Tabbaa, Kutaiba, MD

Research Statement

  • Chronic Pain Syndromes
  • Percutaneous Laser or Non-Laser Disk Decompression for Acute Herniated Disk
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Advanced Neuromodulation Therapies
  • Spasticity Treatment for Children with Cerebral Palsy and Adults with Neurological Injuries

Professional Affiliations

  • Investigator, Cleveland FES Center
  • Director, Pain Management, Department of Anesthesiology, MetroHealth Medical Center, Cleveland, OH
  • Associate Professor, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH


  • Eshraghi Y, Desai V, Cajigal Cajigal C, Tabbaa K. Outcome of Percutaneous Lumbar Synovial Cyst Rupture in Patients with Lumbar Radiculopathy. Pain Physician. 2016 Sep-Oct;19(7):E1019-25. PubMed PMID: 27676672.
  • Book Chapter: Post Trauma Chronic Pain Management, 2007
  • Contributing editor : Anesthesia Oral Board Review: Knocking Out the Boards, 2009

Contact Information

Contact Name: Doris Ward
Contact Number: (216) 778-3609
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