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Adnan Khan, MD


Education

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine, MD


Residency/Fellowship

Residency, Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Tulane University School of Medicine

Fellowship, Interventional Pain Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Care Information

Clinical Biography

Adnan Khan, MD, is a board-certified interventional pain management physician in UT Health Austin’s Comprehensive Pain Management Clinic. With over twelve years of experience, he specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of pain through the use of minimally invasive procedures, such as the VertiFlex Superion Implant. Additionally, Dr. Khan is an affiliate faculty member in the Dell Medical School Department of Surgery and Perioperative Care.

Dr. Khan earned his medical degree from University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Medicine. He completed a residency in anesthesiology and critical care at Tulane University School of Medicine and a fellowship in interventional pain medicine at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center.

Dr. Khan’s areas of interest include degenerative spine conditions, vertebral compression fractures, ablation of metastatic spinal tumors, spinal cord stimulation, and recent advances in the minimally invasive treatment of lumbar stenosis. He also serves as an expert for the Texas Medical Board.

Specializations

  • Ablation of metastatic spinal tumors
  • Cervical/thoracic/lumbar epidural steroid injections and selective nerve root blocks
  • Cervical/thoracic/lumbar facet injections, medial branch blocks, radiofrequency ablation
  • Fluoroscopically-guided shoulder, knee, and hip joint injections
  • Neurolytic celiac plexus/splanchnic nerve blocks for intra-abdominal cancers
  • Sacroiliac joint injections and coccygeal nerve blocks
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • SpineJack vertebral augmentation
  • Thoracic and lumbar vertebroplasty/balloon kyphoplasty/sacroplasty
  • Vertiflex Superion interspinous spacer

Board Certification

  • The American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology
  • The American Board of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine

Awards & Honors

  • Chief Fellow, Department of Anesthesiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Humanism Award, Tulane University School of Medicine Department of Anesthesiology
  • Texas Medical Board Expert Panelist
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