Niroop Ravula, M.D.

Niroop Ravula, M.D.



Pediatric Anesthesiology


  • Associate Professor


Niroop Ravula is not currently accepting new patients. For assistance finding a UC Davis doctor, please call 800-2-UCDAVIS (800-282-3284).

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4150 V St., Suite 1200
Sacramento, CA 95817
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Department Fax: 916-734-7980

Clinical Interests

Dr. Ravula is an active clinician specializing in pediatric anesthesiology and pediatric cardiac anesthesiology.  He actively collaborates with his colleagues in providing simulation training for medical students, pediatric interns, anesthesiology residents and fellows.  

Dr. Ravula is also the Director of MEPA (Medical Emergencies in Pediatric Anesthesia) for the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.  


Pediatric Anesthesiology

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital


Surgery Medicine, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Hyderabad, India 1997

Anesthesiology, Epsom General Hospital, Epsom, UK 2001

Anesthesiology, Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Hospital, Hyderabad, India 2000

M.B.B.S., Kakatiya Medical College, Hyderabad, India 1997

Internship: University Hospital, Lewisham, UK 2001-2003


Anesthesiology, Medway Maritime Hospital, Gillingham, Kent, UK 2003-2004


Anesthesiology, Guys & St. Thomas Hospital, London, UK 2004-2005

Anesthesiology, Queen Victoria Hospital, London, UK 2005-2006

Board Certifications

Royal College of Anaesthetists, UK,

Professional Memberships

California Society of Anesthesiologists

Society for Pediatric Anesthesiology

Honors and Awards

Visiting Instructor Clinical Colleague of the Year, C.S. Mott's Children's Hospital, University of Michigan, Ann Arobor, MI, 2007

Select Recent Publications

Quinonez, ZA, Ravula, NR. Anisocoria in a 10-month old girl in the immediate preoperative setting: can you proceed with surgery? J of biomedical research. 2011; 25(3): 224-6.

Ravula, N, Ekbal, N, D'Sa, A. Peritoneal dialysis from femoral venous catheterisation. Anaesthesia. 2009; 64(5): 577.