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Featured Doctor: Pain Management Specialist, Shaan Sudhakaran, M.D.

pain management specialist in Washington DC - Shaan Sudhakaran, M.D.

Shaan Sudhakaran, M.D. is a pain management specialist in Washington DCChronic pain is a journey and Dr. Sudhakaran aims to work together with patients to figure out the best treatment plan. “I enjoy getting to know my patients and not only sharing the successes in treating pain but also helping them cope with the difficult times.”

Dr. Sudhakaran earned his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI. He completed his internship and residency in Anesthesiology followed by a fellowship in Chronic and Interventional Pain at the University of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

Dr. Sudhakaran is board certified in Anesthesiology as well as Pain Medicine. His clinical expertise encompasses a variety of diagnostic specialties and treatments, including Vertebroplasty/KyphoplastySpinal Cord StimulationRadiofrequency NeurotomyEpidural Nerve Block, Facet Joint Injections, and Joint Injections.

“I utilize advanced pain therapies to improve quality of life and functionality in a caring and compassionate manner. I believe pain has devastating effects on every aspect of daily life and I look to provide a comprehensive approach in the fight against chronic pain.” ~ Shaan Sudhakaran, M.D.