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Patrick J. McIntyre  MD, JD

Dr. Patrick McIntyre is an interventional pain specialist who joined The Spine and Pain Institute after practicing in the Cleveland area for 9 years. Dr. McIntyre is board certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology. He attended medical school at the University of Toledo, completed his residency in anesthesiology at University Hospitals Case Medical Center, and then his fellowship in Pain Management at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.  He is also a Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice.

Dr. McIntyre is a member of the World Institute of Pain, North American Neuromodulation Society and the American Society of Anesthesiology.

Dr. McIntyre specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of chronic spinal pain as well as in the management of chronic painful conditions such as diabetic neuropathic pain, degenerative arthritis, and complex regional pain syndrome/reflex sympathetic dystrophy. He believes that a multi-modal approach to pain management provides patients the best opportunity for relief of their pain.

Outside of his clinical duties, Dr. McIntyre has written articles and book chapters on a variety of medical topics including headaches, spinal pain and spinal cord stimulation.

Dr. McIntyre grew up in the Cleveland area. He has a Black Belt in Taekwondo, which  is an activity he shares with all of his children.  He is an avid runner.  His favorite activity is spending time with his wife and four children.​