Daniel Brookoff, MD, PhD

Dr. Daniel Brookoff received his medical degree as well as his doctor of philosophy degree from the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia where he also completed a residency in medicine and a fellowship in medical oncology. He held faculty positions at both the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Tennessee medical schools, and was the medical director of the Center for Medical Pain Management at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center in Denver, Colorado. The Center provides care for a wide variety of patients with acute and chronic pain conditions in both the inpatient and outpatient settings, with special interests in pelvic pain, cancer-related pain, pediatric pain, neuropathic pain and different aspects of neuromodulation. In addition, Dr. Brookoff was the founding associate director of the Methodist Comprehensive Pain Clinic in Memphis.

Dr. Brookoff authored numerous papers and textbook chapters on pain management, including "Chronic Pain as a Disease: The Pathophysiology of Disordered Pain" for the textbook Expert Guide to Pain Management, published by the American College of Physicians in 2005.

Last modified: March 20, 2013