Patient Portal

Lara W. Crock, MD, PhD

Instructor, Anesthesiology
Pain Management

Specialty Areas

Pain Management

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Chronic pain, complex regional pain syndrome, low back pain, neck pain, epidural injections, radiofrequency ablation, spinal cord stimulation, ultrasound guided blocks.

  • Location(s)
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Location(s)

Location(s)

Center for Advanced Medicine
Pain Management Center

4921 Parkview Place
14C
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone: (314) 362-8820
Fax: (314) 362-9471

Office Phone: 314-362-8820
Fax: 314-362-9471

Education

Education

Fellowship, Pain Management: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2018
Residency, Anesthesiology: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2018
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2013
PhD, Neuroscience: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO 2013
BA, Biochemistry: Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, NY 2001

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Case Series of Successful Postoperative Pain Management in Buprenorphine Maintenance Therapy Patients.
Leighton BL, Crock LW
Anesth Analg. 2017 Nov; 125(5)1779-1783. doi: 10.1213/ANE.0000000000002498.

PMID:
    29049122
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Protamine sulfate induced bladder injury protects from distention induced bladder pain.
Stemler KM, Crock LW, Lai HH, Mills JC, Gereau RW 4th, Mysorekar IU
J Urol. 2013 Jan; 189(1)343-51. doi: 10.1016/j.juro.2012.08.189.

PMID:
    23174261
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Central amygdala metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 in the modulation of visceral pain.
Crock LW, Kolber BJ, Morgan CD, Sadler KE, Vogt SK, Bruchas MR, Gereau RW 4th
J Neurosci. 2012 Oct 10; 32(41)14217-26. doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1473-12.2012.

PMID:
    23055491
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Metabotropic glutamate receptor 5 (mGluR5) regulates bladder nociception.
Crock LW, Stemler KM, Song DG, Abbosh P, Vogt SK, Qiu CS, Lai HH, Mysorekar IU, Gereau RW 4th
Mol Pain. 2012 Mar 26; 820. doi: 10.1186/1744-8069-8-20.

PMID:
    22449017
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Activation of spinal extracellular signal-regulated kinases (ERK) 1/2 is associated with the development of visceral hyperalgesia of the bladder.
Lai HH, Qiu CS, Crock LW, Morales ME, Ness TJ, Gereau RW 4th
Pain. 2011 Sep; 152(9)2117-24. doi: 10.1016/j.pain.2011.05.017.

PMID:
    21705143
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


Characterizing a model human gut microbiota composed of members of its two dominant bacterial phyla.
Mahowald MA, Rey FE, Seedorf H, Turnbaugh PJ, Fulton RS, Wollam A, Shah N, Wang C, Magrini V, Wilson RK, Cantarel BL, Coutinho PM, Henrissat B, Crock LW, Russell A, Verberkmoes NC, Hettich RL, Gordon JI
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Apr 7; 106(14)5859-64. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0901529106.

PMID:
    19321416
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations


PAF-receptor antagonists, lovastatin, and the PTK inhibitor genistein inhibit H2O2 secretion by macrophages cultured on oxidized-LDL matrices.
Sethy-Coraci I, Crock LW, Silverstein SC
J Leukoc Biol. 2005 Nov; 78(5)1166-74.

PMID:
    16244116
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Related citations

Areas of Research Interest

Complex regional pain syndrome and the microbiome.