Aaron K. Calodney, MD Director of Clinical Research

Aaron Kenneth Calodney, MD, is past president of the Texas Pain Society and past president of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP). He served on the board of the International Spine Intervention Society for many years and was director of education. He is treasurer of the U.S.A. section of WIP. Dr. Calodney is board certified in anesthesiology and carries subspecialty certification in pain management through the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Calodney earned his medical degree from the University of Missouri School of Medicine. His residency in anesthesiology and subsequent interventional pain management fellowship was completed at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. He subsequently completed a fellowship in pediatric anesthesia at the Denver Children's Hospital. With particular interest in spine and special interests including neuromodulation and intrathecal drug delivery, regenerative therapies and biological treatment of the painful degenerative disc, and radiofrequency ablation. Dr. Calodney has presented and published many articles and textbook chapters. He is actively involved in clinical research and has delivered hundreds of invited lectures in the U.S. and abroad. Dr. Calodney is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, and many other professional societies. He is an author of the first Evidenced Based Treatment Guidelines in Interventional Pain and Evidenced-Based Guidelines for the Use of Opioids published in the Pain Physician journal. Dr. Calodney was appointed by the governor of Texas to serve on the advisory committee on the Regulation of Controlled Substances Act.