Ioannis Skaribas, MD, DABA, FASA
Management Specialist and Anesthesiologist
Fellowship Trained and Double Board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology, Dr. Skaribas specializes in advanced Interventional Pain therapies.
Dr. Skaribas completed his Residency in Anesthesiology, and an interventional Fellowship in Pain Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (FASA). He is a renowned expert in neuromodulation, as well as minimally invasive, interventional pain management procedures.
Unsurpassed Experience and Training
In the past, Dr. Skaribas has served on faculty at both University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston and Baylor University and until March of 2018, he was a partner physician and shareholder with US Anesthesia Partners.
He has served as the medical director of the Pain Management branch of USAP. In 2018 he founded Expert Pain P.A. a consortium for advanced pain management interventions and where he serves as the medical director and CEO. The author of several textbook chapters and journal manuscripts, Dr. Skaribas is a member of local, national, and international professional medical societies.
Doctor of Medicine,
Aristotelion University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Interventional Fellowship in Pain Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine
Fellowship trained, Board Certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine
Residency & Internship
Internship and Residency in Anesthesiology at Baylor College of Medicine
Professional Distinctions & Awards
Fellow of the American Society of Anesthesiologists (FASA)
“Intern of the Year” award during Residency at Baylor College of Medicine
Clinical Assistant Professor in Pain Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Served as the Medical Director of the Pain Management Branch of USAP
Member of local, national, and international professional medical societies
Author of several textbook chapters and journal manuscripts
Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology
Clinical Assistant Professor, UT Houston
Medical Director, Expert Pain PA
Author and Thought Leader
Dr. Skaribas is a prolific author and thought leader in interventional pain management. He has been published in a variety of journals and has written chapters in multiple textbooks. View his journal articles below.
August 2, 2019
To date, spinal cord stimulators and intrathecal pump delivery systems represent the most common implantable devices in pain medicine. The psychological status of any patient is an important factor in determining the success of the surgical use of any implantable device.