Dr. David Martin is board certified in anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology with advanced certification in pain medicine. He is a consultant in the Department of Anesthesiology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn., and an associate professor of anesthesiology at College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic. Dr. Martin, a Cincinnati native, received his M.D. degree, and has a Ph.D. in neuroscience, from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis.
He has been with Mayo Clinic since 1993. Dr. Martin, who chaired Mayo Clinic's Division of Pain Medicine in the Department of Anesthesiology from 1999 to 2001, is a member of the International Association for the Study of Pain, the American Pain Society, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists and other professional groups. He has been published widely in the medical literature on pain management and related topics.