Amrik Singh, M.D.

Amrik Singh, M.D.



Anesthesiology - Cardiovascular and Thoracic




  • Professor
  • Director, Anesthesiology Residency Program
  • Associate Chief, Division of Perioperative Medicine
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UC Davis Medical Center

2315 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
800-800--2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284)

Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 916-734-5028
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Singh's philosophy of care incorporates evidence-based practice blended with common sense and compassion.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Singh's area of interests include cardiovascular and thoracic anesthesiology and transesophageal echocardiography.


Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia

Center/Program Affiliation

Cardiovascular Services


M.D., Government Medical College Patiala, Patiala, Punjab, 1991

B.S., Government Medical College Patiala, Patiala, Punjab, 1991


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2001


UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2002

Board Certifications

American Board of Anesthesiology, 2002

National Board of Echocardiography, 2003

Professional Memberships

American Medical Association

American Society of Anesthesiologists

California Society of Anesthesiologists

Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists

Honors and Awards

Outstanding Senior Resident Award, 2001

Teacher of the Year Award 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2007

Select Recent Publications

Singh A, Antognini JF. Perioperative hypotension and myocardial ischemia: Diagnostic and therapeutic approaches. Ann Card Anaesth, 2011 14(2): 127-32.

Muilenburg OJ, Singh A, Torzilli G, Khatri VP: Surgery in the patient with liver disease. Medical Clinics of North America, 2009 Vol. 93(5), pp. 1065-81.

Singh A, Fleming N. Right heart embolism and acute right atrial dilation during total knee athroplasty. Anesth Anal, Nov; 2007; 105(5):1224-7.

Grow MP, Singh A, Fleming NW, Young N, Watnik M. Cardiac output monitoring during off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting. Journal of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Anesthesia, 2004; 18(1):43-6.

Singh A, Ayyalapu A, Keochekian A: Anesthetic management in fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP): a case report. Journal of Clinical Anesthesia, 2003; Vol. 15, pp. 211-213.

Singh A, Antognini JF. Perioperative pharmacology in elderly patients. Curr Opin Anaesthesiol, 2010 23(4): 449-54.