Niroop Ravula, M.D.

Niroop Ravula, M.D.


Pediatric Anesthesiology




  • Associate Professor
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Clinical Interests

Dr. Ravula is an active clinician specializing in pediatric anesthesiology and pediatric cardiac anesthesiology.  He actively collaborates with his colleagues in providing simulation training for medical students, pediatric interns, anesthesiology residents and fellows.  

Dr. Ravula is also the Director of MEPA (Medical Emergencies in Pediatric Anesthesia) for the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.  


Pediatric Anesthesiology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


Surgery Medicine, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Hyderabad, India 1997

Anesthesiology, Epsom General Hospital, Epsom UK 2001

Anesthesiology, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Hyderabad, India 2000

M.B.B.S., Kakatiya Medical College, Warangal India 1996


Anesthesiology, Medway Maritime Hospital, Gillingham, Kent UK 2003-2004


Anesthesiology, Guys & St. Thomas Hospital, London UK 2004-2005

Anesthesiology, Queen Victoria Hospital, London UK 2005-2006

Board Certifications

Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK,

Professional Memberships

California Society of Anesthesiologists

Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology

Select Recent Publications

Quinonez, ZA, Ravula, NR. Anisocoria in a 10-month old girl in the immediate preoperative setting: can you proceed with surgery? J of biomedical research, 2011; 25(3): 224-6.

Ravula, N, Ekbal, N, D'Sa, A. Peritoneal dialysis from femoral venous catheterisation. Anaesthesia, 2009; 64(5): 577.