Jeffrey Uppington, MBBS, FRCA, is an outstanding anesthesiologist currently serving as Chief of Staff and Vice Chairman of Clinical Affairs at UC Davis Medical Center in Sacramento, California. Dr. Uppington's clinical support involves working in the operating room two-to-three days/week providing cardiothoracic anesthesia, transesophageal echocardiograms (TEE) and general anesthesia. His research includes new anesthetic agents and servo control of anesthetic infusions. Furthermore, he acts as Clinical Professor in the Anesthesiology and Pain Management Department at UC Davis School of Medicine. Dr. Uppington features an impressive professional journey spanning 42 years as well as an impeccable reputation among patients, students, and peers. Because of his outstanding performance in the field of anesthesiology, The International Association of HealthCare Professionals (IAHCP) has selected Jeffrey Uppington, MBBS, FRCA, to be featured in the premier publication of The Leading Physicians of the World. He believes that he owes his success to his great mentors and broad experience and training. When he is not working, he enjoys wine making.
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Education and Training
The London Hospital Medical School
Univ London, London Hosp Med Coll (See -) 1971
Kings College London 1971
American Board of Anesthesiology- Anesthesiology
AnesthesiologyAmerican Board of AnesthesiologyABA
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Clinical Professor of Anesthesiology, Last 10 Years -
- The London Hospital Medical School
Professional Society Memberships
- American Society of Anesthesiologists, Association of Anesthetics of Great Britain and Ireland, Society for Education in Anesthesia Society of Anesthetists of the South Western Region, Great Britain Society of Cardiovascular Anesthesiologists, Society of Obstetric Anesthetists, Great Britain
What do you attribute your success to?
- Great Mentors, Broad Experience and Training
Hobbies / Sports
- Wine Making
Favorite professional publications
- ASA Journal
Dr. Jeffrey Uppington M.D.'s Practice location
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