UNM Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine

Mailing address:
MSC 10 6000
2211 Lomas Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

Phone: (505) 272-2610
Fax: (505) 272-1300


Residency programs

Application deadline for the Anesthesiology Residency Program is Nov. 1. Applications are accepted only through  ERAS.


Areas of Interest

Interventional Pain Procedures

  • Lumbar and cervical epidural steroid injections
  • Epidural blood patch
  • Lumbar selective nerve root block
  • Cervical selective nerve root block (diagnostic only)
  • Lumbar and cervical facet blocks
  • Lumbar and cervical radiofrequency ablation
  • Sacroiliac joint injection
  • Sacroiliac joint radiofrequency ablation
  • Lumbar and cervical discogram
  • Kyphoplasty
  • Ganglion impar block
  • Stellate ganglion block
  • Superior hypogastric block
  • Celiac plexus block
  • Lumbar sympathetic block
  • Hip injection
  • Intercostal nerve blocks
  • Trigger point injections
  • Advanced Analgesic Techniques
  • Spinal cord stimulation (trial and implant)
  • Peripheral nerve stimulation (trial and implant)
  • Intrathecal therapy for cancer related pain (trial and pump implant)

Pain Conditions

  • Back pain with/without radicular pain
  • Headaches
  • Joint pain
  • Shoulder pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndromes
  • Myofascial pain
  • Neck pain with/without radicular pain
  • Cancer-related pain
  • Neuralgia
  • Pelvic and abdominal pain