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Niekoo Abbasian, MD

  • Assistant Professor, UC Department of Anesthesia



Dr. Abbasian joined the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center faculty as an assistant professor in 2017 after practicing in private practice in the Chicagoland area. Since joining she received the Golden Apple Teacher of the Year award, presented in June 2018.


Propofol vial coring. Abbasian, N; Terreblanche, B; Ok, M; Allphin, C. Canadian Journal of Anaesthesia. 2022; 69:1167-1168.

Transplant Surgery: Liver Transplantation. Aronson, L; Soler, X; Abbasian, N. In: Furstein J, Ed. Pediatric Anesthesia A Comprehensive Approach to Safe and Effective Care. New York: Springer Publishing Company; 2022.

Retrospective study comparing outcomes of multimodal epidural and erector spinae catheter pain protocols after pectus surgery. Walter, CM; Lee, CS; Moore, DL; Abbasian, N; Clay, SJ; Mecoli, MD; Olbrecht, VA; Batra, M; Ding, L; Yang, F; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2022.

Multimodal continuous ambulatory erector spinae catheter pain protocol for early recovery following Nuss procedure: a retrospective cohort study. Abbasian, N; Clay, SJ; Batra, M; Walter, CM; Olbrecht, VA; Mecoli, M; Lee, CS; Nair, M; Huq, A; Simpson, BE; et al. Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. 2022; 47:421-423.

Transplant surgery. Sinton, JW; Fang, ZA; Aronson, LA; Abbasian, N; Soler, X; Ford, A; Ashline, J; Barclay, S; Powell, C. Pediatric Anesthesia: A Comprehensive Approach to Safe and Effective Care. 2022.

Anesthesia for Robot-Assisted Laparoscopic Approaches for Pediatric Urologic Surgery. Winograd-Gomez, V; Porter, KR; Abbasian, N. Anaesthesia for Uncommon and Emerging Procedures. 2021.

Anesthesia for Total Pancreatectomy with Islet Cell Autotransplantation (TPIAT). Cuadrado, FF; Abbasian, N; Soler, X. Anaesthesia for Uncommon and Emerging Procedures. 2021.

Trends in Pediatric Pain: Thinking Beyond Opioids. Walter, CM; Abbasian, N; Olbrecht, VA. Anesthesiology Clinics of North America. 2020; 38:663-678.

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