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-Founder and 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

Amol Soin, MD
Ohio Pain Clinic
8934 Kingsridge Drive, Suite 101
Centerville, OH 45458
[email protected]

PRESIDENT-ELECT

Sheri Albers, DO
2178 Morley Way
Sacramento, CA 95864
[email protected]

FIRST EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT

Salahadin (Sal) Abdi, MD, PhD
Tenured Professor and Chair
Department of Pain Medicine
Helen Buchanan & Stanley Joseph Seeger Endowed Research Professor
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
1515 Holcombe Boulevard
Houston, TX 77030
[email protected]

SECOND EXECUTIVE VICE-PRESIDENT

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]

VICE-PRESIDENT

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

SECRETARY

Annu Navani, MD
Medical Director, Comprehensive
Spine & Sports Center
Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Stanford University School of Medicine
3425 S. Bascom, Ste 200
Campbell, CA 95008
[email protected]

TREASURER

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

IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENT

Harold Cordner, MD
Florida Pain Management Associates
1328 U.S. Highway 1
Sebastian, FL 32958
[email protected]

Lifetime Directors

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

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Chairman of the Board & CEO

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

Academic Directors

Kenneth Candido, MD

Clinical Professor of Surgery,

University of Illinois College of Medicine

Chicago, IL 

[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
[email protected]

Vanila Singh, MD
Clinical Associate Professor
Anesthesiology, Perioperative, and Pain Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
San Francisco, CA
[email protected]

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]

Young Physician Directors

Helen Blake, MD
Young Physician Director

Kunj Patel, MD
Young Physician Director

Kartic Rajput, MD
Young Physician Director

Director Emeritus

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

Peter Staats, MD

Premier Pain Centers, LLC

167 Avenue at the Common, Suite 4

Shrewsbury, NY 07702

[email protected]

 

Resident/Fellow Board Members

Allan Parr, III, MD

AMA HOD Delegates

Lee T. Snook, Jr., MD
AMA Delegate

Sunny Jha, MD
AMA Delegate
AMA CPT Advisory Committee

Michael Lubrano, MD, MPH
AMA Delegate (Alternate)

AMA RFS Sectional Delegates

Alberto Bursian, MD
AMA RFS Sectional Delegate

AMA RUC Representative

Michael Lubrano, MD, MPH
AMA RUC Member

AMA CPT Advisory Committee

Sunny Jha, MD
AMA Delegate
AMA CPT Advisory Committee

Pain Physician Journal Editor-In-Chief

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

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

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
Chairman of the Board & CEO

Amol Soin, MD
President

Sheri Albers, DO
President-Elect

Salahadin (Sal) Abdi, MD, PhD
First Executive Vice-President

Christopher Gharibo, MD
Second Executive Vice-President

Mahendra Sanapati, MD
Vice-President

Annu Navani
Secretary

Devi Nampiaparampil, MD
Treasurer

Joshua Hirsch, MD
Academic Director

Past Presidents

Laxmaiah Manchikanti, MD
1999-2005

David S. Kloth, MD
2005

Vijay Singh, MD
2006

Andrea Trescot, MD
2007


Ramsin Benjamin, MD
2008

David M. Schultz, MD
2009

Allan T. Parr, MD
2010

Standiford Helm II, MD
2011

Frank J. Falco
2012

Hans C. Hansen, MD
2013

Ramsin Benyamin, MD
2014

Peter Staats, MD
2015

 

Aaron Calodney, MD
2016

Francis Reigler, MD
2017

Hans C. Hansen, MD
2018

Sudhir Diwan, MD
2019

 

Harold Cordner
2020