Lynchburg Physicians

Karen Burnham, MD, DABPM, FIPP

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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


  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center 1989-1990


  • 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



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