Dr. Lars Walén, Consultant in Pain Medicine


Dr. Lars Walén is a specialist in pain treatment, certified in Sweden, also anesthesiologist and intensivist certified in Sweden, Norway and the United Kingdom. He is one of the leads in the field of pain treatment using interventional techniques under fluoroscopic and ultrasound guidance. Dr. Walen has obtained his Master’s degree in ultrasound-guided regional anesthesia and pain-treatment techniques in Vienna, Austria.


  • Swedish Association of Anesthesia and Intensive Care (SFAI)
  • Scandinavian Society of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine (SSAI)
  • European Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Therapy (ESRA)

Hospitals and International Collaborations

Norrlands University Hospital, Sweden (Consultant for Anesthesia and Intensive Care), 2007–present

United Kingdom Specialist Hospital, UK (Anesthesiologist and Pain-Treatment Physician, part-time), 2009–2011

Norrlands University Hospital, Sweden (Resident, Anesthesia and Intensive Care), 2001–2006