Vivianne Tawfik, MD PhDStanford University School of Medicine

Dr. Vivianne Tawfik is a physician-scientist practicing clinical pain management in an academic setting and conducting clinically-informed basic science to further understand the mechanisms of chronic pain. Her clinical expertise is in peripheral nerve injury, complex regional pain syndrome and chronic post-surgical pain. Her research uses animal models of these conditions to further understand the neuroimmune contribution to persistent pain.


Pain Debate! Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, Radiofrequency Ablation for Back Pain, and Sacral Stimulation

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology, Preoperative & Pain Medicine
Redwood City, CA