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Armando Villarreal, M.D., M.B.A.

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Appointment: (585) 276-3616

Office: (585) 276-3616

Fax: (585) 473-1691

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Dr. Armando Villarreal, is an associate clinical professor in our department, board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. He completed his residency at Temple University and his fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. His area of interest is neuropathic pain and the use of neuromodulation techniques.

Dr. Villarreal is part of the executive board of the Special Interest Group in Neuromodulation from IASP, as well as the newsletter liaison from the American Society of Regional Anesthesia Neuromodulation SIG. He has been involved on several neuromodulation studies and is also member of the Educational committee of the American Academy of Pain Medicine. He also completed a Masters in Business Administration from University of St. Thomas in Minneapolis, MN.



  • Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine - American Board of Anesthesiology


MD | Universidad de Panama School of Medicine


Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/25/1999 - 07/25/2000
Fellowship in Pain Medicine at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

07/25/1996 - 07/24/1999
Residency in Anesthesiology at Temple University Medical Center

07/01/1995 - 06/30/1996
Internship in Internal Medicine at Metropolitan Hospital

07/01/1994 - 06/30/1995
Fellowship in at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

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2006 - 2009
AMA Physicians Recognition Award
Sponsor: American Medical Association

1998 - 1999
Chief Resident in Anesthesiology
Location: Temple University Hospital


Journal Articles

Markman JD, Barbosa WA, Gewandter JS, Frazer M, Rast S, Dugan M, Nandigam K, Villareal A, Kwong TC. "Interpretation of urine drug testing results in patients using transdermal buprenorphine preparations for the treatment of chronic noncancer pain." Pain medicine : the official journal of the American Academy of Pain Medicine.. 2015 Jun 0; 16(6):1132-6. Epub 2015 Mar 20.

Villarreal, A.; Aberger F.; Benrud, R.; Gundrum, J. "Use of Broad-Spectrum Antibiotics and the Development of Irritable Bowel Syndrome" . Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2012; 111(1): 17-20.

Villarreal A. "Role of Cannabinoids in the Management of Chronic Pain." Gundersen Luth Med J. 2011; 7(1): 30.