Doctor's Profile

Dr Abraq Asma Riyaz


Associate professor, Department of Anaesthesia

Reg. Number: DMC-108194


A dedicated and passionate anaesthesiologist with more than a decade of experience in the field of anaesthesiology. Having requisite technical skills and expertise in managing the wide spectrum of responsibilities in Anesthesiology and Critical Care.  Having a decade of work experience in all the basic specialities and superspecialities including plastic,neurosurgery,paediatric surgery ,onco surgery,bariatric surgery etc. Active participant in research work, academic activities, and teaching and training of post graduate students and paramedicals. An undergraduate and post graduate teacher since last 10 years. After completing MD Anaesthesia and and Senior residency from prestigious Sher-I-kashmir institute of medical sciences in 2012,served  as Consultant Anesthesia in  state health services.Subsequently was selected as faculty in prestigious Government Medical college Srinagar in 2013 .Continued to serve in GMC faculty for ten years in different capacities as lecturer  and Assistant Professor . Having excellent communication skills, analytical ability, patient centric approach and emphasis on core medical ethics.

Area of Interest

  • High risk anaesthesia, Critical Care
  • Bariartic anaesthesia
  • paediatric anaesthesia
  • Onco anaesthesia
  • USG in Anaesthesia & Critical Care

Educational Qualifications

Degree Year Name of College & University Registration Number Date of Registration
MBBS 2003 Government medical college jammu,university of jammu JKMC-8221 26-08-2004
MD 2009 Sher-i-Kashmir institute of medical sciences,Srinagar JKMC-1735 23-03-2013

Deatils of Teaching Experience

Designation* Institution From To Duration
Associate Professor HIMSR 01-04-2023 Till Date
Assistant Professor Government Medical College, Srinagar 24-10-2017 03-02-2023 5 Years 4 Months
Lecturer Government Medical College,Srinagar 05-03-2013 23-10-2017 4 Years, 7 Months
Senior Resident Sher–I-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences, Srinagar 01-09-2009 02-11-2012 3 Years


  • Coauthored two chapters in book”Perioperative Anaesthetic Emergiencies”(ISBN No.978-93-91216-46-7)
  • Aidal,N Farooq,H Bashir,AAsma.To Evaluate Analgesic efficacy of Ultrasound Guided Pectoral Nerves I and II Blocks in Multimodal Analgesia for Breast Cancer Surgery.J Res Med Dent Sci 2022;10(1):174-179
  • I Rana,N Farooq,A Asma Abdominis Plane Block Versus Ilioinguinal/Iliohypogastric Nerve bock with Wound Infiltration for Postoperative Analgesia in Inguinal Hernia Surgery:A Prospective Observational Study .International Journal of Health and Clinical Research 2021;4(13):210-214
  • AA Riyaz,UG Salmani,JADar.An Observational Prospective study on the effect of bolus epidural single dose of Magnesium as an adjuvant to epidural fentanyl for post operative analgesia in patients undergoing combined spinal epidural anaesthesia.International Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences Research 2020;2(5):134-140
  • Shoaib Y, Dagar A,Asma A .Home care of Patients with Head Injury:Are we Neglecting the Care givers?Indian J Neurotrauma 2017;00:1-3
  • Shoaib Y, Nayil K, Makhdoomi R,Asma A of diffusion and perfusion magnetic resonance imaging in predicting histopathological grade of gliomas:A Prospective study.Asian Journal of Neurosurgery2017
  • Ahmed A, Ommid M, Manzoor S,Asma A,, Study on Intraoperative Awareness and recall during General Anaesthesia- A Prospective Observational Study.J Evolution Med.Dent.Sci 2017;6(68);4871-4877
  • MOmmid,AKhatoon,SIshaq,R Lone,SAhad,AAsma, Levels as a Prognostic Indicator in ICU Population.Annals of Advanced Medical Sciences2017;1(1)
  • Ali YS,Dagar A,Reyaz AA,Gupta LN. Remote Acute Extradural Hematoma formation after Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt-A Rare Occurrence.Int Arch BioMed Clin Res 2016 ;2(1):29-31
  • A Asma,MOmmid,SA Gurcoo et al.A Prospective ,Randomised Study on Impact of Early Tracheostomy on Withdrawl of Mechanical Ventilation in Severe Head Injury Patients-A Comparison with Late Tracheostomy.Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences 2016;15(4):47-59
  • R Najeeb,AAsma,MZahid, Evaluvation of Prophylactic Intramuscular Phenylephrine and Ephedrine on Spinal Anaesthesia Induced Hypotension during Caesarean Section and Their Effects on Apgar Score and Neonatal Outcomes.Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences 2015;4(74):12852-60
  • RNajeeb,NYadav,AAsma, Evaluation of Central Venous Versus Arterial Blood Sample for Repetitive Measurements in Critically Ill Patients Admitted in Intensive Care Unit.Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences2015;4(65):11375-86
  • AAsma,SParveen,MRameez .Perioperative Management of a Patient with Dilated Cardiomyopathy Undergoing Hemicolectomy .Journal of Evolution of Medical and Dental Sciences2015;4(68):11912-917
  • RNajeeb,HSaini,M Ommid,AAsma.Comparison of Igel ,Proseal LMA and Endotracheal tube in laproscopic surgeries.Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences 2015;14(6):36-40
  • MOmmid,AKGupta,AAsma,SGurcoo Management of a Haemophilic Patient with Thrombophilia. Rev. Col. Anest.Febrero 2011;39(1):86-93

Research Work & Projects

  • 1. A Prospective Randomised Study on Impact of early tracheostomy on Withdrawal of mechanical Ventilation in Severe Head Injury Patients-A Comparison With Late Tracheostomy
  • 2. An Observational Prospective Study on the effect of bolus epidural single dose of magnesium as an adjuvant to epidural fentanyl for post-operative analgesia in patients undergoing combined spinal epidural anesthesia
  • 3. Anaesthesia and ICU outcome of Obstetric patients with abnormal placentation(Placenta Previa, Placenta Accreta, Placenta Increta, Placenta Percreta presenting for Lower segment Caesarean Section (LSCS):Observational Prospective Study(going on)


  • Completed two months of Short Term Training in Critical Care at AIIMS,New Delhi 2016
  • Fellowship in Bariatric Anaesthesia at Max Superspeciality Hospital, Saket 2020
  • Qualified basic course in Biomedical Research in 2022
  • Completed Revised Basic Course Workshop in Medical Education Technology in 2022

Membership of Academic Bodies Societies

  • Life Member of Research Society of Anaesthesiology and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Life Member of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists
  • AHA Certified BLS &ACLS Health care provider 2016

Invited Talks and Lectures

  • Presented a paper on a Prospective Randomised Study on “Impact of Early Tracheostomy on Withdrawl of Mechanical Ventilation in Severe Head Injury Patients:A Comparison with Late Tracheostomy at 13th Postgraduate Research Presentation Programme at Sher-i-Kashmir Institute of Medical Sciences,Srinagar,2009
  • Participated as faculty in 66nd Annual Conference of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists at Agra,2019
  • Participated as faculty in the workshop themed “Role of Ultrasound in Anaesthesia,Critical Care and Pain Medicine at GMC Srinagar,2019

Workshops/ CMEs/ Conference Attended

  • Attended CME/Workshop on Recent Advances in Mechanical Ventilation at GMC Srinagar,2018
  • Attended Update on Surgical Disorders of Liver at GMC Srinagar,2018
  • Participated as Faculty in 66nd Annual Conference of Indian Society of Anaesthesiologists at Agra,2018
  • Attended 8th Post graduate Research Presentation at Government Medical College,Srinagar 2019
  • Paricipated as Faculty in the Workshop themed “Role of Ultrasound in Anaesthesia,Critical Care and Pain Medicine at Government Medical College, Srinagar 2019
  • Attended CME on Palliative Medicine at Government Medical College Srinagar,2019
  • Attended 26th Annual Conference of Indian Society of Critical Care Medicine at Hyderabad 2020
  • Attended CME/Workshop organised by Department of Anaesthesiology,Critical Care,Pain and Palliative Medicine at GMC Srinagar,2022
  • Attended National Haematology Update at Government Medical College,Srinagar2022
  • Attended CME/Workshop on Pulmonary Function and Sleep Disorders at Government Medical College Srinagar 2022
  • Attended 9th Annual Conference cum Workshop ,JAKASICON 2022 at Government Medical College Srinagar