Steven A. King, MD, MS

MEMORIAL ANESTHESIOLOGY GROUP

1275 YORK AVE

Articles

Race, Ethnicity, and Chronic Pain

April 16, 2021

Pain as a cultural construct considers conscious and unconscious biases, as well as methods for assessing and managing pain in all patient populations, including those with mental health challenges.

When Medications Affect More Than the Patient: Opioids and Family Members

December 30, 2019

Three studies highlight how important it is that when physicians prescribe opioids there can be significant and even potentially fatal consequences for the family members of those for whom they are being prescribed.

Psychiatric Disorders and Pain

September 17, 2019

The association between psychiatric disorders, most notably depression and anxiety, and pain is well established. However, mental health professionals, and especially psychiatrists, are still often excluded from treating patients with pain.