Professor of Anesthesiology, Wake Forest University, School of Medicine
Pain Physician, Carolinas Pain Institute and Center for Clinical Research

Leonardo Kapural, MD, PhD, is board certified in anesthesiology and in Pain Management by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He completed his undergraduate studies at Boston College and received his Medical Degree from St. George’s University School of Medicine. Dr. Cordner completed an internship in General Surgery and his residency in Anesthesiology at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, New Jersey. He has been practicing interventional pain management at his present location since 1994.

He is a member of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Florida Academy of Pain Medicine, Society of Pain Practice Management, International Neuromodulation Society, International Spinal Injection Society and numerous national and international pain societies. He frequently lectures and teaches physicians advanced nationally and internationally.



Sessions at Neurovations Events

2017 Napa Pain Conference

  • New Waveforms of Spinal Cord Stimulation:  Effectiveness of High Frequencies Other Than 10K
  • Best Practices in Spinal Cord Stimulation: Clinical Evidence of SCS for Failed Back Surgery

2016 Napa Pain Conference

  • Radiofrequency Denervation of the Hip: Novel Approaches & Long Term Effectiveness

2015 Napa Pain Conference

  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Neuropathic Pain
  • Potential of Closed Loop Feedback in SCS

2014 Napa Pain Conference

  • Pelvic Pain: A New Interventional Algorithm for Treatment

2013 Napa Pain Conference

  • High Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation

2011 Napa Pain Conference

  • Physiology of Discogenic Pain
  • Clinical Research in Pain Practice

2008 Napa Pain Conference

  • Intradiscal Biacuplasty: A new solution for treatment of discogenic pain / SI Joint denervation for chronic sacroilitis using a novel cooled radiofrequency procedure


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