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Adj Asst Prof Avinash Gobindram

Adj Asst Prof Avinash Gobindram


Senior Consultant

Changi General Hospital

Specialty: Anaesthesiology

Conditions Treated by this Doctor:
Anaesthesia, Anaesthesia During Your Surgery.

Clinical Appointments

  • Senior Consultant Anaesthesia & Surgical Intensive Care Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital
  • Senior Consultant Sleep Medicine, Surgery & Science Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital
  • Director, Preoperative Anaesthesia Assessment Clinic (PAAC) Changi General HospitalChangi General Hospital
  • Assistant Director SingHealth Duke-NUS Sleep Centre


​Dr Avinash Gobindram is a Senior Consultant anesthetist and intensivist and has been with Changi General Hospital (CGH) since 2013. He completed a fellowship in airway management from the Royal National Ear, Nose and Throat Hospital and the University College London Hospital. Dr Avinash also has a fellowship in critical care medicine from the Royal London Hospital and is an NHS Leadership Fellow with a Postgraduate Diploma in Clinical Innovation and Leadership from the University of Manchester.

He has an interest in airway management, high risk surgery , preoperative assessment and sleep medicine.


  • MB BCh BAO
  • FRCA
  • Pg Cert in Clinical Innovation and Leadership

Professional Appointments and Committee Memberships

  • ​Assistant Director - Sleep Medicine, Surgery & Science
  • Adjunct Assistant Professor - Duke-NUS
  • Senior Clinical Lecturer - NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine


  • 2016 Dean Teaching Award - NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine

Research Interests

  • Telehealth and Digital Adaptation
  • Medical innovation
  • Surgical Risk Stratification
  • OSA and Sleep Medicine


  • Advanced airway interventions in the trapped (racing) driver: a randomised cross-over trial Schyma B; Gobindram A; Joseph A; Wen KJ; Shippey B; Chew K .British Paramedic Journal, Volume 2, Number 2, 1 September 2017, pp. 2-12(11)
  • Face to Face Airway Management of the Trapped Driver
    Schyma, B.; Gobindram, A.; Joseph, A.; Kam, J. W.; Shippey, B.; Chew, K.
    Anesthesia & Analgesia: September 2016 - Volume 123 - Issue 3S_Suppl - p 708–709
  • ENT Emergencies
    Gobindram A, Patel A. Anaesthesia and Intensive Care 2008; 9(7):306 - 308
  • Cricoid Pressure –Is it time we lay off the pressure?
    Gobindram A, Clarke S.  Anaesthesia 2008. Accepted and awaiting publication
  • Major Elective Gastrointestinal Surgery: Does Fluid Restriction Improve Outcome?
    Gobindram A, Gowrie Mohan S. British Journal of Hospital Medicine 2007; (68)3:112
  • CSE in Morbidly Obese Parturient   
    Gobindram A, Gowrie Mohan S, McNeillis S, Ramanayake PU. International Journal of Obstetric Anaesthesia 2007 ;( 16) S1:S38
  • Cardiomyopathy: Implications On Anaesthetic And Critical Care Management
    Gobindram A, James K, Hurley R. Care of the Critically Ill   2006; (22.6)

Research Trials