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Keyvan Karkouti

Philip Peng

MBBS, FRCPC, Founder (Pain Medicine)

Academic Position


Staff Position

Staff Physician


Toronto Western Hospital, UHN
Women’s College Hospital

Expertise and Academic Interests

Pain Medicine
Regional Anesthesia


Dr. Philip Peng is a professor in the Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine of University of Toronto. He is a leader, researcher, educator and pioneer in the application of ultrasound for pain medicine. His innovative research led to different new procedures in pain intervention. He received numerous educational awards including the John J Bonica award from ASRA, Distinguished Service Award from ESRA-Spain and Canadian Pain Society. He has delivered more than 400 lectures and workshops nationally and internationally. He has edited 10 books and published 250 peer-reviewed publications and book chapters.

Hobbies and Interest

Tai Chi, basketball and swimming

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