Ajay Manhapra, MD Hampton VA Medical Center

Dr. Manhapra is an internist and addiction medicine specialist with clinical and research focus on recovering patients with treatment-resistant chronic pain and multiple comorbidities dominated by substance use disorders and medication dependence. Dr. Manhapra has been at the forefront of advancing the clinical concept of complex persistent opioid dependence as an explanation of long-term opioid therapy ineffectiveness and clinical instability following opioid taper. He has extensive experience of using the combined strategy of buprenorphine treatment and behavioral interventions among patients with sequelae of complex persistent dependence.


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Hampton, VA