Vice-chairman | Brazilian Section of the World Institute of Pain (WIP)
Vice-chairman, Brazilian Section of the World Institute of Pain (WIP), member of WIP-FIPP Board of Examination, and one of the founders and a former president of the Brazilian Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (Sobramid). A board-certified anesthesiologist with 20-plus years of experience in anesthesia and interventional pain management of acute and chronic pain, Dr. Oliveira is a regular speaker and instructor at international, and national, pain meetings and training courses. He furthered his education and trained in Spain, Hungary, England, Turkey, the Netherlands, and the US, among others. Specialized in fluoroscopy and ultrasound-guided pain interventional procedures, in Brazil, he provides pain care in a private-practice setting and at his world-class, multidisciplinary pain clinic (co-founded in 2009), the Singular Pain Center in Campinas, São Paulo –the first WIP-EPP award center in Brazil (2011). Dr. Oliveira is committed to continuing pain education and helped develop a highly regarded 1-year modular training program in Interventional Pain for doctors from Brazil and neighboring Latin American countries. In 2013, Dr. Oliveira co-organized and taught at the first WIP-Sobramid-sponsored Hands-on Interventional Pain Workshop in Miami-USA, offered in Spanish and English, now an annual fixture. Currently, he organizes workshops on US-guided pain procedures and, in 2017, he joined the faculty at Pain School International, Budapest. Recent publications include a co-authored report on “Skin Burn after SI Denervation following RF Procedures”, in “ASIPP Pain Management Reports”, and a chapter on “Genitofemoral Nerve Entrapment: Abdominal” in “Peripheral Nerve Entrapment – Clinical Diagnosis and Management”, a reference book.