Sanjeev Kumar

Sanjeev Kumar, MD

Assistant Professor Of Anesthesiology; Medical Director, Springhill Pain Clinic

Department: MD-ANEST-CHRONIC PAIN MED
Business Phone: (352) 265-7777
Business Email: skumar@anest.ufl.edu

About Sanjeev Kumar

Dr. Kumar earned his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from Delhi University in India. He trained at Delhi University/ Safdarjung Hospital for his residency training in Anesthesiology. Dr. Kumar then interned and was a resident at Wayne State University/ Detroit Medical Center in Detroit, MI. He completed his fellowship training in Pain Medicine there as well. He is certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Kumar has extensive clinical, research & editorial experience. He has served as a member of editorial board of different pain journals. He is a member of several professional societies such as the North American Spine Society, American Society of Anesthesiology etc. and a Lifetime Secretary of Society for Awareness in Medical Emergency. He is the Medical Director of Pain Medicine Clinic at UF Health. He pioneered Endoscopic Spine Decompression surgeries at UF Health and put UF Health on the select list of institutions where patients have access to cutting edge minimally invasive spine surgery.

Accomplishments

Second Place "Radiofrequency lesion size varies depending on the solution used "
2012 · Advanced Regional Anesthesia Conference
First place "Assessment of Difficulty in Airway Management in Obese Patients"
2010 · Michigan Society of Anesthesiologists
Third place "Dosage of mepivacaine in ultrasound guided axillary block"
2009 · Advanced Regional Anesthesia Conference
First Place, Anesthesia Quiz Competition
2004 · Indian Society of Anesthesiology annual conference

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
    American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management
    American Board of Anesthesiology

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Anesthesiology
Subspecialties
  • Pain Medicine
Areas of Interest
  • Abdominal pain
  • Back pain – when you see the doctor
  • Cervical Herniated Disk
  • Chest pain
  • Chronic pain – resources
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Compression fractures of the back
  • Epidural injections for back pain
  • Face pain
  • Headache
  • Herniated disk
  • Hip pain
  • Joint pain
  • Knee pain
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Leg pain
  • Low back pain – acute
  • Low back pain – chronic
  • Lumbar Herniated Disk
  • Neck pain
  • Neuralgia
  • Pain medications – narcotics
  • Shoulder pain
  • Spinal and epidural anesthesia
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Spinal fractures
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Vertebroplasty

Research Profile

Endoscopic Spine Decompression, Lumbar & Cervical Facetogenic Pain.

Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID)

0000-0003-4187-0435

Areas of Interest
  • Cervical Facetogenic Pain
  • Endoscopic Spine Decompression
  • Lumbar Facetogenic Pain
  • Spinal Stenosis

Education

Fellowship – Pain Management
2011 · Wayne State University
Residency – Anesthesiology
2010 · Wayne State University
Internship – Anesthesiology
2007 · Wayne State University
Residency – Anesthesiology
2004 · Delhi University
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery
2000 · University College of Medical Sciences

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-7777
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