Pain is a condition that affects the daily life and financial security of hundreds of thousands of individuals and their families. This complex, challenging problem requires careful investigation of symptoms and specialized care. The Cedars-Sinai Pain Center is composed of a team of board-certified healthcare specialists with fellowship training in anesthesiology, internal medicine, physical medicine, psychology and pain management.
The structure of the Pain Medicine Anesthesiology Fellowship program enables the fellow to focus on evaluation and diagnosis of pain sources and concentrate management on the specific generators that are responsible for pain.
The Pain Medicine Anesthesiology Fellowship is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education.
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The research of Bruce L. Gewertz, MD, focuses on human factors in delivery of health care and the distribution of surgical service. His clinical interests include cerebrovascular disease, especially intraoperative neurophysiologic monitoring ...