Monica S. Vavilala M.D.

 Monica  S. Vavilala M.D.


Dr. Vavilala is a UW professor of anesthesiology and pediatrics. She is also the director of the Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center.

Patient Care Philosophy

I believe in patient-centered care, where the team of health-care providers strives to provide evidence-based medical care to improve outcomes.

Personal Interests

Cooking, music, theater and being a mom.

Clinical Interests

Neuroanesthesia and pediatric trauma.

Research Interests

Acute care of traumatic brain injury; outcomes after traumatic brain injury; the translation of evidence-based guidelines into practice.



Board Certifications

American Board of AnesthesiologyAnesthesiology1998
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