Bio

Bio


Dr Singh has a background in molecular cell biology, pain medicine, and regional aneshtesia with a forte in advanced ultrasound guided procedures for pain and anesthesia medicine. She has served in medical ethics, and continues to service on scientific editorial boards, committees for the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, California Medical Association. Hers is a practice that uniquely focuses on regional anesthesia and chronic pain, with an emphasis on alternative and traditional medicine approaches.. She has a particular interests are in persistent pain following surgical proecures and long term chronic pain issues.

Clinical Focus


  • Anesthesia
  • Pain Management
  • Regional Anesthesia: Ultrasound Guided Procedures
  • Resident and Fellow Educational Curriculum
  • Persistent neuropathic pain acute, subacute and long term
  • Nerve-related pain issues

Academic Appointments


Administrative Appointments


  • Clinical Assistant Professor, UCLA (2002 - 2003)
  • Pain Management Fellow, Cornell, HSS, Memorial Sloan kettering, Columbia quad-institutional fellow (2001 - 2002)
  • Anesthesia Resident, Cornell- Medical Center (1998 - 2001)
  • Medical Intern, Yale University Medical Center (1997 - 1998)
  • Medical Student, George Washington University Medical Center (1993 - 1997)
  • Double Major Economics and Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, at Berkeley (1988 - Present)

Honors & Awards


  • Teaching Scholars Program, Regional Anesthesia (2009)
  • Co-Director, Teaching Scholars

Boards, Advisory Committees, Professional Organizations


  • editorial board, interventional pain letters (2016 - Present)
  • ultrasound committee, american society of interventional pain physicians (2016 - Present)
  • scientifc planning committee, american society of regional anesthesia (2016 - Present)
  • council member, california medical association (2016 - Present)

Professional Education


  • Board Certification: Pain Management, American Board of Anesthesiology (2006)
  • Board Certification: Anesthesia, American Board of Anesthesiology (2002)
  • Fellowship:New York Presbyterian Hospital (2002) NY
  • Residency:New York Presbyterian Hospital (2001) NY
  • Internship:Yale - New Haven Hospital (1998) CT
  • Medical Education:George Washington University Medical School (1997) DC
  • B.A., U.C. Berkeley, Cell Biology/ Economics (1993)
  • M.D., George Washington University, Medicine (1997)

Community and International Work


  • Faculty, LKSC

    Topic

    CME

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Stanford University Medical Center

    Populations Served

    Faculty

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Faculty, LKSC

    Topic

    CME

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Stanford University Medical Center

    Populations Served

    Faculty

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Invited Faculty, New York City

    Topic

    Ultrasound guided nerve blocks

    Partnering Organization(s)

    NYSORA

    Populations Served

    Faculty

    Location

    US

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Invited Faculty, Rome, Italy

    Topic

    Ultrasound guided nerve blocks

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Network World Anesthesia Congress

    Populations Served

    Worldwide Faculty Anesthesiologists

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    No

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    No

  • Regional Anesthesia Workshop, Stanford University Campus

    Topic

    Regional Anesthesia

    Populations Served

    Stanford residents, fellows, and faculty

    Location

    Bay Area

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

  • Brazil Workshop, Brazil

    Topic

    Workshop on ultrasound guided regional blockade

    Partnering Organization(s)

    Brazilian Anesthesia Society

    Populations Served

    Faculty and Residents in Brazil

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

  • Invitational Lecture, Jaipur, India

    Topic

    Evaluation and Treatment of Cancer Pain

    Partnering Organization(s)

    academic support

    Populations Served

    multispecialist MD

    Location

    International

    Ongoing Project

    Yes

    Opportunities for Student Involvement

    Yes

Teaching

2016-17 Courses


Graduate and Fellowship Programs