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Scotty Dingeman, M.D.

Robert Scott Dingeman, M.D.

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  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine


Anesthesiology, Pediatric Anesthesiology

Research Interests

Pediatric regional anesthesiology; pediatric pain; and pediatric palliative care more


The Johns Hopkins Hospital (Main Entrance)

1800 Orleans St.
The Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children's Center Building
Baltimore, MD 21287 map



  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Departments / Divisions



  • MD; Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (1998)


  • Anesthesiology; New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center (2003)


  • Pediatric Anesthesiology; Boston Children's Hospital (2004)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology (Anesthesiology) (2006)
  • American Board of Anesthesiology (Pediatric Anesthesiology) (2013)

Research & Publications

Clinical Trials

RePPAIR -Reducing Procedural Pain and Improving Recovery of Quality of Life in Pediatric Neuroblastoma Patients Undergoing Bone Marrow Procedures: A Prospective Randomized Cross-over Clinical Trial

Selected Publications

Dingeman RS, Barus LM, Chung HK, Clendenin DJ, Lee CS, Tracy S, Johnson VM, Dennett KV, Zurakowski D, Chen C. Ultrasonography-guided bilateral rectus sheath block vs local anesthetic infiltration after pediatric umbilical hernia repair: a prospective randomized clinical trial. JAMA Surg. 2013 Aug;148(8):707-13

Dingeman RS, Mitchell EA, Meyer EC, Curley MA. Parent presence during complex invasive procedures and cardiopulmonary resuscitation: a systematic review of the literature. Pediatrics. 2007 Oct;120(4):842-54

Pancaro C, Dingeman RS, Miller T. Temperature probe used as a flexible stylet for unexpected difficult laryngoscopy in an infant. J Clin Anesth. 2011 Sep;23(6):517

Pancaro C, Miller T, Dingeman RS. Anesthetic management of a child with Bannayan-Riley-Ruvalcaba syndrome. Anesth Analg. 2008 Jun;106(6):1928-9

Dingeman RS, Goumnerova LC, Goobie SM. The use of a laryngeal mask airway for emergent airway management in a prone child. Anesth Analg. 2005 Mar;100(3):670-1

Activities & Honors


  • Society for Pediatric Anesthesia, Society for Pediatric Pain Medicine, American Society of Anesthesiologists

Patient Ratings & Comments

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