Amber Borucki, MD

Anesthesiologist and pain medicine physician
Director, Pediatric Anesthesia Pain Services

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.


Pain Management
1825 Fourth St., Fifth Floor, 5A
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1328
Fax: (415) 353-3729

Pancreas Program
1825 Fourth St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 353-2813
Fax: (415) 476-1343

More about Amber Borucki


Rush Medical College 2009


University of Chicago, Anesthesiology 2013


Boston Children's Hospital, Pediatric Anesthesiology 2014
Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Pediatric and Adult Pain Medicine 2016

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Borucki AN, Greco CD. An update on complex regional pain syndromes in children and adolescents. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2015 Aug; 27(4):448-52.
  2. Borucki A, Kovatsis P, Seefelder C. Risks of fixed-angle supraglottic airways in infants. Paediatr Anaesth. 2015 Apr; 25(4):432-3.

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