Dr. Sairam Atluri is a pioneer of stem cell therapy in the United States. He is one of the very few in the country performing intra-discal and subchondral injections to treat back pain and joint pain. He gives national talks and teaches other physicians about stem cell therapy. He is also a co-editor of the largest textbook about regenerative medicine. and pain management. Dr. Atluri is part of the team which wrote the ASIPP guidelines for the safe and responsible use of stem cells to treat back pain. He is one of the few in the country to be a certified in Regenerative Medicine by American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians [ASIPP]. He is also an examiner for ASIPP certification which qualifies other physicians to perform stem cell procedures. Dr.Atluri is currently doing the First prospective, controlled clinical trial to prove the efficacy of Stem Cell Therapy to treat chronic low back pain. He is also part of the team which did systematic review to establish the efficacy of stem cell therapy to treat back pain which was published in the Journal, “Pain Physician” which is the official journal of ASIPP. Dr. Atluri is the most published author in pain management in the tri-state area. He has published 38 [and counting] articles in peer-reviewed journals regarding pain management. Dr. Atluri was chosen as the top pain doctor in the nation by the prestigious Becker’s review. Dr. Atluri is one of the very few who is double board certified in pain management by American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians and World Institute of Pain. He is also board certified in anesthesia. He is also an examiner for the ABIPP [American Board of Interventional Pain Physicians] Board examination which board certifies other pain physicians. He is the co-author of the Regenerative Medicine Guidelines put forth by ASIPP. Dr. Atluri is a co-author for Guidelines of Opioid Management and Interventional Procedures from American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He also wrote a chapter in a textbook regarding Epidural Injections. Dr. Sairam Atluri is a local expert in pain management. He has been featured in many articles in the Cincinnati Enquirer. Dr. Atluri has been consistently chosen every year by his peers as “Top Doctor” in pain management by the survey from Cincinnati Magazine Dr. Sairam Atluri is on the Governor’s Task Force for the Ohio State Medical Association to prevent Prescription Opioid Abuse. He is on expert witness panel for the State Medical Board of Ohio to prosecute physicians causing the epidemic of prescription opioid abuse.
Board certification: American Board of Anesthesiology
Hospital affiliation: Mercy Hospital East Gate