Michael Gofeld, MD FRCPC DEAA FIPP CIPS Staff Physician

Current appointment: Associate Professor, University of Toronto and McMaster University Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada; Professional Societies: Director of International Chapters: World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography Vise-Chair (Ultrasound), Board of Examination, World Institute of Pain; Creative Professional Activity: Chair, Chronic Pain Registry Committee, Advisory Board, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care; Peer-Reviewed Journals; Section Editor: Current Headache and Pain Reports (Neuromodulation), Pain Practice (Imaging); Associate Editor: Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine; Peer-Review Publications: 47 Book Chapters: 41; Experience: Clinical: peripheral nerve neuromodulation, musculoskeletal and neurological diagnostic and procedural ultrasonography, radiofrequency, vertebral augmentation, spinal injections, regenerative medicine, managing complex cancer and non-cancer pain, advanced imaging (high-frequency ultrasound, CT, navigation); Education: medical student curriculum, chronic pain fellowship, CME courses Research: preclinical and clinical interventional pain studies including multicenter trials, patient-oriented research. Administration: Chronic pain clinic protocols, design and maintenance of triage and clinic database, quality improvement projects; Research Interests: Mechanisms of neuromodulation, novel image-guided approaches, joint innervation, chronic pain outcomes; Clinical interests: Non-surgical treatment of osteoarthritis and other musculoskeletal conditions, nerve injuries, sport injuries, facial pain and headaches, regenerative medicine.