Leo Kapural, M.D., Ph.D. is a Pain Physician at the Carolinas Pain Institute and Center for Clinical Research. He is also member of clinical faculty of Wake Forest University, School of Medicine. Dr Kapural served as a Professor of Anesthesiology at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western university and Wake Forest University, School of Medicine. Dr. Kapural is an active member of number of professional organizations and invited speaker to many national and international meetings. He served as Director-At-Large of American Academy of Pain Medicine, International Neuromodulation Society and North American Neuromodulation Society.
Dr. Kapural’s experience is broad and encompasses teaching and clinical education, extensive research, and innovations in the area of pain treatments which brought him two Innovator Awards. His noteworthy research findings have been published in more than 200 journal articles, more than 200 abstracts, three books and 40 book chapters. He is continuously listed by his peers in the “Best Doctors in America” and is a founder of Bestopiniondoctor.com, a chronic pain second opinion platform. Research center where Leo Kapural conducts his studies consistently was listed as the largest and most successful chronic pain research site in the United States and likely across the World. Conducting complex studies that include an implant of devices requires attention to details and zero problems through various audits, including those from FDA.