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Amber Borucki


Director, Pediatric Anesthesia Pain Services
Anesthesiologist and pain medicine physician
Mother, equestrian and horse lover

Dr. Amber Borucki is an anesthesiologist and pediatric pain medicine specialist whose focus is chronic pain conditions in children and eliminating, reducing or managing pain that occurs after surgery. She also works with patients to prevent postsurgical pain from becoming chronic. She is director of UCSF's Pediatric Anesthesia Pain Services.

Borucki completed her medical degree at Rush Medical College, followed by a residency in anesthesiology at the University of Chicago. She completed a fellowship in pediatric anesthesiology at Boston Children's Hospital as well as a combined fellowship in pediatric and adult pain medicine at Boston Children's and Brigham and Women's hospitals.

  • Education

    Rush Medical College, MD, 2009

  • Residencies

    University of Chicago, Anesthesiology, 2013

  • Fellowships

    Boston Children's Hospital, Pediatric Anesthesiology, 2014

    Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Pediatric and Adult Pain Medicine, 2016

  • Board Certifications

    Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology

    Pain Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology

    Pediatric Anesthesiology, American Board of Anesthesiology

  • Academic Title

    Assistant Professor

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    Selected research

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