Joseph V. Pergolizzi
Dr. Joseph Pergolizzi, M.D. is an internationally renowned anesthesiologist well-versed in the multiplicity of issues confronting patients and caregivers. He is currently the Chief Operating Officer for NEMA Research INC and a senior partner at Naples Anesthesia and Pain Associates, Inc. In clinical practice, he combines the latest medical advances and scientific breakthroughs with his profound professional compassion for patients facing life-altering conditions. Previously, Dr. Pergolizzi served as an adjunct part-time assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Dr. Pergolizzi is the author of over 350 peer-reviewed articles, abstracts, platform presentations and book chapters, and has been awarded the American Medical Association Physician Recognition Award with Commendation.