Sharon Ashley, M.D.

Sharon Anita Ashley, M.D.

Specialties

General Anesthesiology

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Title

  • Clinical Professor
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Patient Support Services Building

4150 V St., Suite 1200
Sacramento, CA 95817
Driving Directions

Primary Phone:
916-734-5031

Additional Phone Numbers

Phone: 954-270-4382
Phone: 916-816-3078
Department Fax: 916-734-7980
Physician Referrals: 800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Emails

Personal:
saashley@ucdavis.edu

Philosophy of Care

Dr. Ashley's philosophy of care is that all patients should be provided with expert clinical care, compassion, and respect.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Ashley is a Pediatric Anesthesiologist whose key clinical activities include resident and medical student education. Her specialty is Pediatric Anesthesiology and she is interested in simulation, regional anesthesia and community service.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Ashley's research has focused on the use of neuromuscular block monitoring in animal and human models as well as developing protocols for simulator scenarios in anesthesia for pediatric dental medicine and trauma medicine. Policy interests include writing protocols for resident evaluation and curriculum development.

Division

Pediatric Anesthesiology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Education

M.D., Hahnemann University School of Medicine, Philadelphia PA 1976

M.B.A., Business, Claremont University, Calremont CA 2003

M.P.H., Public Health, UCLA, Los Angeles CA 2000

Pediatrics, King-Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 1976-1977

Residency

Pediatrics/Anesthesia, King-Drew Medical Center, Los Angeles CA 1977-1980

Fellowships

Pediatric Anesthesiology, Los Angeles Children's Hospital, Los Angeles CA 1994-1996

Educational Leadership, University of Southern California, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles CA 2004-2005

Board Certifications

American Board of Anesthesiology, 2010

American Board of Anesthesiology - Pediatric Anesthesiology, 2014

Florida Medical License, 2018

Professional Memberships

American Society of Anesthesiologists

Florida Society of Anesthesiologists

National Medical Association

Society for Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists

Society of Pediatric Anesthesologists

Honors and Awards

Achievement of Excellence in Educational Improvement, Department of Anesthesiology - Alumni Association, King-Drew Medical Center, 2004

Education Award, Department of Pediatrics, King-Drew Medical Center, 2004

Outstanding Faculty Award for Didactic Teaching, King-Drew Medical Center, 2001

Outstanding Scholarship, Leadership and Service Award, National Society of Collegiate Scholars, UCLA, 1999

Ann G. Quealey Memorial Award, UCLA School of Public Health, 2000

Select Recent Publications

Ashley SA, Carter TE, Rizkallah N, Yumul R, Jahr JS and SN Steen. Fiberoptic laryngoscopy/bronchoscopy using a simulator for credentialing and future benchmarking. Proceedings of the Society for Technology in Anesthesia (STA). Technology Connections. 2004;24.

Johnson C, Carter T, Yumul R, Ashley S and S Steen. 96% compliance re ACGME core competencies. Society for Education in Anesthesia Annual Meeting. 2003.

Ashley S, Paruchuri V, Wood L, Charles T and L Williams-Smith. Anesthetic management of a fence impalement injury in a child. New York State Society of Anesthesiologists 55th Postgraduate Assembly Proceedings. 2001;(P-9075) 178.

Nesargi S, Ashley S, Rothernberg S, Lewis K and C Johnson. Aged related mortality in urban level 1 trauma center. Trauma Care. 2001;11(1).

DeCiutiis VL, AShley S, Bryan W and HP Zhang. Hetastarch 6% for the treatment of post spinal headache. Western Anesthesia Resident's Conference Scientific Program. 1998.

Ashley S, Wood L, Louis-Jacques MA, Von Phul R and D. Wooten. A comparison of single shot versus continuous supraclavicular nerve block using the plumb bob technique. Regional Anesthesiology Supplement.1995;20(25): 133.

Johnson C and S Ashley: Perioperative care of patients with shock and multiple trauma, Lake CL, Rick LJ and RJ Sperry, (ed), Advances in Anesthesia, Vol. 18, Mosby Inc., pp. 2001;233-276.

Johnson C, Ashley S and S Steen: Emergency anesthesia, Yoshikawa T and D Norman, (ed), Acute Emergencies and Critical Care of the Geriatric Patient, 1st Ed, Marcel Dekker Inc., New York. 2000;83-102.

Ashley S, Johnson C and C Sessions. Sickle cell disease, anesthesia, and Sammy Sickler. Seminars in Anesthesia. 1998;(17) 130-138.

King HK, Ashley S, Braithwaite J, Decayette J and D Wooten. Adequacy of general anesthesia for cesarean section. Anesthesia & Analgesia. 1993;(77) 84-88.