Allen B. Shoham, MD

Allen Shoham - Tri-City Orthopaedics

Allen B. Shoham, MD Anesthesiologist & Pain Management Specialist

Allen B. Shoham, MD, is board certified in anesthesiology and pain medicine. He is able to help patients reduce the severity and amount of time they experience pain. His practice is devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of pain, utilizing non-narcotic modern interventional techniques.

Education
Training
Professional Affiliations
Certifications
Publications
Education
  • Undergraduate: University of Southern California (USC), Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences, Los Angeles, CA
  • Medical School: Oregon Health Sciences University (OHSU), Portland, OR
Training
  • Internship: Internal Medicine — University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, NV
  • Residency: Anesthesiology — Mayo Clinic — School of Graduate Medical Education, Phoenix, AZ
Professional Affiliations
  • American Board of Pain Medicine
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • International Spine Intervention Society
Certifications
  • Diplomate, American Board of Pain Medicine
  • Diplomate, American Board of Anesthesiology
Publications
  • Lalwani K, Shoham A, Koh J, McGraw T. The Use of Oxcarbazepine to Treat a Pediatric Patient with Resistant Complex Regional Pain Syndrome. J Pain 2005 Oct;6(10): 704-6.
  • Shoham AB. Book Chapter: Closed Circuit Anesthesia In: Faust’s Anesthesiology Review, 4th Edition. Churchill Livingstone (Book chapter) 2015.
  • Shoham AB. Book Chapter: Perioperative Pulmonary Aspiration In: Faust’s Anesthesiology Review, 4th Edition. Churchill Livingstone (Book chapter) 2015.
  • Shoham AB, Patel B, Arabia FA, Murray MJ. Mechanical Ventilation and the Total Artificial Heart: Optimal Ventilator Trigger to Avoid Post-Operative Autocycling – a Case Series and Literature Review. J Cardiothorac Surg. 2010 May 17;5(1):39.
  • B. Shoham, B. Patel, F. A. Arabia, M. J. Murray. Autocycling and the Total Artificial Heart: Optimal Ventilator Trigger for Assisted Ventilation—Case Series Analysis. Anesth Analg 2010; 110; S-93

Treatment and Management of Pain

Dr. Shoham uses the following treatments and procedures to diagnose and manage pain in his patients: 

  • Non-Narcotic Pain Medications

  • Epidural Injections

  • Selective Nerve Root Blocks

  • Sympathetic Blocks

  • Facet Injections

  • Radiofrequency Ablation (Rhizotomy) for Facet and Sacroiliac Pain

  • Spinal Cord Stimulation

  • Ultrasound and X-ray Guided Injections

What Are People Saying About Dr. Shoham?

Scott Faringer

Dr. Shoham gave me an epidural injection for a disc herniation in my back. It was just what I needed to get moving again!

Sara Quinn

I've had multiple procedures with Dr. Shoham, and I highly recommend him.

Richland, WA

Dr. Shoham is caring and has great bedside manners. He took time to answer all my questions and explained everything to me. Excellent doctor!!!

Karen Nguyen, PA-C - Tri-City Orthopaedics

Karen Nguyen, PA-C Physician Assistant

Education

  • Undergraduate: Bachelor of Clinical Health Services, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Physician Assistant Degree: Physician Assistant, University of Washington School of Medicine, Medex Northwest Physician Assistant Training Program, Seattle, WA

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians

Certifications

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Caleb Ledford, ARNP, RN – Nurse Practitioner

Caleb Ledford, ARNP, RN Nurse Practitioner

Education

  • Undergraduate:
    • Bachelor of Science, Economics, Central Washington University
    • Bachelor of Science, Nursing, Johns Hopkins University
  • Graduate:
    • Master of Science, Nursing, Johns Hopkins University

Certifications

  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
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