Viyeka Sethi, M.D. for UC Davis Health

Viyeka Sethi, M.D.

Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Critical Care

To see if Viyeka Sethi is accepting new patients, or for assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).



Critical Care



Locations and Contact

Additional Numbers

Physician Referrals

800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Sethi is an intensive care physician specializing in care of critically ill children as well as children with cardiac disease. She has a special interest in ECMO, bronchoscopy, point of care ultrasound and continuous renal replacement therapies.


Pediatric Critical Care

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Undergraduate School

B.S., Loyola University, New Orleans LA 2000

Medical School

M.D., Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans LA 2004


Medicine-Pediatrics, Louisiana State University, New Orleans LA 2004-2005


Medicine-Pediatrics, Louisiana State University, New Orleans LA 2005-2008


Critical Care, UC San Francisco, San Francisco CA 2008-2011

Willems A, Harrington K, Lacroix J, Biarent D, Joffe AR, Wensley D, Ducruet T, Hébert PC, Tucci M; TRIPICU investigators; Canadian Critical Care Trials Group; Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators (PALISI) Network. Comparison of two red-cell transfusion strategies after pediatric cardiac surgery: a subgroup analysis. Crit Care Med. 2010 Feb;38(2):649-56. doi:10.1097/CCM.0b013e3181bc816c. PMID:19789443.

V Sethi, S Tabbutt, A Dimitropoulos, K Harris, A Moosa, Andrew Campbell, Anthony Azakie, D Xu, K Poskitt, AJ Barkovich, SP Miller and PS McQuillen. Ascending aortic arch obstruction is associated with delayed microstructural brain development. PAS Abstract publication 1427.302

A Dimitropoulos, PS McQuillen, A Moosa, V Sethi, D Xu, V Chau, R Brant, A Azakie, A Campbell, AJ Barkovich, KJ Poskitt, SP Miller. Relationship of Brain Injury and Delayed Brain Development in Newborns with Congenital Heart Disease. PAS Abstract publication 1427.298