Pain Management Physicians
Provide high level and patient-centered care in the discipline of Anesthesiology Pain Medicine
Consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment.
Recommends and orders tests to determine extent of illness or help diagnose condition. Monitors lab results, medication adherence and medication toxicities.
Prescribe or administer treatment, therapy, medication, vaccinations, and other medical care to treat or prevent illness, disease, or injury.
Explain and discuss procedures, test results, or prescribed treatment with the patient.
Coordinate work with nurses, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, pharmacists, psychologists, and other health care providers.
Refers patients to medical specialists when necessary.
Represents the practice at LGH committees in such a manner that the burden of attending the meetings is reasonably distributed among all of the physicians in the group.
Assists in recruiting and interviewing of new physicians and staff to the practice.
Attends Directors' and Committee meetings.
Acquires the necessary CME credits and takes the certification examination to maintain re-certification status.
Medical Doctor (MD), Doctor of Osteopathy (DO), issued by the Accreditation Council on Medical Education.
Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology or Board eligible.
Current Medical licensure issued by PA State Board of Medicine or the PA State Board of Osteopathic Medicine.
Successful completion of Anesthesiology Residency preferred.
Prior experience as a Anesthesiologist preferred.
A health care provider in good standing with Medicare, Medicaid, and other federal and state health insurance programs, i.e. not excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal or state health insurance program.
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (Required), Medical Doctor (Required)