Rajvinder Dhamrait, M.D.

Rajvinder Dhamrait, M.D.

Specialties

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Anesthesiology

Title

  • Associate Professor
  • Director, Pediatric Anesthesiology
  • Medical Director, Children's Surgery Center
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Patient Support Services Building

4150 V St., Suite 1200
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
916-734-5031

Additional Phone Numbers

Department Fax: 916-734-7980

Clinical Interests

Dr. Dhamrait is the Director of Pediatric Anesthesiology in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and is the Medical Director of the Children's Surgery Center. He completed 7 years of anesthesia training in the UK, including a fellowship in pediatric anesthesia, and joined the department in 2006.

He administers anesthesia to neonatal and pediatric patients scheduled to undergo a wide variety of surgical and radiological procedures at UC Davis Children's Hospital, including complex congenital cardiac surgery.

Dr. Dhamrait is active in the training of pediatric anesthesia fellows, anesthesiology and pediatric residents, and medical students, and is active in clinical research. Dr Dhamrait also provides anesthesia services for adult patients.

Division

Pediatric Anesthesiology
Pain Medicine

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Education

B.M., University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, UK 1994

B.Sc., University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, UK 1993

Residency

Emergency Medicine and Trauma Surgery, Portsmouth University Hospital, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK 1995-1998

Pediatrics and Neonatology, Portsmouth University Hospital, Portsmouth, Hampshire, UK 2000-2001

Anaesthesia, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, UK 1998-2000

Anaesthesia, University of Southampton, Southampton, Hampshire, UK 2001-2003

Fellowships

Pediatric Anesthesiology, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, London, UK 2003-2004

Board Certifications

College of Anaethestists of the Royal College of Surgeons, Ireland , 2003

Diploma in Child Health, Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health, UK, 2001

Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK, 2003

Professional Memberships

American Society of Anesthesiologists

California Society of Anesthesiologists

Congenital Cardiac Anesthesia Society

Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK

Society of Pediatric Anesthesologists

Honors and Awards

Consistent Faculty Educator, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine, UC Davis Medical Center, 2012

Spirit of Excellence Award, Quality Week Physician Recognition, UC Davis Health, 2015

Select Recent Publications

Dhamrait RS and Tumber SS: Surgery for Chest Wall Deformities, Raff G and Hirose, S, (ed), Anesthetic Considerations for Chest Wall Surgery, Springer International Publishing, Cham, Switzerland. 33-45, 2016.

Dhamrait RS: Book 32: Anesthesia for Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Lockman JL, (ed), Pediatric Anesthesiology Review Topics (PART), Naerthwyn Press, LLC, Narberth, PA, 2013.

Dhamrait RS: Book 18: Pediatric Cardiovascular Diseases for the Anesthesiologist, Lockman JL, (ed), Pediatric Anesthesiology Review Topics (PART), Naerthwyn Press, LLC, Narberth, PA, 2013.

Dhamrait RS. Fasciotomy following intravenous fluid infiltration. Pediatric Anesthesia, 16(10):1097, 2006.

Way C, Dhamrait R, Wade A, Walker I. Perioperative fluid therapy in children: A survey of current prescribing practice. British Journal of Anaesthesia, 97(3):371-9, 2006.

Dhamrait RS. Airway obstruction following potassium permanganate ingestion. Anaesthesia, 58:606, 2003.

Dhamrait RS. Anaesthetic equipment ? Familiarity is comforting, but check it. Anaesthesia, 58:482, 2003.

Dhamrait RS. Christmas trachys, Anaesthesia, 57:508, 2002.