Dr. Mark R. LoDico, a pioneer in the field of pain medicine, believes that no one should have to live with the frustration of chronic pain. Board Certified in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, he founded Advanced Pain Medicine in 2001, uniquely committing the practice to finding specific, ongoing solutions to specific pain.
Prior to confining all of his time and talents to Advanced Pain Medicine – his solo practice Dr. LoDico earned his medical degree from the S.U.N.Y. Health Sciences Center at Syracuse.
Dr. LoDico was Senior Attending Staff in the Department of Anesthesiology at Allegheny General Hospital and Allegheny General Hospital’s Back Institute. He was also Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology for MCP Hahnemann School of Medicine for Allegheny University of the Health Sciences until 1999.
Dr. LoDico became a founding partner of Pain Medicine Associates and Co-Director of the Institute for Advanced Pain Medicine at Suburban General Hospital in February 1999. He remained a Principal of Pain Medicine Associates until March 2001, when he established Advanced Pain Medicine.
A diplomat of the American Board of Anesthesiology and American Board of Pain Medicine, he is a member of the American Medical Association, the American Pain Society, and others. Dr. LoDico is on staff at UPMC and Allegheny Health Network.