Pain Medicine Fellowship Program

The UPMC Pain Medicine Program is a multidisciplinary clinical, teaching, and research endeavor spread over seven clinic locations: UPMC St. Margaret, Centre Commons in East Liberty, Oakland campus, Monroeville, UPMC Passavant, UPMC Mercy, and Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC. The program is committed to the evaluation and treatment of the entire range of pain, disability, and rehabilitation problems. It offers an interdisciplinary team approach that includes dedicated professionals from various specialties including medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and psychology.

Pain Medicine offers a one-year fellowship program that is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education. Fellows rotate through the outpatient services at UPMC St. Margaret, Centre Commons, Oakland campus, Monroeville, and UPMC Passavant and provide inpatient consultation at UPMC St. Margaret, UPMC Shadyside, UPMC Mercy, WPIC, UPMC Passavant, UPMC Cranberry, UPMC Montefiore, and UPMC Presbyterian. The program also has an active and well-funded research arm.

During fiscal year 2017, Pain Medicine Program physicians from the Department of Anesthesiology logged more than 49,000 visits. For more clinical information about the program, please visit our clinical website.

Program Overview

Our Pain Medicine Fellowship program provides trainees with extensive exposure to the full spectrum of pain conditions and treatment. 


View the application requirements and process for the Pain Medicine Fellowship Program. 

Compensation and Benefits

The UPMC Department of Anesthesiology offers the benefits to physicians in its pain medicine fellowship program