Vidya Chidambaran, MD

Anesthesiologist, Department of Anesthesia

Associate Professor, UC Department of Anesthesia

MBBS: Medicine,Bangalore Medical College, India, 1997

MD: Anesthesiology, Kasturba Medical College, India, 1998-2001

Internship: Anesthesiology, Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Florida, 2003-2004

Residency: Anesthesiology, Brookdale University Hospital, Brooklyn, New York,  2004-2007

Fellowship: Pediatric Anesthesia, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, 2007-2008

Sadhasivam S, Fukuda T, Chidambaran V, Mizuno T, Venkatasubramanian R, Ngamprasertwong P, Olbrecht V, Esslinger H,  Vinks AA. OCT1 Genetic Variants influence the pharmacokinetics of morphine in children. Pharmacogenomics. 2013 Jul;14(10):1141-51.

Chidambaran V, Sadhasivam S, Diepstraten J, Esslinger H, Cox S, Schnell BM, Samuels P, Inge T, Vinks AA, Knibbe CA. Evaluation of propofol anesthesia in morbidly obese children and adolescents. BMC Anesthesiology 2013, 13:8. 

Chidambaran V, Gentry C, Ajuba-Iwuji C, Sponsellar PD, Ain M, Lin E, Zhang X, Klaus SA, Njoku DB. A Retrospective identification of gastroesophageal reflux disease as a new risk factor for surgical site infection in cerebral palsy patients after spine surgery. Anesth Analg. 2013 117(1):162-8.

Chidambaran V, Mahmoud M, Sadhasivam S. Risk for Peroneal Nerve Injury After Femur Osteosarcoma Resection: Is regional analgesia safe? J Clin Anesth. 2013 Feb;25(1):76-8.

Sadhasivam S and Chidambaran V. Pharmacogenomics of Opioids and Perioperative Pain Management. Pharmacogenomics. 2012 Nov;13(15):1719-40.

V Chidambaran, S Sadhasivam. Pediatric Acute and Surgical Pain Management: Recent Advances and Future Perspectives. "Contemporary Topics in Pediatric Anesthesiology" in International Anesthesiology Clinics 2012 Fall; 50(4):66-82. 

Sadhasivam S, Krekels E, Chidambaran V, Esslinger H, Zhang K, Fukuda T, Vinks AA. Morphine Clearance in Children: Does Race or Genetics Matter? J Opioid Manag. 2012 Jul-Aug;8(4):217-26.

Chidambaran V, Rosing J, Soler X, Sadhasivam S. Muscle Trauma from Tourniquet (Mis)Use. Anesthesiology. 2012 Jul;117(1):179. 

Diepstraten J, Chidambaran V, Sadhasivam S, Esslinger H, Cox S, Inge T, Knibbe CAJ, Vinks AA. Propofol Clearance in Morbidly Obese Children and Adolescents. Clin Pharmacokinet. 2012 Aug 1:51(8):543-51.

Sadhasivam S, Chidambaran V, Ngamprasertwong P, Esslinger H, Prows C, Zhang X, Martin LJ, McAuliffe J. Race and Unequal Burden of Perioperative Pain and Opioid Related Adverse Effects in African-American and Caucasian Children. Pediatrics. 2012 May;129(5):832-8.