Amir Jafari

Amir Jafari, DO

Assistant Professor Of Anesthesiology

Department: MD-ANESTHESIOLOGY-GENERAL
Business Phone: (352) 265-7777
Business Email: a.jafari@ufl.edu

About Amir Jafari

Amir Jafari, D.O., joined the Department of Anesthesiology in February of 2022 as an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology in the Division of Multispecialty Anesthesia. He graduated from our Multidisciplinary Pain Medicine Fellowship in June 2021 and worked since then as an interventional pain physician at Pain Treatment Center in Ocala.

Dr. Jafari earned his medical degree from Midwestern University and completed his anesthesiology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, where he was also a chief resident.

He is a member of several professional anesthesiology societies and has also made a significant number of contributions to abstracts and presentations. Most recently, he was a coauthor on a presentation on spinal cord stimulation causing temporary neurogenic bladder that was presented at the North American Neuromodulation Society’s 2021 Annual Meeting.

Dr. Jafari has been involved in research on blocks in major lower abdominal surgery and on the effects of patient positioning with spinal anesthesia. As a resident, he participated in the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research (FAER) Resident Scholar Program, through which he presented at the 2018 Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. He has also participated in medical mission trips.

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine and Rehabilitation
Areas of Interest
  • Cervical Herniated Disk
  • Compression fractures of the back
  • Epidural injections for back pain
  • General anesthesia
  • Hip pain
  • Joint pain
  • Knee pain
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Leg pain
  • Low back pain – acute
  • Low back pain – chronic
  • Lumbar Herniated Disk
  • Neck pain
  • Neuralgia
  • Shoulder pain
  • Spinal and epidural anesthesia
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Spinal fractures
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Vertebroplasty

Education

Pain Medicine Fellowship
2020-2021 · University of Florida
Anesthesiology Residency
2016-2020 · University of Texas
DO
2012-2016 · Midwestern University
BS
2006-2009 · University of California San Diego

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-7777
Emails:
Business:
a.jafari@ufl.edu
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