Ferenc Rabai

Ferenc Rabai, MD

Assistant Professor Of Anesthesiology; Medical Director, Interoperative Electrophysiology

Business Phone: (352) 273-8960
Business Email: frabai@anest.ufl.edu

About Ferenc Rabai

Dr. Rabai joined us in June 2017, as an Assistant Professor in Anesthesiology. He completed both his anesthesiology residency in 2016 and his fellowship in neuroanesthesiology in 2017 here at the University of Florida. He obtained his medical degree (Summa Cum Laude) from the University of Debrecen in Hungary.

Dr. Rabai’s research interests include prediction of post-traumatic cerebral infarction in traumatic brain injury and the clinical utility of intraoperative neuromonitoring. Prior to pursuing a career in anesthesiology he completed core surgical training in the United Kingdom leading to membership of the Royal College of Surgeons of England in 2010. He worked as a staff grade surgeon in private practice for two years before coming to UF in 2012.

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology


Frailty Assessment and Prehabilitation Before Complex Spine Surgery in Patients With Degenerative Spine Disease: A Narrative Review.
Journal of neurosurgical anesthesiology. [DOI] 10.1097/ANA.0000000000000787. [PMID] 34354024.
Perioperative Multidisciplinary Delirium Prevention: A Longitudinal Case Report
A & A Case Reports. 15(1) [DOI] 10.1213/XAA.0000000000001364.
Blood-Related Toxicity after Traumatic Brain Injury: Potential Targets for Neuroprotection.
Molecular neurobiology. 57(1):159-178 [DOI] 10.1007/s12035-019-01766-8. [PMID] 31617072.
Eisenmenger Syndrome in Pregnancy: A Management Conundrum.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 34(10):2813-2822 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2020.02.053. [PMID] 32381307.
Neurophysiological monitoring and spinal cord integrity.
Best practice & research. Clinical anaesthesiology. 30(1):53-68 [DOI] 10.1016/j.bpa.2015.11.006. [PMID] 27036603.
Contralateral and Third Ventricular Compression Are Early Ct Signs Heralding Secondary Infarcts in Non-Penetrating Severe Traumatic Brain Injury
Journal of Neurotrauma. 31(5)


Fellowship, Neuroanesthesiology
2017 · University of Florida
Residency, Anesthesiology
2016 · University of Florida
Foundation and Core Surgical Training
2010 · Severn Deanery
Residency, General Surgery
2006 · Semmelweis University Medical School
2003 · University of Debrecen

Contact Details

(352) 273-8960