Ana Carolina Braz Lima


Dr. Ana Carolina graduated as an MD in 2007 at Souza Marques School of Medicine in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  She completed her specialization in anesthesiology in 2011 at Miguel Couto Municipal Hospital. In 2010, she spent three months accompanying the Anesthesiology Department of Saint Antoine Hospital in Paris, France where she dedicated herself to peripheral nerve blocks with ultrasonography. She worked as an anesthesiologist until 2014, when she began her postgraduate studies in Pain Medicine at Albert Einstein Hospital in São Paulo, Brazil.  She did her fellowship in interventional pain medicine from 2015-2016 at Singular in Campinas, Brazil.  For one month in 2016 she assisted Dr. Sudhir Diwan in New York City, USA. Recipient of the Fellow of Interventional Pain Practice (FIPP / WIP) in 2017 and the Certified of Interventional Pain Sonologist (CIPS / WAPMU) in 2018. That same year she received Pain MSK Ultrasound Certified (PMUC / ASRA). Currently she works at her private clinic, Lotus – Pain Management Center, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  She is part of the clinical staff for pain management at Glória D’or Hospital in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Publisher of the Oncological Pain Treaty, published in 2019, with participation in several other works.  Former director of Sobramid (Brazilian Society of Interventional Pain Physicians).  Participant in several congresses as organizer and speaker.  Guest speaker at PSI (Pain School International – Budapest).  Post-graduate professor in Interventional Pain Medicine at Israelita Albert Einstein Hospital in São Paulo, Brazil.