Assistant Professor, University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Medical School

University of Havana School of Medicine

Board Certification

American Board of Anesthesiology, American Board of Pain Management

Selected Research

Hartline J, Nolan V, Kelly DM, Sheffer BW, Spence DD, Pereiras L, Warner WC Jr, Sawyer JR. Operating Room Personnel Determine Efficiency of Pediatric Spinal Fusions for Scoliosis. Spine Deform. 2019 Sep;7(5):702-708. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2019.02.003. PMID: 31495469.

Ditta LC, Pereiras LA, Graves ET, Devould C, Murchison E, Figueroa L, Kerr NC. Establishing a surgical outreach program in the developing world: pediatric strabismus surgery in Guatemala City, Guatemala. J AAPOS. 2015 Dec;19(6):526-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jaapos.2015.09.005. PMID: 26691031.

Burgoyne LL, Billups CA, Jirón JL Jr, Kaddoum RN, Wright BB, Bikhazi GB, Parish ME, Pereiras LA. Phantom limb pain in young cancer-related amputees: recent experience at St Jude children's research hospital. Clin J Pain. 2012 Mar-Apr;28(3):222-5. doi: 10.1097/AJP.0b013e318227ce7a. PMID: 21785344; PMCID: PMC3742300.