Claudia Venable, M.D.

Director, Center for Pain Relief
Pediatric Anesthesiologist


Assistant Professor
Emory University School of Medicine

Biography Dr. Claudia Venable is the Director of the Center for Pain Relief at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta. In this clinical role, she oversees management of pain in children in both inpatient and outpatient settings. Her team of pediatric anesthesiologists use regional anesthesia, as well as multimodal techniques, to ensure that pediatric patients have the best in post-op pain management. In the outpatient clinics, patients with chronic pain are seen.

Education and Training Medical Degree: Stanford University School of Medicine, United States, Stanford, CA, 1980
Residency: Anesthesiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, 1980-1986


  • Board Certified in Pediatrics and Anesthesiology, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Advanced Certification in Pain Management, American Board of Anesthesiology
Publications / Presentations
Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by Dr. Venable are available at PubMed, the online database provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health publications.

Professional Interests
  • Complex regional pain syndromes
  • Generalized pain syndromes
  • Functional abdominal pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Sickle Cell Pain

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