Sonia D Mehta

Sonia D Mehta, MD

Associate Professor Of Anesthesiology

Business Phone: (352) 273-7094
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About Sonia D Mehta

Dr. Mehta is an Associate Professor in the division of Pediatric Anesthesiology. She received her medical degree from Northeastern Ohio Medical University and came to UF in 2007 for her internship and residency in anesthesiology. She then went back to Ohio to complete a Pediatric Fellowship at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital before returning to UF as an Assistant Professor.

Dr. Mehta has been awarded the Exemplary Teaching Award at UF and has been a visiting professor at Nova Southeast University and Santa Rosa, Honduras. She has a passion for education and enjoys teaching and finding ways for people to learn and retain information. In her free time, Dr. Mehta likes to play piano and sing, travel, and spend time with family and friends. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology and holds an ABA, Subspecialty Certification, in both Pediatric Anesthesiology and Basic Transesophageal Echocardiography. She is also a member of many professional societies such as the Society of Pediatric Anesthesia, American Society of Anesthesiologists, and the Florida Society of Anesthesiologists.

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pediatric Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Profile

  • Anesthesiology


Characteristics and Treatment of Patients Diagnosed With Paradoxical Adipose Hyperplasia After Cryolipolysis: A Case Series and Scoping Review.
Aesthetic surgery journal. 42(12):NP763-NP774 [DOI] 10.1093/asj/sjac219. [PMID] 35961054.
Anesthetic Management of Children With Propionic Acidemia Undergoing Esophagogastroduodenoscopy.
Cureus. 13(9) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.18168. [PMID] 34707951.
Community-Based Production of Quality Face Masks for Personal Protection During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
American journal of medical quality : the official journal of the American College of Medical Quality. 36(1):17-21 [DOI] 10.1177/1062860620956726. [PMID] 32911956.
Emergency Sugammadex Reversal in an 850-G Premature Infant: A Case Report.
The journal of pediatric pharmacology and therapeutics : JPPT : the official journal of PPAG. 26(1):107-110 [DOI] 10.5863/1551-6776-26.1.107. [PMID] 33424509.
Endotracheal Intubation Using Alfentanil in a Pediatric Patient with a Mitochondrial Myopathy and Gastroparesis.
Journal of pediatric genetics. 10(1):53-56 [DOI] 10.1055/s-0040-1702153. [PMID] 33552640.
Ketamine infusion reduces narcotic requirements following gastric bypass surgery: a randomized controlled trial.
Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery. 17(4):737-743 [DOI] 10.1016/j.soard.2020.11.027. [PMID] 33451962.
Aortopexy Complicated by ST Segment Elevations in a Four-Month-Old Infant.
Cureus. 12(11) [DOI] 10.7759/cureus.11436. [PMID] 33324519.
Complete Tracheal Transection in a 3-Year-Old After Blunt Neck Trauma: a Case Report.
Romanian journal of anaesthesia and intensive care. 27(1):4-10 [DOI] 10.2478/rjaic-2020-0003. [PMID] 34056117.
Thromboelastography-targeted management of severe coagulopathy and off-label use of four-factor prothrombin complex concentrate in an infant with massive bleeding.
Blood coagulation & fibrinolysis : an international journal in haemostasis and thrombosis. 31(2):170-173 [DOI] 10.1097/MBC.0000000000000888. [PMID] 31977329.


Fellowship, Pediatric Anesthesiology
2012 · Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Residency, Anesthesiology
2011 · University of Florida
2007 · Northeastern Ohio University

Contact Details

(352) 273-7094
Business Mailing:
1345 SW Center Drive
Business Street:
1345 SW Center Drive, PO Box 100254
Gainesville FL 32610