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Meda Raghavendra (Raghu)
M.D., American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Associate Professor
  • Anesthesiology
Specialties
Epidural Steroid Injections, Neck Pain, Transforaminal and Selective Nerve Root Blocks, Sympathetic Nerve Blocks, Radiofrequency Neuro-Ablation, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Post-Herpetic Neuralgia/Shingles Pain, Qutenza® Therapy for Postshingles Pain, Facet Injections, Hip- Knee and SI Joint Injections, Interventional Pain Management, Back Pain/Cancer Pain/Chronic Pain
Board Certifications
  • Anesthesiology - General Cert: AM Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management - Subspecialty Cert: AM Board of Anesthesiology
Publications

Priapism following a lumbar sympathetic nerve blockSniderman,M.; Raghavendra,M.; Holtman,J. R.,JrPain medicine (Malden, Mass.) 2011 ;12(7):1046-1048

A prospective evaluation of iodinated contrast flow patterns with fluoroscopically guided lumbar epidural steroid injections: the lateral parasagittal interlaminar epidural approach versus the transforaminal epidural approach.Candido,K. D.; Raghavendra,M. S.; Chinthagada,M.; Badiee,S.; Trepashko,D. W.Anesthesia & Analgesia 2008 ;106(2):638-644

Comments on the case report of paraplegia after intracord injectionRaghavendra,M. S.; Candido,K.; Chinthagada,M.; Patel,V.Anesthesia & Analgesia 2006 ;102(5):1587

Should we cease performing transforaminal injections?[comment].Raghavendra,M.; Patel,V.Regional Anesthesia & Pain Medicine 2005 ;30(2):207-208

Post-surgical herpes zoster of the plantar aspect of the foot.Muche,J. A.; Raghavendra,M.Journal of Pain & Symptom Management 2003 ;26(3):788-790

Education
Medical School
  • Bangalore Medical College
Residency
  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Anesthesiology
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Anesthesiology
Fellowship
  • Loyola University Medical Center, Anesthesiology: Pain Management
Languages
  • Telugu
  • Kannada
Interests
  • Coin Collecting
  • Marathon Running
  • Reading
  • history of anesthesia
  • Genealogy