Experts
    • Pain Medicine
    • Emergency Medicine
    • Chief, Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School

    Dr. Gilligan's original training is in Emergency Medicine, with subspecialty training in Pain Medicine, where he has focused on pain of spinal origin. Dr. Gilligan's clinical expertise is focused on the treatment of pain related to disorders of the spine. He also treats patients with a wide range of pain conditions, including cancer related pain, complex regional pain syndrome, and post-herpetic neuralgia. Dr. Gilligan's research focuses on clinical trials of new interventions, devices and medications for the treatment of pain

    Medical School: Yale University School of Medicine, 1996

    Residency: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Surgery, 1998

    Brigham and Women's Hospital, Emergency Medicine, 2007

    Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Anesthesia/Pain Medicine Fellowship, 2008

    Certifications: Emergency Medicine, 2008 Pain Medicine, 2009

    Clinical Interests: back pain cancer medicine cancer pain

     

    Chris Gilligan, MD, MBA

    Chief, Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Perioperative and Pain Medicine

    Brigham & Women’s Hospital

    Assistant Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School