Adewunmi Akande, MD., MBA
, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, Anesthesiology, and Pain Medicine. He has 24 years of experience specializing in Interventional and Non Interventional Pain Management
and Pain Medicine
Dr. Akande is the Founder and President of Charlotte Pain Associates, PA, a private practice pain management specialty with four regional satellite offices in North and South Carolina. The practice offers consultation, diagnosis, and treatment of all Chronic Pain
conditions. The practice has a volume of greater than 1,200 consultations, 10,000 office visits, and 2,000 outpatients interventional procedures annually.
Dr. Akande is also the Founder and Chairman of Nead Medical, PC, and outpatient JCAHO certified single specialty surgical suite for interventional pain management. The surgical suite handles a volume of greater than 1,300 cases of various types of complex interventional pain management procedures annually.
: Dr. Akande provides expert witness services in cases involving complications with Anesthesia and Pain Medicine. He has testified 10 times in the past several years. Dr. Akande's services are available to attorneys representing both plaintiff and defendant and include medical record review, written reports, depositions, and trial testimony as needed.
Areas of Expertise
- Spinal Anesthesia
- Epidural Hematoma
- Intrathecal Catheter
- Opioid Therapy
- Opioid Overdose
- Pain Medicine Complications
- Narcotic Use / Abuse
- Facet Rhizotomy
|Facet InjectionCervical EpiduralEpidural AbscessNerve Root BlockEpidural AdhesionsSpinal InjectionsSpinal CatheterBlood Thinner |
- Internal Medicine Residency - Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
- Anesthesiology Residency and Pain Management, Fellowship - Brigham and Women's Hospital (Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass)
- Interventional Pain Management Fellowship-University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Newark, NJ