Matthew Eckermann, M.D.
Board Certified, Anesthesiology and Pain Management
Dr. Matthew Eckermann is originally from Houston, Texas. He attended the University of Texas at Austin for his undergraduate degree in Psychology with a specialization in neuroscience. He received his MD at the University of Texas Tech School of Medicine where he studied at the Pain Management Institute at Texas Tech. He subsequently spent several years in general surgery residency at the the University of Oklahoma. Dr. Eckermann then completed his anesthesiology residency at the University of Missouri where he served as academic faculty and specialized in ultrasound guided regional anesthesia for acute pain management.
After years of practicing anesthesia, he attended a two year pain fellowship with Dr. Gesquiere at Peak Anesthesia and Pain Management, studying spinal cord neuromodulation and comprehensive pain care. He specializes in comprehensive interdisciplinary pain management including spinal injections, spinal cord stimulation therapy, radio frequency ablation, platelet rich plasma (PRP) and stem cell therapies.
Dr. Eckermann believes in a wholistic comprehensive approach to pain management treating the entire patient including physical therapy, injection therapy, and behavioral therapy. He is an active member and attends yearly meetings at the Spine Intervention Society, American Academy of Pain Medicine, and the North American Neuromodulation Society meetings. Dr. Eckermann is board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine.