OV Lynchburg Physicians

Karen Burnham, MD, DABPM, FIPP

Special Procedures

  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Injection
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation/Rhizotomy/Neurotomy
  • Sacrococcygeal Injection
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Transforaminal Epidural Steroid Injection
  • Ultrasound Guided Injections

Board Certified

American Board of Pain Medicine
American Academy of Pain Management
American Board of Anesthesiology

Education and Training

  • Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy, University of Connecticut 5/1979 
  • Master of Science, Health Administration, University of Northern Colorado, 5/1982
  • Master of Science, Physiology, Georgetown University, 5/1985
  • Doctor of Medicine, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, 5/1989

Internship

  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center 1989-1990

Residency

  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Anesthesiology Residency 1991-1994

Professional Organizations

American Society of Anesthesiologists
Spinal Injection Society
Academy of Integrative Pain Management
American Academy of Pain Medicine
World Institute of Pain

 

Honors/Awards

2013,2014,2015,2016, 2017, Best Bedside Manner for Pain Management in Lynchburg,  Our Health Magazine
1999, Army Meritorious Service Medal 2ndaward
1996, Army Meritorious Service Meda
1995, Maryland & Washington D.C. American Society of Anesthesiologists Resident Research  Award
1989, Army Achievement Medal 2ndaward
1983, Army Commendation Medal
1982, Army Achievement Medal  
1979, ROTC-Distinguished Military Graduate Award