Eric Hsu, M.D.

Work Titles
UCLA Health Sciences Clinical Professor, Anesthesiology Member, Main Operating Room Service Member, UCLA Pain Management Center
M.D., Taipei Medical College, 1981
1990 - 1991 Stanford University School of Medicine
1986 - 1987 Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
1987 - 1990 Harbor - UCLA Medical Center
1994 American Board of Anesthesiology
1993 American Board of Anesthesiology

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(310) 319-2263

Mailing Address:

UCLA Pain Management Center
1245 16th St. Suite 225
Santa Monica, CA 90404

1245 16th St., Suite 225
Santa Monica, CA 90404

Detailed Biography:

Eric S. Hsu, MD, is an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His teaching activities include the Pain Management Fellowship, Anesthesiology Residency Program and the Medical Student Clerkship as part of both Acute and chronic Pain Services at UCLA. . Dr. Hsu is board certified in anesthesiology and has a subspecialty certificate & recertification in Pain Management form the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Hsu has competed a transitional internship and a residency in anesthesiology at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California and then he underwent fellowship training in pain management at Stanford University, Stanford, California. As an invited lecturer, Dr. Hsu has delivered presentations on topics including herpes zoster and postherpetic neuralgia, complex regional pain syndrome (reflex sympathetic dystrophy and causalgia), acute pain management, myofascial pain syndrome & fibromyalgia, cancer pain management, and complimentary and alternative pain management. Dr. Hsu has authored abstracts, review articles, and book reviews and served on the faculty of the acupuncture workshop at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Dr. Hsu serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Medical Acupuncture.


A selected list of publications:

Kaye Alan D, Cornett Elyse M, Helander Erik, Menard Bethany, Hsu Eric, Hart Brendon, Brunk Andrew   An Update on Nonopioids: Intravenous or Oral Analgesics for Perioperative Pain Management Anesthesiology clinics, 2017; 35(2): e55-e71.
Hsu Eric S   Medication Overuse in Chronic Pain Current pain and headache reports, 2017; 21(1): 2.
Hsu Eric S   Acute and Chronic Pain Management in Fibromyalgia: Updates on Pharmacotherapy American journal of therapeutics, 2010; .
Hsu Eric S   Practical management of complex regional pain syndrome American journal of therapeutics, 2010; 16(2): 147-54.

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