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Physician Profile

Eugene Viscusi, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Acute Pain Management

Specialties
Anesthesiology - Pain Management
Pain Management

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
8490 Gibbon Building
111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6161
Fax: (215) 923-5507

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Jefferson Medical College, Medical School

Internship

  • Bryn Mawr Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA

Residency

  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Recent Publications

Ketamine Infusions for Treatment Refractory Headache

The Efficacy and Safety of the Fentanyl Iontophoretic Transdermal System (IONSYS®) in the Geriatric Population: Results of a Meta-Analysis of Phase III and IIIb Trials

Fentanyl Iontophoretic Transdermal System (IONSYS®) can be Safely used in the Hospital Environment with X-Rays, Computerized Tomography and Radiofrequency Identification Devices

Epidurals and chronic postsurgical pain: Is it lack of evidence or poor design?

Adverse drug effects and preoperative medication factors related to perioperative low-dose ketamine infusions

Managing Opioid-Tolerant Patients in the Perioperative Surgical Home

Management of postoperative pain: A clinical practice guideline from the American pain society, the American society of regional anesthesia and pain medicine, and the American society of anesthesiologists' committee on regional anesthesia, executive committee, and administrative council

Opioid misuse: Can it only happen in America?

Efficacy and Safety of Methylnaltrexone for Opioid-Induced Constipation in Patients with Chronic Noncancer Pain: A Placebo Crossover Analysis

The Acute to Chronic Pain Transition: Can Chronic Pain Be Prevented?

A randomized, phase 2 study investigating TRV130, a biased ligand of the -opioid receptor, for the intravenous treatment of acute pain

Meta-analysis of the efficacy of the fentanyl iontophoretic transdermal system versus intravenous patient-controlled analgesia in postoperative pain management

Erratum to: Is Neuraxial Anesthesia Safe in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection? [Clin Orthop Relat Res, 473, (2015), 1472-1477, 10.1007/s11999-015-4175-3]

The shortened infusion time of intravenous ibuprofen, part 2: A multicenter, open-label, surgical surveillance trial to evaluate safety

Improving acute pain management in emergency medicine

Safety and Side Effect Profile of Liposome Bupivacaine (Exparel) in Peripheral Nerve Blocks

Is Neuraxial Anesthesia Safe in Patients Undergoing Surgery for Treatment of Periprosthetic Joint Infection?

IV acetaminophen: Efficacy of a single dose for postoperative pain after hip arthroplasty: Subset data analysis of 2 unpublished randomized clinical trials

The safety of liposome bupivacaine, a novel local analgesic formulation

Rethinking the role of opioids in the outpatient management of chronic nonmalignant pain