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" The Voice Of Interventional Pain Management "

celebrating our 10th anniversary
 

 

 

 

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Medical Director
Pain Management Center of Paducah
2831 Lone Oak Road
Paducah, KY 42003
Phone: (270) 554-9412
Fax: (270) 554-5394
drm@asipp.org
 
OFFICERS

PRESIDENT

Peter S. Staats, MD

Managing Partner, Premier Pain Centers

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

160 Avenue at the Common, Suite 1

Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

732-380-0200

peterstaats@hotmail.com

FIRST EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT

Francis Riegler, MD
Universal Pain Management

819 Auto Center Drive

Palmdale, CA 93551
Phone: (661) 267-6876
Fax: (661) 538-9483

friegler@upmgt.com

SECOND EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT

David A. Bryce, MD

Advanced Pain Management

34 Schroeder Court.

Madison, Wisconsin, 53711

tonys09@gmail.com

VICE PRESIDENT - STRATEGIC PLANNING

Sudhir Diwan, MD

Executive Director

Manhattan Spine and Pain Medicine, PC

115 East 57th Street

New York, NY  10022

sudhir.diwan63@gmail.com

 

SECRETARY

Harold Cordner, MD

Florida Pain Management Associates

13825 U.S. Hwy 1

Sebastian, FL 32958

gassdoc@aol.com

TREASURER

Frank J.E. Falco, MD
Medical Director, Midatlantic Spine
139 East Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE 19713
Clinical Assistant Professor
Temple University Medical School
Philadelphia, PA
Phone: (302) 369-1700
Fax: (302) 369-1717
cssm01@aol.com

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Aaron K. Calodney, MD
NeuroCareNetwork
P.O. Box 130459
Tyler, TX 75713-0459
Phone: (903) 531-2500
Fax: (903) 597-8997
aaroncalodney@me.com

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD
Medical Director, Millennium Pain Center
1015 South Mercer
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: (309) 662-4321

Fax: (309) 661-4532
ramsinbenyamin@yahoo.com

 

LIFETIME DIRECTORS

Cyrus E. Bakhit, MD
Medical Director
Pain Management Center of Roanoke
2110 Carolina Ave., 2nd floor
Roanoke, VA 24014
Phone: (540) 345-4230
Fax: (540) 345-6458
cbakhit@pmcr.org

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Medical Director
Pain Management Center of Paducah
2831 Lone Oak Road
Paducah, KY 42003
Associate Clinical Professor of

Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

University of Louisville, KY
Phone: (270) 554-9412
Fax: (270) 554-5394
drm@asipp.org

 


Vijay Singh, MD

Medical Director
Pain Diagnostics Associates
1601 Roosevelt Road
Niagara, WI 54151
Phone (715) 251-1780
Fax (715) 251-1812
vj@wmpnet.net

ACADEMIC DIRECTORS

Mark V. Boswell, MD, PhD

Professor & Chairman

Sam & Lolita S. Weakly Endowed Research Chair

Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

530 S. Jackson Street, Room C2A01

Louisville, KY 40202

(502) 852-5851

boswellmv@earthlink.net

Kenneth D. Candido, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

University of Illinois College of Medicine-Chicago

Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

836 W. Wellington Ave, Suite 4815

Chicago, IL 60657

(773) 975-1600

kdcandido@yahoo.com

 

Joshua A. Hirsch, MD

Vice Chief of Interventional Care

Chief of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Service Line Chief of Interventional Radiology

Director of NeuroInterventional Services and Neuroendovascular Program

Massachusetts General Hospital

Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

55 Blossom St., Gray 241B

Boston, MA 02114

hirsch@snisonline.org

Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD

Louisiana State University School of Medicine

Chairman, Department of Anesthesia
Professor of Anesthesia

1542 Tulane Ave., Rm. 659
New Orleans, LA 70112 
(504) 568-2315

alankaye44@hotmail.com

 

 

YOUNG PHYSICIAN DIRECTORS

Steve Aydin, DO

Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

National Spine & Pain Centers

85 Walsh Drive

Mahway, NJ 07430

(201) 825-5898

steve.aydin@gmail.com

Kaylea Boutwell, MD

Interventional Pain Management Specialist

Pain and Rehabilitation Specialists of Saint Louis, LLC

14285 North Outer Forty Road, Suite 360

Saint Louis, MO 63017

kboutwell@prsstl.com

Devi E. Nampiaparimpil, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
and Rehabilitation
NYU School of Medicine

315 West 33rd Street #28G
New York, NY 10001

(312) 523-5935

devichechi@gmail.com

Amol Soin, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery at Wright State University Medical School

Ohio Pain Clinic

8934 Kingsridge Drive, Suite 101
Centerville, OH 45458

(937) 434 2226

ohiopainclinic@gmail.com

 

DIRECTORS-AT-LARGE

Salahadin Abdi, MD, PhD

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Professor and Chair
Department of Pain Medicine
Phone: 713-792-0883
Fax: 713-745-0177

sabdi@mdanderson.org

Sanjay Bakshi, MD

Spine and Pain

115 E 57th Street #610

New York, NY 10022-2129

(212) 535-3505

drbakshi58@gmail.com

Christopher Gharibo, MD

292 Haven Road

Franklin Lakes, NJ

cgharibo@usa.net

Dharam Mann, MD

Medical Director, Garden State Pain Management

1100 New Jersey 70
Whiting, NJ 08759

( 732) 849-0077

mannpainmd@gmail.com

Sanford Silverman, MD

Comprehensive Pain Medicine

100 East Sample Road, Ste. 200

Pompano Beach, FL

(954) 545-0106

sanfordsilverman@cpmedicine.com

 

DIRECTORS EMERITUS

Hans C. Hansen, MD

Medical Director

The Pain Relief Centers, LLC
1224 Commerce St
Conover, NC  28613

Phone: (828) 261-0467

Fax: (828) 261-7293

hhansen@painreliefcenters.com

Standiford Helm, II, MD
Medical Director
The Helm Center for Pain Management
24902 Moulton Pkwy, Suite 200
Laguna Hills, CA 9
2637
Phone: (949) 462-0560
Fax: (949) 462-3910

drhelm@thehelmcenter.com

RESIDENT/FELLOW BOARD MEMBERS

Sachin “Sunny” Jha, MD

Rush University Medical Center

235 W Van Buren Street, Unit

Chicago, IL 60607

(714) 797-0114

sunnyjha@gmail.com

 

Mikiko Murakami, DO

Resident Physician at Mount Sinai Medical Center

58A Columbia Terrace

Weehawken, NJ 07086

(800) 637-4624

miki.murakami@gmail.com

 

AMA RUC

Kenneth D. Candido, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

University of Illinois College of Medicine-Chicago

Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

836 W. Wellington Ave, Suite 4815

Chicago, IL 60657

(773) 975-1600

kdcandido@yahoo.com

Hans C. Hansen, MD - Alternate

Medical Director

The Pain Relief Centers, LLC
1224 Commerce St
Conover, NC  28613

Phone: (828) 261-0467

Fax: (828) 261-7293

hhansen@painreliefcenters.com

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Vijay Singh, MD - Chair

Medical Director
Pain Diagnostics Associates
1601 Roosevelt Road
Niagara, WI 54151
Phone (715) 251-1780
Fax (715) 251-1812
vj@wmpnet.net

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Medical Director
Pain Management Center of Paducah
2831 Lone Oak Road
Paducah, KY 42003
Phone: (270) 554-9412
Fax: (270) 554-5394
drm@asipp.org

Peter S. Staats, MD

Managing Partner, Premier Pain Centers

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

160 Avenue at the Common, Suite 1

Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

732-380-0200

peterstaats@hotmail.com

Ramsin M. Benyamin, MD
Medical Director, Millennium Pain Center
1015 South Mercer
Bloomington, IL 61701
Phone: (309) 662-4321

Fax: (309) 661-4532
ramsinbenyamin@yahoo.com

Aaron K. Calodney, MD
NeuroCareNetwork
P.O. Box 130459
Tyler, TX 75713-0459
Phone: (903) 531-2500
Fax: (903) 597-8997
aaroncalodney@me.com

 

Francis Riegler, MD
Universal Pain Management

819 Auto Center Drive

Palmdale, CA 93551
Phone: (661) 267-6876
Fax: (661) 538-9483

friegler@upmgt.com

David A. Bryce, MD

Advanced Pain Management

34 Schroeder Court.

Madison, Wisconsin, 53711

tonys09@gmail.com

Sudhir Diwan, MD

Executive Director

Manhattan Spine and Pain Medicine, PC

115 East 57th Street

New York, NY  10022

sudhir.diwan63@gmail.com

Standiford Helm, II, MD
Medical Director
The Helm Center for Pain Management
24902 Moulton Pkwy, Suite 200
Laguna Hills, CA 9
2637
Phone: (949) 462-0560
Fax: (949) 462-3910

drhelm@thehelmcenter.com

Joshua A. Hirsch, MD

Vice Chief of Interventional Care

Chief of Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Service Line Chief of Interventional Radiology

Director of NeuroInterventional Services and Neuroendovascular Program

Massachusetts General Hospital

Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School

55 Blossom St., Gray 241B

Boston, MA 02114

hirsch@snisonline.org

 


CPT AND RUC COMMITTEE

Lee T. Snook, Jr., MD

Metropolitan Pain Management Consultants, Inc

2288 Auburn Blvd, Suite 106

Sacramento, CA 95821

lsnook@pain-mpmc.com

Kenneth D. Candido, MD

Professor of Clinical Anesthesiology

University of Illinois College of Medicine-Chicago

Chairman, Department of Anesthesiology

Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center

836 W. Wellington Ave, Suite 4815

Chicago, IL 60657

kdcandido@yahoo.com

Frank J.E. Falco, MD
Medical Director, Midatlantic Spine
139 East Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE 19713
Clinical Assistant Professor
Temple University Medical School
Philadelphia, PA
Phone: (302) 369-1700
Fax: (302) 369-1717
cssm01@aol.com

 

Hans C. Hansen, MD

Medical Director

The Pain Relief Centers, LLC
1224 Commerce St
Conover, NC  28613

Phone: (828) 261-0467

Fax: (828) 261-7293

hhansen@painreliefcenters.com

Peter S. Staats, MD

Managing Partner, Premier Pain Centers

Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Department of Oncology at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

160 Avenue at the Common, Suite 1

Shrewsbury, NJ 07702

732-380-0200

peterstaats@hotmail.com

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Medical Director
Pain Management Center of Paducah
2831 Lone Oak Road
Paducah, KY 42003
Phone: (270) 554-9412
Fax: (270) 554-5394
drm@asipp.org

AMA DELEGATE

Lee T. Snook, Jr., MD

Metropolitan Pain Management Consultants, Inc

2288 Auburn Blvd, Suite 106

Sacramento, CA 95821

lsnook@pain-mpmc.com

 

David A. Bryce, MD

Advanced Pain Management

34 Schroeder Court.

Madison, Wisconsin, 53711

tonys09@gmail.com

 

AMA CPT ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Frank J.E. Falco, MD
Medical Director, Midatlantic Spine
139 East Chestnut Hill Road
Newark, DE 19713
Clinical Assistant Professor
Temple University Medical School
Philadelphia, PA
Phone: (302) 369-1700
Fax: (302) 369-1717
cssm01@aol.com

Sachin “Sunny” Jha, MD

Rush University Medical Center

235 W Van Buren Street, Unit 1908

Chicago, IL 60607

(714) 797-0114

sunnyjha@gmail.com

 

ASIPP COMMITTEES

Ethics and Integrity

Joshua Hirsch, MD Chair

Mark Boswell, MD, PhD

David Bryce, MD

Harold Cordner, MD

Alan Kaye, MD, PhD

Devi Nampiaparampil, MD

John Broadnax, MD

Charles Cresanti-Daknis, MD

Ike Eritator, MD

Mark Fallows, DO

Peter Kosek, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Strategies for Future Alliances

Harold Cordner, MD Chair

Ramsin Benyamin, MD

Aaron Calodney, MD

Sudhir Diwan, MD

Standiford Helm, MD

Anthony Alexander, MD

John Broadnax, MD

John Dombrowski, MD

Peter Kosek, MD

W. Stephen Minore, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Public Relations and Fundraising

Sanjay Bakshi, MD Chair

Devi Nampiaparampil, MD – PR Chair

David Bryce, MD

Dharam Mann, MD

Francis Riegler, MD

Amol Soin, MD

John Dombroski, MD

Mark Fallows, DO

Donald Jones, MD

Vinod Malik, MD

Anil Sharma, MD

Sanford Silverman, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Minimally Invasive Endoscopic Spine

Sudhir Diwan, MD – Co-chair

Frank Falco, MD – Co-chair

Ramsin Benyamin, MD

David Bryce, MD

Aaron Calodney, MD

Eric Anderson, MD

Sukdeb Datta, MD

Gabe Jasper, MD

Anil Sharma, MD

Kent Remley, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Memberships, Young Physicians, and Personal Development

Kaylea Boutwell, MD Chair

Kenneth Candido, MD

Sudhir Diwan, MD

Christopher Gharibo, MD

Devi Nampiaparampil, MD

Anthony Alexander, MD

Alexios Carayannopoulos, DO

Karina Gritsenko, MD

Mariam Hameed, MD

Spring McCann, MD

Mikiko Murakami, DO

Gabor Racz, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

 

Advocacy and Political Action

Francis Riegler, MD Chair

Dharam Mann, MDCo-chair

Douglas Wisor, MD – Co-chair

Sanjay Bakshi, MD

Kaylea Boutwell, MD

Amol Soin, MD

Karina Gritsenko, MD

Mayank Gupta, MD

Bill W. Haney, MD

Magdalena Kerschner, MD

Dermot More O’Ferrall, MD

Vanila Singh, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Education and Research

Mark Boswell, MD, PhD – Chair

Salahadin Abdi, MD, PhD

Ramsin Benyamin, MD

Aaron Calodney, MD

Joshua Hirsch, MD

Alan Kaye, MD, PhD

Devi Nampiaparampil, MD

Alexios Carayannopoulos, DO

Fred N. Davis, MD

Jay S. Grider, DO, PhD

Mayank Gupta, MD

Hans Hansen, MD

Nebojsa Nick Knezevic, MD, PhD

Paul Sloan, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Regenerative Medicine

Aaron Calodney, MD Chair

Richard M. Rosenthal, MD – Co-chair

Steve Aydin, DO

Cyrus Bakhit, MD

Kenneth Candido, MD

Harold Cordner, MD

George C. Chang Chien, DO

Mayo Friedlis, MD

Corey Hunter, MD

Kenneth Varley, MD

Joysree Subramanian, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

Ultrasound in Pain Medicine

Kenneth Candido, MD Chair

Steve Aydin, DO

Cyrus Bakhit, MD

Kaylea Boutwell, MD

Frank Falco, MD

George C. Chang Chien, DO

Vanila Singh, MD

Kent Remley, MD

Richard M. Rosenthal, MD

Vanila Singh, MD

Kenneth Varley, MD

Arthur Watanabe, MD

Peter Staats, MD

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD

 

ASIPP COUNSEL

GOVERNMENT AFFAIRS COUNSEL

Senator Tim Hutchinson
Randi Hutchinson, Esq.
Senior Director (US House 93-96;US Sen. 97-03)
Greenberg Traurig, LLP, 2101 L St. N.W., Ste 1000
Washington, D.C. 20037

hutchinsont@gtlaw.com

Jeff Mortier

Legislative Partner

Ryan, Mackinnon, Vasapoli and Berzok, LLP

1634 Eye Street NW, Suite 1200

Washington, DC 20006

Phone (202) 778-4005

Fax: (202) 293-3411

jmortier@rmvbllp.com

 


GENERAL COUNSEL


Erin McMahon, JD
Wyatt, Tarrant and Combs, LLC
250 West Main Street, Suite 1600
Lexington, KY
Phone: (859) 288-7452
EmcMahon@WyattFirm.com

OUR STAFF

Melinda Martin, Director of Operations
Phone: (270) 554-9412, ext. 215
Fax: (270) 554-5394
mmartin@asipp.org

Ray Lane, Director of Marketing and Public Relations
Phone: (270) 554-9412, ext. 220
Fax: (270) 554-5394
rlane@asipp.org

Holly Long, Editorial Services Coordinator
Phone (270) 554 9412, ext. 230
Fax: (270) 554 5394
hlong@asipp.org

 

Cindy Rogers, Administrative Assistant
Phone (270) 554-9412 ext. 208
Fax: (270) 554-5394
crogers@asipp.org

Tom Prigge, Sponsorship Coordinator

Phone: (270) 554-9412, ext. 205
Fax: (270) 554-5394

tom@asipp.org

Summer Moffitt, State Society Coordinator

Phone: (270) 554-9412, ext. 204
Fax: (270) 554-5394

summer@asipp.org

Vidyasagar Pampati, MS, Statistician and Programmer
Phone (270) 554-8373, ext. 119
sagar@thepainmd.com

 

 


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Phone 270.554.9412, Fax 270.554.5394
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