Monica S. Vavilala M.D.

 Monica  S. Vavilala M.D.

Bio

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.

Education

InstitutionCredentialYear
Univ. of Texas, HoustonMedical education1991
Univ. of Texas, HoustonInternship
Univ. of Texas, HoustonResidency
UW - Dept. of AnesthesiologyResidency

DegreeDescriptionYear
MD1991

Board Certifications

CertificationSpecialtyYear
American Board of AnesthesiologyAnesthesiology1998