Bert Willman, MD PhD is board certified in both Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology.
He has been in practice since 1994 and has lived in Colorado Springs since
1997, practicing both Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology.
Dr. Willman received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University
and his MS and PhD in Chemical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology.
He worked as a chemical engineer then graduated from the University of
Miami School of Medicine. He finished an internship in Internal Medicine
and a residency in Anesthesiology at the University of Utah before completing
a fellowship at the University of Alabama.
Having undergone spinal fusion surgery himself, Dr. Willman personally
understands the debilitating effects of chronic pain on a physical and
psychological level. With over 20 years of experience, he knows exactly
what type of care to deliver to patients.
Dr. Willman believes that patient improvement is best achieved by taking
the time to know and understand the patient and their pain, explaining
to the patient why they hurt and what the implications are, and together
developing an individualized plan to best treat their pain. Comprehensive
treatment is utilized including physical, medical, interventional, and
complementary therapies with the goal of better function and less pain.