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David R. Sinclair, M.D., MBA

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David R. Sinclair, M.D., MBA


  • Fax: 305-545-6501


  • Anesthesiology



Clinical Areas

Patient Safety & Quality

Risk Management

Clinical Informatics



  • American Board of Anesthesiology


  • Associate Chief Medical Information Officer, UHealth
  • Associate Chief Medical Officer, University of Miami Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology


  • Lubarsky DA, Guercio JR, Hanna J, Abreu M, Ma Q, Uribe C, Birnbach DJ, Sinclair DR, Candiotti KA. The Impact of Anesthesia Providers on Major Morbidity Following Screening Colonoscopies. J Multidiscip Healthc 2015; 28 (8): 255-70
  • Sinclair DR, Lubarsky DA, Vigoda MM, Birnbach DJ, Harris EA, Behrens V, Bazan RE, Williams SM, Arheart K, Candiotti KA. A matrix model for valuing anesthesia service with the resource-based relative value system. J Multidiscip Healthc 2014; 8 (7): 449-58
  • Sinclair DR. Gaining Acceptance for Anesthesia Information Management Systems Among Anesthesiologists. Can J Anaesth 2013; 60 (7): 730-732
  • Sinclair DR. Methodologies of Anesthesia Information Management System Development. J Clin Anesth 2013; 25 (6)
  • Sinclair DR, Cooper L. Should automated information management systems be leased? J Clin Anesth 2013; 25 (1): 78
  • Sinclair DR. Discounted cash flow of anesthesia information management systems. J Clin Anesth 2012; 24 (7): 603-4
  • Sinclair DR. Cost-cutting capital investment proposals in chronic pain management. J Clin Anesth 2012; 24 (1): 82-3
  • Sinclair DR. Recovery room waitlists may be predicted. J Clin Anesth 2011; 23 (8): 671
  • Sinclair DR. Poisson probability function can help optimize trauma operating room availability. Can J Anaesth 2011; 23 (6): 517-8
  • Sinclair DR. Using the Production Possibility Frontier to Measure Operating Room Efficiency. Can J Anaesth 2011; 58 (3): 342-343
  • Sinclair DR. Capital budgeting decisions using the discounted cash flow method. Can J Anaesth 2010; 57 (7): 704-705
  • Sinclair DR. Equivalent annual cost: a method for comparing the cost of multi-use medical devices. Can J Anaesth 2010; 57(5): 521-522
  • Sinclair DR. Inventory Management and the Safety Stock of Disposable Airway Devices. Can J Anaesth 2010; 57 (7): 706-707
  • Chung F, Kayumov L, Sinclair DR, Edward R, Moller HJ, Shapiro CM: What is the driving performance of ambulatory surgical patients after general Anesthesia. Anesthesiology 2005; 103(5):951-956
  • David R. Sinclair, Frances Chung, Alison Smiley: General Anesthesia Does Not Impair Simulator Driving Skills in Volunteers in the Immediate Recovery Period-A Pilot Study. Canadian J of Anaesth 2003; 50: 238-245
  • J. Wong, S. Marshall, F. Chung, D. Sinclair, D. Song, D. Tong: Spinal Anesthesia Improves the Early Recovery Profile of Patients Undergoing Ambulatory Knee Arthroscopy. Canadian Journal of Anesthesia 2001; 48(4): 369-375
  • D. Sinclair MD; Frances Chung FRCPC; Gabor Mezei MD, Ph.D: Can Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting Be Predicted? Anesthesiology 1999; 91(1): 109-118
  • 16. Yorke D, Mitchell J, Clow C, Nuguid E, Cadogan R, Sinclair D, Luscoombe S, Rozen R, Meredith P, Esseltine D, et al. Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell and Other Hemoglobinopathies: a Canadian Pilot Study. Clinical and Investigative Medicine 1992; 15(4): 376-383


2014 MBA
Florida Atlantic University
1999 Fellowship
University of Toronto
1997 Residency
University of Rochester
1994 Transitional Internship
Boston University
1993 M.D.
McGill University Medical School

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