Rod Duralde, MD, is a double board-certified anesthesiologist and pain medicine specialist and the managing partner of Pain Consultants of Atlanta, where he provides comprehensive care for patients in the office and surgery centers in the Buckhead neighborhood of Atlanta, Fayetteville, and Stockbridge, Georgia.
Born and raised in Atlanta, Dr. Duralde attended Woodward Academy before pursuing his undergraduate studies at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina, where he graduated Cum Laude. He then earned his medical doctorate from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, Tennessee.
After completing his medical education, Dr. Duralde embarked on an impressive medical career, with a 12-year service in the United States Air Force. During his military tenure, he developed a strong foundation in health care while serving the country. Dr. Duralde then transitioned to private practice and has been recognized as a Top Doctor in The Atlanta Magazine for multiple years.
Dr. Duralde’s board certifications from the American Board of Anesthesiology and the American Board of Anesthesiology-Pain Medicine further demonstrate his commitment to providing excellent care. He maintains active membership in prestigious professional organizations such as the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the Spine Intervention Society, which allows him to stay at the forefront of advancements in his field.
From minimally invasive procedures like epidural steroid injections to kyphoplasty, Dr. Duralde strives to provide his patients with exceptional care using modern techniques. He is now accepting new patients, ready to provide compassionate and effective treatment for those seeking pain relief and improved quality of life.