Melinda Lawrence, MD

Melinda Lawrence, MD

Melinda Lawrence, MD

Program Director, Pain Medicine Fellowship, UH Cleveland Medical Center
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology, Case Western Reserve University


Melinda Lawrence, MD, is the current program director for the Pain Medicine Fellowship at University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center. She completed her residency training in Anesthesiology and her fellowship training in pain medicine at UH Cleveland Medical Center. Dr. Lawrence is active in medical education, has interest in research, and holds service roles in national pain societies. She is an associate professor in pain medicine, was selected to be a board examiner for the national licensing exam for her specialty, and is the pain medicine physician for the Cleveland Browns. Dr. Lawrence evaluates and treats all chronic pain conditions with an emphasis in interventional pain management and neuromodulation.


  • Pain Management


  • Fellowship: Pain Medicine, UH Case Medical Center (2012 - 2013)
  • Residency: Anesthesiology, UH Case Medical Center (2009 - 2012)
  • Internship: Anesthesiology, UH Case Medical Center (2008 - 2009)
  • Medical Education: University Of Missouri-Kansas City School Of Medicine (2008)


  • Anesthesiology - American Board of Anesthesiology
  • Pain Medicine - American Board of Anesthesiology