Srdjan Nedeljkovic, MD

Pain Medicine Center, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Academic/Research Interests

Improving health outcomes in an ever changing financial framework.

The practical application for pain patients and their clinicians with the goal of pushing the boundaries of better outcomes at a lower overall cost.

Recent Publications/Presentations

Nedeljkovic SS, Wasan A, Jamison RN.  Assessment of efficacy of long-term opioid therapy in pain patients with substance abuse potential.  Clin J of Pain 2002;18(4 Suppl):S39-51. PMID: 12479253

Gerges FJ, Lipsitz SR, Nedeljkovic SS. A Systematic Review on the Effectiveness of the NucleoplastyTM Procedure for Discogenic Pain. Pain Physician, 2010; 13:117-132. PMID: 20309378

Friedly JL, Bresnahan BW, Comstock B, Turner JA, Deyo RA, Sullivan SD, Heagerty P, Bauer Z, Nedeljkovic SS, Avins AL, Nerenz D, Jarvik JG. Study Protocol – Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injections for Spinal Stenosis (LESS): a double-blind randomized controlled trial of epidural steroid injections for lumbar spinal stenosis among older adults. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, 2012; 13:48. PMID: 22458343

Barreveld AM, Correll DJ, Liu X, Max B, McGowan JA, Shovel L, Wasan AD, Nedeljkovic SS. Ketamine decreases postoperative pain scores in patients taking opioids for chronic pain: results of a prospective, randomized, double-blind study. Pain Med. 2013 Jun;14(6):925-34. PMID: 23786558