Dr. Bryant Ittiara, D.O.
BOARD CERTIFIED PAIN MEDICINE SPECIALIST
BOARD CERTIFIED ANESTHESIOLOGIST
BIOMEDICAL ENGINEER, MASTERS DEGREE, UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN
Dr. Bryant Ittiara utilizes a multidisciplinary approach to treating chronic and acute pain due to a variety of conditions. He is dually trained in both Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. After completing a Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Michigan he went on to receive his medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic medicine. He then completed his Anesthesiology residency at Michigan State University/Detroit Medical Center and then went on to fellowship training at the ACGME accredited Wayne State University/Detroit Medical Center Interventional Pain Management program.
Dr. Ittiara has a unique perspective and approach to pain management. With a background in Biomedical engineering and biomechanics combined with a medical education and extensive specialty training, it allows him to have further insight into the biomechanics of the spine and musculoskeletal system and how injuries or disease processes can affect function. This allows him to better personalize treatment to each specific patient and their goals. He focuses strongly on patient education and takes the time to ensure that each patient fully understands their condition as well as all aspects of a treatment plan and what to expect from any possible interventional procedures.
Dr. Ittiara is highly experienced in evaluation and treatment of back and neck pain, CRPS, headaches/migraines, diabetic neuropathy, musculoskeletal and arthritis disorders, cancer pain, neuromodulation and acute pain management.
He is an expert in fluoroscopic and ultrasound guided interventional procedures including spinal injections, epidural steroid injections, diagnostic nerve blocks, radiofrequency ablation, peripheral nerve blocks, sympathetic nerve blocks, joint injections, spinal cord stimulation and implants, intrathecal pain pumps and pump management, as well as various types of minimally invasive outpatient surgery.
He actively remains at the forefront of new and emerging treatments and technology in order to offer patients the best possible treatment options. In addition, he utilizes regenerative medicine treatments such as PRP or Stem Cell injections for various conditions.
Dr. Ittiara has chosen to practice in the Michigan area due to strong family values and the desire to contribute and help in the community where he grew up. He is involved in academic teaching programs and is on staff with Promedica Health Systems and is an active member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the North American Neuromodulation Society, the American Osteopathic Association, and the American Medical Association.