Christian H. Bohringer, M.B.B.S.



Anesthesiology - Cardiovascular and Thoracic




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Patient Support Services Building

4150 V St., Suite 1200
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 916-734-5031
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Bohringer aims for competent care with good patient outcomes.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Bohringer has clinical interests in cardiac anesthesia, intraoperative echocardiography, vascular anesthesia and thoracic anesthesia.


Cardiovascular and Thoracic Anesthesia

Center/Program Affiliation

Cardiovascular Services


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 Certifications

Board Certified, ICU and Anesthesia, Australia, 2000

National Board of Echocardiography, 2003

Professional Memberships

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.