesia, intraoperative echocardiography, vascular anesthesia and thoracic anesthesia.
Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia
M.B.B.S., University of New South Wales, New South Wales, 1990
Anaesthetic and Intensive Care registrar, Gosford Hospital, Sydney, Australia, 1993-1994
Intensive Care Registrar, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, Australia, 1994-1995
John Hunter Hospital/Mater Misericordiae Hospital, Newcastle, Australia, 1995-1997
Intensive Care, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, Australia, 1997-1998
Anaesthetic Resgistrar/Intensive Care, John Hunter Hospital, Newcastle, Australia, 1998-1999
Board Certified, ICU and Anesthesia, Australia, 2000
National Board of Echocardiography, 2003
American Medical Association
Australian College of Anaesthetists
Australian College of Intensive Care Medicine
California Society of Anesthesiologists
Honors and Awards
Outstanding Resident Teaching Award, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center 2001, 2003
Select Recent Publications
Fleming N, Sisitki M, Bohringer CH: Anesthesia for Patients with Asthma, Gershwin ME, Albertson TE, (ed), Bronchial Asthma: A Guide for Practical Understanding and Treatment, 6th ed, Springer Science+Business Media, LLC, 345-59.
2003 Beckmann U, Bohringer C, Carless R, Gillies OM, Runciman WB, Wu AW, Pronovost P. Evaluation of two methods for quality improvement in intensive care: Facilitated incident monitoring and retrospective medical chart review. Critical Care Medicine, 31(4):1006-11 & 1277.
2002 Eandi JA, de Vere White RW, Tunuguntla HSGR, Bohringer CH, Evans CP. Can single dose preoperative intrathecal morphine sulfate provide cost-effective postoperative analgesia and patient satisfaction during radical prostatectomy in the current era of cost containment? Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Diseases, 5:226-30.
2000 Bohringer CH, JS Jahr, S Rowell and K Mayer. Severe hypotension in a patient receiving pemoline during general anesthesia, Anesthesia and Analgesia, 91:1131-3.