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Clearwater, Florida 33761

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Lynne Carr Columbus, D.O.,
President, Gulf Coast Pain Management

Dr. Columbus honored as a "Leading Physician in the World"
by the International Association of Healthcare Professionals
Anesthesiology and Pain Management
March 2011

Four-Time Award Winner 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012
Best of Palm Harbor 2012 Medical Practices and Health Care
Congratulations! 4th Year in a Row Winner!

Gulf Coast Pain Management Dr. Lynne Carr Columbus
Receives 2011 Best of Palm Harbor Award

Gulf Coast Pain Management Dr. Lynne Carr Columbus
receives 2010 Best of Palm Harbor Award

U.S. Commerce Association™ Award Plaque Honors the Achievement

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Florida  1994-Present
Pennsylvania  1992-Present

Ohio (Temporary)  1992-1994


Lynne Carr Columbus, D.O.

President, Gulf Coast Pain Management

A Leading Physician of the World

Northwood Plaza Medical Building

3001 Eastland Boulevard

Suite 7

Clearwater, Florida 33761

Phone (727)789-0891

Fax (727)789-1570

Lynne Carr Columbus, D.O. is currently the President of Gulf Coast Pain Management, a multidisciplinary pain  center. She attended Vanderbilt University for her undergraduate training. She obtained her Doctor of Osteopathic  Medicine at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, where she stayed to complete her internship. She did  her residency training in Anesthesiology at Hahnemann University and the University of Cincinnati. She is a board-certified Anesthesiologist and Pain Management Specialist. She is an alternate Trustee for the Florida  Osteopathic Medical Association and serves on their Medicare Committee.

She is a very active national speaker for multiple Pharmaceutical companies. She has been featured in the Wall Street  Journal, Physicians Practice Magazine, Medical Economics Magazine and other business magazines. She has had  multiple guest appearances with the local news programs regarding pain related topics. Her practice was  nominated as Women’s Practice of the year  (solo and group) by Florida Medical Business News.
Lynne Carr Columbus, D.O.
Personal Battle with Langerhan's Histiocytosis

Recertification Certified American Board of Pain Medicine - April 2010
Recertification Certified Independent Medical Examiner - Dec. 2004
Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology- October 1995
Diplomate, American Board of Pain Medicine- February, 2000
Diplomate, American Academy of Pain Management-October 1997
National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners, Certification #18796-1991
Florida Worker’s Compensation Physicians’ Certification Course-1996
Certified Independent Medical Examiner-July 1999
Cleveland Clinic Foundation Center
Intensive Cadaver Course for Interventional Pain Techniques Feb. 2007 & Feb. 2009
New Standard of Care for Hyperhidrosis St. Louis University - April 2008

June 1999
Interventional Cadaver Course and Certification-

Technique for Percutaneous ElectroThermal Treatment of Discogenic Pain (IDET)
Tampa. Florida 

December 1996
Interventional Pain Management Techniques Seminar
San Antonio, Texas
Hands-on and Didactic
Radiofrequency Neuroablation 

June 1995
Medical Education and Research Institute
Memphis, Tennessee
Hands-on and Didactic
Spinal Cord Stimulation Systems/Intrathecal Pump Implantation

Anesthesiology Residency
University of Cincinnati
231 Bethesda Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45221

Anesthesiology Residency
Hahnemann University
Broad and Vine,  Philadelphia, Pa. 

Hospital of the Philadelphia College of  Osteopathic Medicine
4150 City Avenue
Philadelphia, Pa. 19131

Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
4170 City Avenue
Philadelphia, Pa. 19131

Bachelor of Science,  Molecular Biology
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee 

Professional experience

February 1999 - Present
Gulf Coast Pain Management Associates
3890 Tampa Road, Suite 301
Palm Harbor, Florida 34684

Anesthesiology and Chronic Pain  Management
September  1997 – February 1999
Clearwater Pain Management Associates
300 Jeffords Street
Clearwater, Florida 33765

Anesthesiology and Chronic Pain Management
1995 - September 1997
Florida Spine Institute
2250 Drew Street

Clearwater, Florida 34625

Anesthesiology and Chronic Pain Management
September 1994 - December 1995
Anesthesia and Analgesia, P.A.

Clearwater, Florida
Staff Anesthesiologist

Hospital Affiliations
Largo Medical Center – Courtesy
Helen Ellis Hospital – Courtesy
Mease Countryside Hospital - Active
Mease Countryside Ambulatory Care Center – Associate
Health South St. Petersburg Surgery  Center – Active
C-Med Ambulatory Surgery Center-Active
Columbia Countryside Surgery Center-Active

Professional memberships
American Society of Anesthesiology
Florida Society of Anesthesiology
American Medical Association
American Academy of Pain Management
American Academy of Pain Medicine
American Association for the Study of Headache
Florida Osteopathic Medical Association
Pinellas County Osteopathic Society
American Pain Society

Awards received
Leading Physicians of the World Anesthesiologists Pain Management - March 2011
Best Women's Practice 2005, Finalist, Florida Medical Business News
AMA  Physician’s Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education, 1997-2007, 2007 - 2010
Florida Osteopathic Medical Association Medicare Committee, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
Florida Osteopathic Medical Association Alternate Trustee, 2003, 2004, 2005
Board of Directors, Pinellas County  Osteopathic Medical Society, 1997-Present
Treasurer, Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society, 2001
Secretary, Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society, 2004
Vice President, Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society, 2005
Chairman of the Board, Sun Coast Hospital Foundation  2000-2001
Distinguished Trustee Award, Sun Coast Hospital, 2001
Surgical Quality Care Committee-Largo Medical Center 1996-Present
American Academy of  Pain Management Utilization Review Committee 1999-Present
Speakers Bureau-Purdue Frederick
Advisory Board-Purdue Pharmaceuticals
Speakers Bureau-Medtronics Neurological
Speakers Bureau-Glaxo Wellcome
Speakers Bureau-Janssen Pharmaceutical
Chronic Pain Advisory Board-Janssen Pharmaceutical
Speakers Bureau-Pfizer
Speaker's Bureau-Organon
Facilitator- Primary Care Network-Treatment of  Migraines, 2000-present
Speaker's Bureau-Medem, Inc.
MPAC National Advisory Board-Medem
MENTORS-Methodologies for Experts in Neurotoxin Therapy:
Preceptorship Trainer, 2003, 2004, 2005
Palladone Advisory Board-Purdue Pharmaceuticals 10-2004
Hospice Ball Committee,
Honorary chair Suncoast Hospice Ball, 2008
Hospice of the Florida Suncoast, 2002 - Present
Guest Appearances-“Just for Your Health”-Good Day Tampa Bay-Fox 13
Morning News Program

Setting the standards in quality pain management!
at Gulf Coast Pain Management

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Lynne Carr Columbus, D.O.

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Phone: (727) 789-0891 office Fax: (727) 789-1570
Northwood Plaza Medical Building

3001 Eastland Blvd. Suite 7 Clearwater, FL 33761



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