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Michael A. Erdek, MD

Michael A. Erdek, MD

Associate Professor
Program Director of Pain Fellowship
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins Blaustein Pain Treatment Center
Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
601 North Caroline Street, Suite 3062
Baltimore, MD 21287

Phone / Appointment Information: 410-955-PAIN (7246)

Biography

Dr. Michael Erdek is an associate professor of anesthesiology and critical care medicine and oncology at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is the Pain Fellowship Program Director for the Division of Pain Medicine.

Dr. Erdek received his undergraduate medical education at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a Walter Lewis Croll and a James and Helen Hovorka Scholar. He trained in surgery and in anesthesiology prior to completing his subspecialty training in pain medicine and critical care medicine at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.

Dr. Erdek has been appointed to the Polyanalgesic Consensus Panel, which formulates international recommendations for intraspinal drug delivery. He has published a number of peer-reviewed articles, book chapters and scientific posters in the field of interventional pain medicine. He has also lectured at Johns Hopkins and as a visiting professor at several academic medical institutions.

He is board certified in pain medicine and in anesthesiology. Dr. Erdek’s society memberships include the American Board of Anesthesiology, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the American Pain Society and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He has served as a consulting reviewer for Lancet, Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology.

Dr. Erdek has received private and industry funding for his research in cancer pain management. His interests center around interventional pain management, particularly the assessment and interventional treatment of cancer pain, intrathecal therapy for spasticity refractory to management by oral medications, and the use of spinal cord stimulation for treatment of neuropathic pain, refractory angina pectoris, and refractory peripheral vascular disease.

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Anesthesiology Grand Rounds

ACCM Grand Rounds take place Thursdays at 7 AM in Hurd Hall. Windows Media Player is required to view webcasts.

6/2: Modeling And Innovation In Medicine – Joshua Epstein, MD
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6/9: Mihai Podgareaunu, MD

6/16: Quality Assurance Committee Meeting – Tracey Smith Stierer, MD

6/23: Patient Based Learning Discussion – Tracey Smith Stierer, MD

6/30: Science & Implications Of Inflammatory Markers To Predict Perioperative Risks – David Gozal, MD

2016 Donald W. and Marjorie Benson Lectureship on Pain Medicine – Tony Yaksh, MD
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