Dr. Halena Gazelka is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, where she received her MD degree. She then completed her Anesthesiology residency in 2010, followed by Pain Medicine Fellowship and Palliative Medicine Fellowship, all at Mayo Clinic Rochester. She currently works as a consultant in Pain and Palliative Medicine and serves as one of the Mayo Clinic Hospice Medical Directors. Dr. Gazelka serves as the Chair of the Mayo Clinic Opioid Stewardship Program, as Director of the Mayo Clinic Inpatient Pain Medicine Service, and on the Mayo Midwest Ethics Committee, and on the committees of numerous national pain medicine organizations.Dr Gazelka serves on the AAPM Ethics Council and the Opoid Advisory Committee.
- Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology/Pain Medicine
- Rochester, MN