MICHAEL GOFELD, MD, PhD, FRCPC (ANESTHSIA & PAIN MEDICINE)

Current Practice:

Associate Professor, University of Toronto

Department of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Canada

Associate Medical Director at Silver Centre for Pain Care

Professional Societies:

Secretary, Canadian Chapter of World Institute of Pain

Director, International Chapters at World Academy of Pain Medicine Ultrasonography

Vise-Chair (Ultrasound), Board of Examination, World Institute of Pain

Founder of Interventional Pain Special Interest Group: Canadian Pain Society

Non-Clinical Duties:

Co-chair, Chronic Pain Registry Committee, Advisory Board, Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care

Independent and CMPA-accredited medical legal expert

CPSO assessor

Qualified Chronic Pain Expert in the USA and Ontario courts 

Editorial Boards

Section Editor: Current Headache and Pain Reports (Neuromodulation), Pain Practice (Imaging)

Associate Editor: Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

Peer-Review Publications: 47 Book Chapters: 40

Experience:

Clinical: regenerative medicine, peripheral nerve stimulation , musculoskeletal and neurological diagnostic and procedural ultrasonography, radiofrequency, vertebroplasty, spinal injections, , craniofacial pain, advanced imaging (high-frequency ultrasound, CT, navigation), personal injury (disability assessment)

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