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Beatrice M. Afrangui, MD

Academic Title:

Clinical Assistant Professor

Primary Appointment:


Additional Title:

Director, Procedure Readiness Evaluation and Preparation (PREP) Center



Phone (Primary):

(410) 328-9837


(410) 328-5531

Education and Training

1985: B.S., Freie Universitaet Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1989: M.D., Freie Universitaet Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1988–1989: Internship, Freie Universitaet Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1989–1991: Krankenhaus Spandau, Departments of General Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care, Berlin, Germany
1991–1992: Residency, Washington Hospital Center, Department of Surgery, Washington, DC
1992–1995: Residency, University of Maryland Medical System, Department of Anesthesiology, Baltimore, MD


3/96-8/96: Fellow/Clinical Instructor in Neuroanesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
9/96-2/97: Fellow/Clinical Instructor in Obstetric Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland
3/97-Present: Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, University of Maryland School of Medicine; Anesthesiologist, University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland

Highlighted Publications

Sprung J, Tabak J, Markowski (Afrangui) BM, Thomas P, Bourke DL. Resistance to injection may predict spinal catheter breakage. Anesthesiology 1994, Nov, 81(5):1296-8.

Afrangui, B, Malinow AM. Severe preeclampsia complicating mitral valve stenosis. Reg. Anesth Pain Med. 1998 Mar-Apr; 23(2):204-9.

Qiu C, Westbrook H, McCoy C, Afrangui B, Malinow A. Increasing the spinal dose of plain bupivacaine does not affect the onset or lower extent of sensory anesthesia but does affect onset and intensity of lower extremity motor block. Annual meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiology, Dallas, TX, October 1999.

Siddiqui S, Afrangui B, Malinow A. A parturient with severe bullous emphysema from intravenous drug abuse. Obstetric Anesthesia, p.138-142, v II, number 2, April 2002

Beatrice Afrangui, M.D., Rachel Wallace, M.D., Jessica Galey, M.D., Sheryl Nagle, M.D., Shobana Bharadwaj, M.B.B.S. . No Title Available. A PARTURIENT WITH A CEREBELLAR PONTINE ANGLE MASS PRESENTING FOR "EXPEDITED DELIVERY OF THE FETUS". Society for Obstetric Anesthesiology and Perinatology Annual Meeting. Boston, Ma, 2016: Vol n/a: 4.

Research Interests

Preoperative Evaluation and Preparation of Surgical Patients
Perioperative Glycemic Control
Perioperative Beta Blockade
Acute Postoperative Pain Management

Clinical Specialty Details

Obstetric Anesthesiology