Lesley K. Rao

Lesley K. Rao, MD

Specializes In
  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Cancer pain management; interventional pain therapies including vertebroplasty, spinal cord stimulation, and radiofrequency ablation techniques

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Anesthesiology
  • Pain Management

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Anesthesiology
Division of Pain Management

Publications & Research

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BA, Biology, Spanish Literature

2001 University of Missouri-Columbia, Columbia, MO

Medical Degree

2006 St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Residency, Anesthesiology

2010 Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Fellowship in Pain Management

2012 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO