In this episode, Dr. Andrea Trescot talks with us about headache management. Her experience and unique approaches to dealing with headaches, from both a conservative and interventional approaches, leads to fascinating discussion.
Andrea Trescot, MD is our Female Health Editor, and will be contributing valuable information to this podcast. Her bio speaks for itself.
Andrea M. Trescot, MD
Andrea Trescot, MD is, past president of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP), past president of the Florida Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (FSIPP), a member of the Board of Directors of the World Institute of Pain (WIP), a former professor at the University of Washington in Seattle, Washington, and previous director of the pain fellowship programs at the University of Washington and the University of Florida. She graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina, with internship and residency in anesthesia at Bethesda Naval Hospital and a fellowship in pediatric anesthesia at National Children's Hospital in Washington. She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians, a Diplomate of the American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians, a Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice, a former board member of ASIPP, and chair of the education committee of WIP. Dr. Trescot is board certified in anesthesiaology, pain management, interventional pain management and critical care. She was a pain clinic director in private practice for 15 years before she moved to academics. She has returned to private practice, where she splits her time between Alaska and Florida. Dr. Trescot has authored more than 90 peer-reviewed articles and textbook chapters, and she is co-author of PainWise – A Patient’s Guide to Pain Management, as well as co-editor of the three-volume textbook Pain Medicine & Interventional Pain Management – A Comprehensive Review. She is also the author of a pending textbook on peripheral nerve entrapments. She speaks nationally and internationally on topics of pain medicine and interventional pain management.