President & CEO,
The Center for Pain Relief

Timothy R. Deer, MD, DABPM is a clinical professor of anesthesiology at the West Virginia University School of Medicine, where he also received his medical degree. He completed his training in anesthesiology and pain medicine at the University of Virginia.

Dr. Deer has published on a range of topics, including injection techniques, minimally invasive disc procedures, intrathecal drug delivery, and spinal cord and peripheral nerve stimulation. He lectures at many national and international symposiums and has been involved in the hands-on training of more than a thousand interventional pain specialists. He serves on the board of directors of the North American Neuromodulation Society and American Academy of Pain Medicine. He is a past chair of the committee on pain medicine of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, a member of the editorial board of the journal Neuromodulation, president of the West Virginia Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and serves on several other boards and committees.

Dr. Deer has authored numerous journal articles, chapters, and review articles.

Sessions at Neurovations Events

2011 Napa Pain Conference

  • Cancer in Remission: New Technology for Treating Chronic Pain

2010 Napa Pain Conference

  • Panel Discussion – Primary Care Collaborations From Identifying Prospective
  • Intrathecal Infusion for Non-Cancer Pain: Concepts and Current Guidelines

2009 Napa Pain Conference

    • Complications of Spinal Cord Stimulation
    • PNS: What is the Best Way to Get a Good Outcome?
    • Intrathecal Drug Delivery

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