David J. Kennedy, MD Professor and Chair

Dr. Kennedy is a professor and chair of physical medicine and rehabilitation at Vanderbilt University Medical Center where his practice focuses on non-operative and interventional spine. He completed his residency in physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Washington in Seattle where he served as chief resident, and then a spine and sports fellowship at the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago. He has published over 90 peer-reviewed journal articles, over 50 published abstracts, and over 20 book chapters. He has been the recipient of numerous grants, and he has won numerous awards for his research. He has given over 100 lectures at national meetings, over 50 lectures at international meetings, and numerous local presentations and invited grand rounds. He is a deputy editor for The Spine Journal, and on the editorial board for Pain Medicine. He is on the board of directors for the Spine Intervention Society. He is also on the board of directors for the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AAPM&R).

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN

Spine Intervention Society: Radiofrequency Ablation-Assessing the Current Evidence