Richard Rauck, MD

Richard Rauck

Dr. Rauck graduated from Wake Forest University Bowman Gray School of Medicine in 1982, after receiving his B.S from Davidson College in Davidson, NC, graduating magna cum laude. He completed his residency in anesthesiology in 1985 at the University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine at Cincinnati Ohio. In 1986 he completed a Fellowship in pain medicine at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine at Cincinnati Ohio. Dr. Rauck is board certified in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology.

Dr. Rauck has been actively engaged in clinical research in pain medicine, speaks frequently at many national and international professional meetings and has an active clinical practice in pain management. Currently, Dr Rauck is practicing pain management at Carolinas Pain Institute and is the medical director for The Center for Clinical Research.

Dr. Rauck serves presently as President for Sceptor Pain Foundation of which he is a founding member, and President of World Institute of Pain.  He founded the Pain Society of the Carolinas and serves on the board of directors.  Dr. Rauck is also on the board of directors for the North American Neuromodulation Society.

Dr. Rauck continues as Pain Fellowship Director at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Dr Rauck was elected by his peers to be included in Best Doctors in America® 1992- 2014.

In 2013, Dr. Rauck was recognized for his career in pain medicine as recipient of the John J. Bonica Award for the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine.