Michael Bottros, MD

Assistant Professor, Anesthesiology
Division of Pain Management

Specialty Areas
Pain Management
Acute and Chronic Pain

Patients Seen At:
Center for Advanced Medicine
4921 Parkview Place, Suite 10A
St. Louis, MO 63110
Fax: 314-362-9471

Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Anesthesiology/Pain Management
660 South Euclid Avenue
Campus Box 8054
St. Louis, MO 63110 

Areas of Clinical Interest
Acute and chronic pain management, interventional pain management 

Board Certification

Medical Education
AB: Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 2002
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, 2006
Residency: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 2007
Chief Resident: Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri, 2010
Fellowship: Interventional Pain Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, 2011

Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Major Publications and Awards

Cassilly R, Diodato M, Bottros M, Damiano Jr. R.J., Optimizing Motion Scaling and Magnification In Robotic Surgery. Surgery. 2004 Aug;136(2):291-4.

Avidan M.S., Zhang, L., Burnside B.A., Finkel K.J., Searleman A.C., Selvidge J.A., Saager L., Turner M.S., Rao S. Bottros M., Hantler C., Jacobsohn E., Evers A.S., Anesthesia Awareness and the Bispectral Index. New England Journal of Medicine. 2008 Mar:358:1097-1108. 

Finkel K., Searleman A., Tymkew H., Tanaka C., Saager L., Safar-Zadeh E., Bottros M., Selvidge J., Jacobsohn E., Pulley D., Suntley S., Becker C., Avidan M., Prevalence of Undiagnosed Obstructive Sleep Apnea among Adult Surgical Patients in an Academic Medical Center. Sleep Med. 2009 Aug;10(7):753-8. Epub 2009 Jan 30.

Bottros M, Christo PJ. Urine Drug Testing: An Underused Tool. Journal of Family Practice, Pain Management Today eNewsletter series. 2011;1(7).

Christo PJ, Manchikanti L, Ruan X, Bottros M, Hansen H, Solanki DR, Jordan AE, Colson J. Urine Drug Testing in Chronic Pain. Pain Physician. 2011 Mar-Apr;14(2):123-43 

Bottros MM, Palanca, B., Mashour, G., Patel, A., Butler, C., Taylor, A., Lin N., Avidan, M., Estimation of the Bispectral Index by Anesthesiologists: An Inverse Turing Test. Anesthesiology. 2011 May;114(5):1093-101
CAM Offices have merged and moved!
The Pain Management Center moved to the 14th floor of the Center for Advanced Medicine in mid June 2013. The former offices in 2200 Steinberg (the Satellite) and on the 10th floor of the CAM are now closed. The number is unchanged: 314-362-8820. Suite 14-C.