Lawrence Raymond Poree

MD MPH PhD

Pain management specialist
Neuromodulation advocate and educator

About me

Dr. Lawrence Poree is a pain medicine specialist with expertise in using the latest interventional techniques to control pain with less reliance on oral medications. He is particularly interested in managing pain and restoring function through neuromodulation, technology that delivers electrical stimulation or medication to targeted areas in the body.

Poree earned his master of public health degree at the University of California, Berkeley, where he also earned a doctoral degree in toxicology. He then completed postdoctorate studies in biomedical engineering at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. He earned his medical degree from Stanford University School of Medicine, where he completed a residency in anesthesiology. He completed a fellowship in pain management at UCSF.

Poree serves on the boards of the North American Neuromodulation Society, International Neuromodulation Society and California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.

  • Education

    Stanford University School of Medicine, 1993

    UC Berkeley, PhD, Toxicology, 1988

    UC Berkeley, MPH, 1984

  • Residencies

    Stanford University, Anesthesiology, 2001

  • Fellowship

    UCSF, Pain Management, 2002

  • Board Certifications

    Pain Medicine, American Board of Medical Specialties

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