Richard Rauck, MD is president and founder of the Carolinas Pain Institute and the Center for Clinical Research, Clinical Associate Professor of the Department of Anesthesiology at Wake Forest University School of Medicine, founder of the Sceptor Foundation and Treasurer on the Executive Board of World Institute of Pain.
Dr. Rauck has a long and active history of involvement in publishing in medical journals, speaking at national and international professional meetings and has an active clinical practice in pain management.
Dr. Rauck is a well-known and well-respected Pain Management physician in Winston-Salem, NC. Dr. Rauck graduated from Wake Forest University Bowman Gray School of Medicine in 1982, after receiving his B.S from Davidson College in Davidson, NC, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He completed his residency in anesthesiology in 1985 at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine at Cincinnati, Ohio. In 1986, he completed a Fellowship in Pain Control at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine at Cincinnati, Ohio. Dr. Rauck is board certified in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology.
Presently, he is an editorial reviewer for Anesthesiology, American Pain Society, and is on the Editorial Board for Pain Practice and Neuromodulation, and the Official Journal of the World Institute of Pain. He also serves as a board member for Hospice and Palliative Care Center of Winston-Salem.
Dr. Rauck was elected by his peers to be included in Best Doctors in America® 1992-2007.