Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
Michael Coppes is an anesthesiologist who also practices pain medicine.
His research on the topics of phantom limb pain and opioid antagonists has appeared in Annals of Anesthesia and Pain Medicine and Current Pain and Headache Reports. As a medical student, Coppes investigated the effects of Tysabri on cognition and neurodegeneration in multiple sclerosis as well as the application of optical coherence tomography (OCT) in a clinical neurological setting. These findings were published in Neuro-Ophthalmology and Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders.
Coppes received his MD from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine. He completed his internship at NorthShore University HealthSystem, and a residency in anesthesia and a fellowship in pain medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital.