Afrin Sagir, M.D.

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Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director of Medical Student Rotation for Pain Medicine, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania Penn Medicine
CPORT Senior Scholar, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
3400 Spruce Street, 5033 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
M.B., B.S. (Medicine and Surgery)
Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, 2012.
M.D. (Anesthesiology)
Armed Forces Medical College Pune, India, 2015.
Residency (Anesthesiology)
Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 2021.
Fellowship (Pain Medicine)
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, 2022.
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Selected Publications

Afrin Sagir, Parker Woolley, Fangyu Chen : Geriatric Anesthesia: A practical guide. Bentham Science Publishers Ltd 2023 Notes: Final submission in progress.

Sagir A, Simopoulos T, Gill J: Comparison of antero-posterior view epidurogram for interlaminar epidural steroid injection with contralateral oblique and lateral fluoroscopic views. Interventional Pain Management. Elsevier, 2(1), March 2023.

Sagir A, Raduka J, Budiansky A, Soliman A, Visos N, Maurtual, MA: Sufentanil: Pharmacolgy and Current Applications in Clinical Practice. Journal of Pharmacology & Clinical Toxicology July 2022.

Solomons JNT, Sagir A, Yazdi C: Meralgia Paresthetica Current Pain and Headache Reports May 2022 Notes: doi: 10.1007/s11916-022-01053-7. Epub ahead of print.

Sagir A, Simopoulos T.: A Case Report on Persistent Hip Pain after Total Hip Replacement. American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine November 2021 Notes: Oral Presentation (San Francisco, CA).

Sagir A, Ahuja S, Soliman LM, Farag E.: Co-presentation of Posterior Reversible Encephalopathy Syndrome in a patient with Post Dural Puncture Headache. Pain Medicine Page: pnab216, July 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1093/pm/pnab216, Epub ahead of print.

Maurtua M, Tovar-Camargo O, Sagir A, Trivedi J.: Neuro Online Module 16: Evaluating Patients with Suspected Increased ICP. Anesthesia Education Toolbox June 2021 Notes: module-16-evaluating-patients-with-suspected-increased-icp.

Ince I, Chiu A, Sagir A, Chahar P, Lin J, Douglas A, Adi A, Fang J, Mao G, Turan A.: Association of Pain With Atrial Fibrillation and Delirium After Cardiac Surgery: A DECADE Sub-Study. Journal of Cardiothoracic Vascular Anesthesia S1053-0770(21): 00424-9, May 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2021.05.013. Epub ahead of print.

Sagir A, Bolash R.: Combined Bipolar and V-shaped Lesions for Lumbar Facet Radiofrequency Ablation: A Technical Report. Pain Medcine Page: pnab136, April 2021 Notes: doi: 10.1093/pm/pnab136, Epub ahead of print.

Chmiela MA, Hendrickson M, Hale J, Liang C, Telefus P, Sagir A, Stanton-Hicks M.: Direct Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome: A 30-Year Review. Neuromodulation 24(6): 971-982, October 2020.

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Last updated: 05/17/2023
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