Below you will find some of the top CRPS/RSD researchers in the world, and articles on their past and current research.
Robert Schwartzman, M.D.
Professor and Chairman
-retiring June 2013
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
American Academy of Pain Medicine
Giancarlo Barolat, MD, is one of the world leaders in the area of neuro-implantable technologies for the management of pain and motor disorders.
Dr. Barolat is one of the pioneers of spinal cord stimulation for spasticity and pain management.
Dr. Barolat is on the Board of Directors of Rocky Mountain CRPS/RSD
Sean Mackey M.D.
Departments of Anesthesia
Sean Mackey, MD, PhD, is Chief of the Division of Pain Management and Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesia at Stanford University
Chief, Pain Management Division, Stanford University (2007 - present) Associate Professor, Anesthesia & Pain Management, Stanford University (2007 - present)
"Best Doctors in America" 2008, 2009, 2010
OUTSTANDING FACULTY AWARD, USF COLLEGE OF MEDICINE
Patients' Choice Award: 2008 — 2009
Anthony F. Kirkpatrick, M.D., Ph.D. Editor Department of Anesthesiology University of South Florida
Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Committee
Board of Directors of RSD Foundation
Current Research And Treatments
Dr. Forest Tennant, Dr.PH
Former Consultant to:
US Food and Drug Administration
National Football League
Author of: "The Intractable Pain Patient's Handbook for Survival."
Editor Emeritus of Practical Pain Management, the nation's most widely circulated pain journal for physicians.