BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, ASIPP, SIPMS
Co-Director, Pain Management Centers of America
Clinical Professor
Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
University of Louisville, Kentucky
Professor of Anesthesiology-Research
Department of Anesthesiology, School of Medicine
LSU Health Sciences Center
2831 Lone Oak Road
Paducah, KY 42003
Phone: (270) 554-9412
Fax: (270) 554-5394
[email protected]

OFFICERS

PRESIDENT

Harold Cordner, MD
Florida Pain Management Associates
1328 U.S. Highway 1
Sebastian, FL 32958
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PRESIDENT ELECT

Amol Soin, MD
Ohio Pain Clinic
8934 Kingsridge Drive, Suite 101
Centerville, OH 45458
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FIRST EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT

Sheri Albers, DO
2178 Morley Way
Sacramento, CA 95864
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VICE PRESIDENT STRATEGIC AFFAIRS

Sukdeb Datta, MD, MBA
Chief Executive Officer
Datta Endoscopic Back Surgery and Pain Center
303 Fifth Avenue, Suite 205
New York, NY 10016
Professional Lecturer
Department of Anesthesiology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

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SECRETARY

Mahendra Sanapati, MD
Co Director
Pain Management Centers of America
1101 Professional Blvd
Evansville, IN 47714

TREASURER

Sanjay Bakshi, MD
Manhattan Spine & Pain Medicine
115 E 57th Street #610
New York, NY 10022
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IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Sudhir Diwan, MD
President
Park Avenue Spine and Pain
115 East 57th St., Suite 610
New York, NY 10022
Tel:646-434-0551
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Lifetime Directors

Cyrus E. Bakhit, MD
Lifetime Director, ASIPP
Executive Physician
National Pain and Spine Centers
1316 Jefferson St
Roanoke, VA 24016

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Chairman of the Board & CEO, ASIPP

Vijay Singh, MD
Executive Committee Chair, ASIPP
Spine Pain Diagnostics Associates
1601 Roosevelt Road
Niagara, WI 54151
[email protected]

Academic Directors

Sal Abdi, MD, PhD
Medical Director
Anderson Hospital
1400 McKinney St, Unit 1404
Houston, TX
[email protected]

Christopher Gharibo, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and
Orthopedics Medical Director of Pain Medicine
NYU Langone-Hospital for Joint Disease
NYU Center for Muskuloskeletal Care
333 East 38th St, 6th Floor
New York, NY 10012
[email protected]

Jay Grider, DO, PhD
Medical Director, UK HealthCare Pain Services
Division Chief, Pain and Regional Anesthesia
Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
University of Kentucky
800 Rose Street N-201
Lexington, KY 40536
[email protected]

Joshua Hirsch, MD
Vice Chief of Interventional Care
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School
Affiliate Senior Research Fellow
Neiman Health Care Policy Institute
55 Blossom St. Gray 241B
Boston, MA 02114
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Directors-At-Large

Deborah Tracy, MD
Institute of Interventional Pain Management
11319 Cortez Blvd.
Brooksville, FL 34613
[email protected]

Ricardo Buenaventura, MD
Pain Relief of Dayton
Centerville, OH
7244 Far Hills Avenue
Centerville, OH 45459

Steve Aydin, DO
784 Franklin Ave, Suite 250
Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417
[email protected]

Devi Nampiaparimpil, MD
Assistant Professor
Anesthesiology and Rehabilitation
NYU School of Medicine
315 West 33rd Street #28G
New York, NY 10001
[email protected]

Young Physician Directors

Jessica Jameson, MD
Young Physician Director, ASIPP

Kartic Rajput, MD
Young Physician Director, ASIPP

Helen Blake, MD
Young Physician Director, ASIPP

Kunj Patel, MD
Young Physician Director, ASIPP

Director Emeritus

Ramsin Benyamin, MD

Standiford Helm, MD

Frank Falco, MD

Resident/Fellow Board Members

Yu Chiu, DO
Resident/Fellow Board Member, ASIPP

AMA HOD Delegates

Lee T. Snook, Jr., MD
AMA Delegate

Sunny Jha, MD
AMA Delegate (Alternate) 
AMA CPT Advisory Committee

AMA RFS Sectional Delegates

MAlberto Bursian, MD
AMA RFS Sectional Delegate

Michael Lubrano, MD, MPH, MD
AMA RFS Sectional Delegate

AMA RUC Representative

Michael Lubrano, MD, MPH, MD
AMA RUC Member

AMA CPT Advisory Committee

Sunny Jha, MD
AMA Delegate (Alternate) 
AMA CPT Advisory Committee

Pain Physician Journal Editor-In-Chief

Alan David Kaye, MD, PhD
Committee on Education and Research, ASIPP

Pain Medicine Case Reports Editor-In-Chief

Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, MPH
Editor-in-Chief
Madison, WI

American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians (ABIPP)

Mark V. Boswell, MD, PhD
Executive Director

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Secretary

Executive Committee

Vijay Singh, MD
Executive Committee Chair, ASIPP

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Chairman of the Board & CEO, ASIPP

Joshua Hirsch, MD

Sudhir Diwan, MD
President, ASIPP

Harold Cordner, MD
President-Elect, ASIPP

Amol Soin, MD
First Executive Vice President, ASIPP

Sheri Albers, DO
Second Executive Vice President, ASIPP

Mahendra Sanapati, MD
Secretary, ASIPP

Sanjay Bakshi, MD
Treasurer, ASIPP

Sukdeb Datta, MD, MBA
Vice President – Strategic Affairs, ASIPP 

Hans Hansen, MD
Immediate Past President, ASIPP

Past Presidents

 

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
1999-2005

David S. Kloth, MD
2005 

Vijay Singh, MD
2006 

Andrea Trescot, MD
2007

Ramsin Benyamin, MD
2008

David M. Schultz, MD
2009

Allan T. Parr, MD
2010

Standiford Helm II, MD
2011

Frank J. Falco, MD
2012  

Hans C. Hansen, MD
2013

Ramsin Benyamin, MD
2014    

Peter Staats, MD
2015 

Aaron Calodney, MD
2016 

Francis Reigler, MD
2017

Hans Hansen, MD
2018   

Sudhir Diwan, MD
2019