- Fellowship-trained Spine Surgeon at The Pain Center
- Focused on minimally invasive spine surgery techniques for all areas of the spine
- Dedicated to the growth of The Pain Center as a leader in comprehensive spine care
- Mentored by both Orthopedic and Neurosurgical spine surgeons
Awards & Affiliations
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Pete T. McCunniff, MD
Pete McCunniff, MD, works as an Orthopedic Surgery Specialist for The Pain Center of Arizona with over nine years of experience in his field. Dr. McCunniff graduated from the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine. He completed his residency at Case Western Reserve in Cleveland, OH. He also participated in a year-long fellowship training at the Spine Institute of Arizona centered around minimally invasive spine surgery techniques and treatments.
Dr. McCunniff‘s Story
Originally from Waterloo, Iowa, Dr. McCunniff has called the Valley his home for the past four years.
Following his residency and fellowship at Case Western Reserve and the Spine Institute of Arizona, Dr. McCunniff went on to work in the specialized field of orthopedics. Fast forward to today, he has over nine years of experience, more than 20 publications, and over 50 citations.
Dr. McCunniff is dedicated to continuing The Pain Center’s comprehensive spine care program. He’s incredibly passionate about this practice because it is one of the only in existence set up to meet the diverse care needs of all patients under one roof. Likewise, he plans to continue collaborating with the field to improve the techniques and tools of spine procedures.
His passion lies in treating others with equal respect and showing interest in the lives of those around him. As much as he enjoys his job and getting to help patients at The Pain Center, Dr. McCunniff never turns down an opportunity to spend time with his loved ones.
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The Pain Center
The Pain Center is a comprehensive pain management practice that utilizes advanced therapies to effectively diagnose and treat chronic pain. Founded in 2002, we put a heavy emphasis on in-depth diagnostic evaluations, highly integrated physician teams, and multidisciplinary, therapeutic approaches to care.
The team at The Pain Center understands that chronic pain not only affects the sufferer, but all of those who depend on or care about a person with a chronic pain condition.
What to Expect
At The Pain Center, it’s our mission to develop strong patient-provider relationships before recommending therapies for pain. Once we’ve administered a thorough evaluation, we use a number of pain management techniques to tackle your pain head-on. Simply put, your needs are always made a top priority.