Kaylea M. Boutwell, MD, is a board-certified specialist in Anesthesiology and Surgical Intensive Care. Dr. Boutwell is fellowship-trained in Pain Medicine and Interventional Pain Management through The Cleveland Clinic , one of the top-ranking pain hospital systems in the nation. Her practice is devoted exclusively to the comprehensive management of acute and chronic pain syndromes. As a member of the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the International Spine Intervention Society, the American Academy of Pain Medicine and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, Dr. Boutwell remains current on new technologies and pharmacotherapeutic agents in her specialty field, applying these medical advances to set her practice apart from the rest.

In concert with the Spine Research Center, she and the Pain and Rehabilitation Specialists team are actively designing and participating in clinical research protocols related to the advancement of multiple spine-based pain management technologies.

Dr. Boutwell and the PRS staff are acutely mindful that the vitality and quality of your life is impacted by your pain. We are gratified to have the knowledge and skills to work with you to resolve pain that is putting any aspect of your life on hold. If your primary desire is "Success without Surgery" then you already share our motto and the guiding framework for your individualized care.

According to Dr. Boutwell, when it comes to managing chronic pain, a patient should never accept that there is nothing more that can be done. She states, "The field is evolving so quickly that – if your physician is evolving too – there are always ways to optimize your condition."

Fellowship Training
Pain Medicine and Interventional Pain Management Therapy at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Hospital

Residency Training
General Surgery, as well as Anesthesiology and Surgical Critical Care at Saint Louis University Hospital

Medical School Education
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Undergraduate Education
Drury University, BA with majors in Biology and Chemistry, minors in Spanish and Global Studies

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