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Robert Willson Hurley, M.D., Ph.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Email: rwhurley@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Mcgill University-Canada, 1993
  • Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2000
  • M.D., University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 2002
  • Internship, Anesthesiology, U Chicago Hosps & Clinics, 2003
  • Residency, Anesthesiology, Johns Hopkins Hosp, 2006
  • Fellowship, Pain Medicine, Johns Hopkins University Schoo, 2007

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Anesthesiology
  • American Board of Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine

NPI Number

  • 1598801193
Robert Willson Hurley, M.D., Ph.D.

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Robert Willson Hurley, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Anesthesiology
Substance Addiction& Abuse Ctr

Research Interests

Low Back Pain; Autonomic Nerve Block; Pain Measurement; Sacroiliac Joint; Diagnostic Techniques and Procedures
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Contact Information

Email: rwhurley@wakehealth.edu

Recent Publications

. Benzon HT, Raja SN, Liu SS, Fishman SM, Cohen SP, Hurley RW, Malik K, Peng P, eds.. In: Essentials of pain medicine. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: .

Central and peripheral neurolysis. Saeed K, Adams MCB, Hurley RW. In: Benzon HT, Raja SN, Liu SS, Fishman SM, Cohen SP, Hurley RW, Malik K, Peng P, eds. Essentials of pain medicine. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 655-662.

Membrane stabilizers. Peterson S, Benzon HT, Hurley RW. In: Benzon HT, Raja SN, Liu SS, Fishman SM, Cohen SP, Hurley RW, Malik K, Peng P, eds. Essentials of pain medicine. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 437-444.

Painful peripheral neuropathies. Endrizzi SA, Rathmell JP, Hurley RW. In: Benzon HT, Raja SN, Liu SS, Fishman SM, Cohen SP, Hurley RW, Malik K, Peng P, eds. Essentials of pain medicine. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 273-282.

Preventive analgesia. Spofford CM, Hurley RW. In: Benzon HT, Raja SN, Liu SS, Fishman SM, Cohen SP, Hurley RW, Malik K, Peng P, eds. Essentials of pain medicine. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 105-110.

Postmeningeal puncture headache and spontaneous intracranial hypotension. Abdel-Aziz S, Benzon HT, Hurley RW. In: Benzon HT, Raja SN, Liu SS, Fishman SM, Cohen SP, Hurley RW, Malik K, Peng P, eds. Essentials of pain medicine. 4th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 169-176.

Perioperative pain management. Adams MCB, Hurley RW. In: Sdrales LM, Miller RD, eds. Miller's anesthesia review. 3rd ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 492-501.

Perioperative pain management. Adams MCB, Hurley RW. In: Pardo MC Jr, Miller RD, eds. Miller's basics of anesthesia. 7th ed. Philadelphia (PA): Elsevier;2018: 692-706.

Re-assessing the validity of the Opioid Risk Tool in a tertiary academic pain management center population. Clark MR, Hurley RW, Adams MCB.. Pain Med. 2018;():.

Consensus guidelines on the use of intravenous ketamine infusions for chronic pain from the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Cohen SP, Bhatia A, Buvanendran A, Schwenk ES, Wasan AD, Hurley RW, Viscusi ER, Narouze S, Davis FN, Ritchie EC, Lubenow TR, Hooten WM.. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2018;43(5):521-546.

Consensus guidelines on the use of intravenous ketamine infusions for acute pain management from the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, and the American Society of Anesthesiologists. Schwenk ES, Viscusi ER, Buvanendran A, Hurley RW, Wasan AD, Narouze S, Bhatia A, Davis FN, Hooten WM, Cohen SP.. Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2018;():.

Predictive factors of daily opioid use and quality of life in adults with sickle cell disease. Karafin MS, Singavi A, Hussain J, Wandersee N, Heinrich T, Hurley RW, Zhang L, Simpson P, Field JJ.. Hematology. 2018;():.

Cervical radicular pain. Hurley RW, Chang JL. In: Cheng J, Rosenquist RW, eds. Fundamentals of pain medicine. Cham, Switzerland : Springer;2018: 187-194.

Alternatives to opioids in the pharmacologic management of chronic pain syndromes: a narrative review of randomized, controlled, and blinded clinical trials. Nicol AL, Hurley RW, Benzon HT.. Anesth Analg. 2017;125(5):1682-1703.

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Professor, Anesthesiology

Robert Willson Hurley, M.D., Ph.D.

Robert Willson Hurley, M.D., Ph.D.

Professor, Anesthesiology
Substance Addiction& Abuse Ctr




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3/20/2018

Very good experience with Dr. Hurley. I would definitely recommend him.

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