Amol M. Patwardhan, MD, PhD

Co-Director, Chronic Pain Management Clinic
  • MBBS: University of Mumbai, 2000
  • PhD: University of Texas Health Science Center
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine, Anesthesiology, 2010-2013
  • University of California San Diego, Interventional Pain Medicine, 2013-2014



Xie, J. Y., C. Qu, A. Patwardhan, M. H. Ossipov, E. Navratilova, L. Becerra, D. Borsook, and F. Porreca, "Activation of mesocorticolimbic reward circuits for assessment of relief of ongoing pain: a potential biomarker of efficacy.", Pain, vol. 155, issue 8, pp. 1659-66, 2014 Aug. PMCID: PMC4118589  PMID: 24861580


Taylor, A., A. H. Westveld, M. Szkudlinska, P. Guruguri, E. Annabi, A. Patwardhan, T. J. Price, and H. N. Yassine, "The use of metformin is associated with decreased lumbar radiculopathy pain.", J Pain Res, vol. 6, pp. 755-63, 2013. PMCID: PMC3862700  PMID: 24357937


Patwardhan, A., R. Edelmayer, E. Annabi, T. Price, P. Malan, and G. Dussor, "Receptor specificity defines algogenic properties of propofol and fospropofol.", Anesth Analg, vol. 115, issue 4, pp. 837-40, 2012 Oct. PMCID: PMC3433588  PMID: 22584560
Bowden, K., A. Wuollet, A. Patwardhan, T. J. Price, J. Lawall, J. Annabi, S. Barker, and E. Annabi, "Transforaminal blood patch for the treatment of chronic headache from intracranial hypotension: a case report and review.", Anesthesiol Res Pract, vol. 2012, pp. 923904, 2012. PMCID: PMC3139890  PMID: 21792354
Berg, K. A., A. M. Patwardhan, and A. N. Akopian, "Receptor and channel heteromers as pain targets.", Pharmaceuticals (Basel), vol. 5, issue 3, pp. 249-78, 2012. PMCID: PMC3763638  PMID: 24281378