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Jan-Willem Kallewaard

MD
(Netherlands )

Jan-Willem Kallewaard

MD
(Netherlands )

Biography
Biography

Jan-Willem Kallewaard
MD


• Head of the Pain Department at Amsterdam Medical Centre
• Head of the Pain Department at the Rijnstate hospital in Arnhem, The Netherlands

BIOGRAPHY

Jan-Willem Kallewaard, MD, is the head of the Pain Department at Amsterdam Medical Centre and head of the Pain Department at the Rijnstate hospital in Arnhem, The Netherlands. His main interest centers on pain management with special focus on low back pain. Jan is involved in several clinical trials on discogenic pain evaluating intradiscal Gelstix and neuromodulation and has conducted studies on the effects of intradiscal methylene blue. He has numerous publications related to discogenic low back pain and effects of nerve stimulation on low back pain. He is the former President of the Dutch Society of Anesthesiologists and the current President of the Society’s Pain Section.

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