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Anthony Eidelman, M.D.

Neurosurgery

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Phone Numbers

Office: (585) 276-3616

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Biography

Professional Background

Anthony Eidelman, MD, joined the University of Rochester in June 2017 as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Neurosurgery's Neuromedicine Pain Management Program. His clinical focus is the evidence-based management of chronic pain employing both conservative approaches as well as minimally invasive techniques. He has expertise in managing a variety of subacute and chronic pain conditions including back and neck pain, musculoskeletal injuries, neuropathy/nerve injury and cancer pain.

Dr. Eidelman is board certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Management. His interest in pain management was formed during his intern year at University of Pittsburgh Medical Center while caring for patients during a palliative care rotation. He subsequently completed Anesthesia residency at a Tufts University affiliate in Boston, followed by an accredited Pain Fellowship at University of Iowa. During his training Dr. Eidelman received the Paul R. Levesque Annual Resident Award for Excellence in Pain Management and a research award from American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Management. After matriculation, he joined the staff at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis Missouri where his writings were regularly published in peer reviewed journals and textbooks. Subsequently, for 9 years prior to moving to Rochester he enjoyed practicing pain medicine in a community hospital in the Kansas City area, where he was past president of the Kansas City Society of Anesthesiology.

Credentials

Faculty Appointments

Specialties

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

Education

1996
B.S. | University of Pittsburgh
Neuroscience

2001
M.D. | Drexel Medical College

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/01/2005 - 6/30/2006
Fellowship in Pain Medicine at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

07/01/2002 - 06/30/2005
Residency in Anesthesiology at St Elizabeth's Medical Center of Boston

07/01/2005 - 6/30/2006
Fellowship in Pain Medicine at University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

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Awards


Paul Levesque, MD, Annual Resident Award - Excellence in Pain Management


Resident Research Award, American Society of Regional Anesthesia (ASRA)

Publications

Journal Articles

22/2017
Tayeb BO, Eidelman A, Eidelman CL, McNicol ED, Carr DB. "Topical anaesthetics for pain control during repair of dermal laceration." The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2017 2:CD005364. Epub 2017 Feb 22.

6/15/2011
Eidelman A, Weiss JM, Baldwin CL, Enu IK, McNicol ED, Carr DB. "Topical anaesthetics for repair of dermal laceration." The Cochrane database of systematic reviews. 2011 Jun 15; (6):CD005364. Epub 2011 Jun 15.

9/2007
Swarm R, Anghelescu DL, Benedetti C, Boston B, Cleeland C, Coyle N, Deleon-Casasola OA, Eidelman A, Eilers JG, Ferrell B, Grossman SA, Janjan NA, Levy MH, Lynch M, Montana GS, Nesbit S, Oakes L, Obbens EA, Paice J, Syrjala KL, Urba S, Weinstein SM, . "Adult cancer pain." Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network : JNCCN.. 2007 Sep 0; 5(8):726-51.

Books & Chapters

2009
Chapter Title: Clinical Study Design
Book Title: Neuromodulation
Author List: Carr D, Eidelman A
Edited By: Elliot Krames P. Hunter Peckham, and Ali R. Rezai
Published By: Academic Press2009 in London

2006
Chapter Title: Taxonomy of Cancer Pain
Book Title: Cancer Pain: Pharmacological, Interventional, and Palliative Care Approaches
Author List: Eidelman A, Carr D
Edited By: Oscar A de-Leon Cassasola
Published By: Elsevier2006 in Philadelphia

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