Laurence Rosenfield, M.D., F.I.P.P. holds Certification of Added Qualification in Pain Management from The American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Rosenfield specializes in chronic pain management and interventional spine procedures. He is interested in diagnosing and treating painful disorders of the spine using minimally interventional spine procedures and Anesthesiology with added qualifications in pain management. Dr. Rosenfield believes that most of the time a pain generator can be identified and the pain completely or partially alleviated with a combination of injection therapies and medications.
Degrees and Education
Dr. Rosenfield received his medical degree (M.D.) in 1983 from Mount Sinai, School of Medicine, New York, New York. He obtained his undergraduate degree in Biology and Spanish from the State University of New York at Stony Brook in 1979. Laurence interned in Pediatrics at New York Cornell University Medical Center, New York, New York from 1983 – 1984. He completed his residency in Anesthesiology at Mount Sinai University hospital, New York, New York from 1984 – 1987. His first fellowship was in Pediatric and Vascular & Neuroanesthesia at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York from 1986 – 1987. His second fellowship was in Pain Management and Regional Anesthesia at Texas Tech University Medical Center, Lubbock, Texas from 1989 – 1990.
Awards and Appointments
Laurence Rosenfield, M.D., F.I.P.P. was appointed Assistant Professor of the Department of Anesthesiology and the Coordinator of Morbidity & Mortality Conferences at Tulane University Hospital, New Orleans, Louisiana from 1987 – 1989. Nationally Laurence is a member of the American Academy of Anesthesiologists, the American Academy of Pain Management, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the International Anesthesia Research Society, the American Society of Regional Anesthesia, the American Pain Society, the International Association for the Study of Pain, the American Medical Association, the International Spine Intervention Society and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. Regionally, he is a member of the Texas Medical Association, the Texas Society of Anesthesiology, the Texas Pain Society, Founding Member and the Smith County Medical Society. His licensure is from the state of Texas and others.
Papers and Presentations
Laurence Rosenfield has several publications, editorials and professional presentations. He has also focused on several areas of research.