Carlos Omar Viesca, MD, PMABA, ABPM, FIPP

Board Certified - Pain Medicine

Carlos Viesca

Education

  • Permanent Diaconate Program - Catholic Diocese of El Paso, TX
  • Deacon Candidate - Diocese of El Paso, TX
  • Deacon Aspirant - Diocese of El Paso, TX
  • Certificate in Business Administration - American Society of Anesthesiology, Houston, TX
  • Interventional Pain Medicine Fellowship - Interventional Pain Medicine Program, Texas Tech University HSC at Lubbock, Lubbock, TX
  • Anesthesiology Residency - Anesthesiology Residency Program, Texas Tech University HSC at El Paso, El Paso, TX
  • Surgical Residency Internship - General Surgery Preliminary Residency Program, Texas Tech University HSC at El Paso, El Paso, TX
  • General Surgery Residency Training - Hospital General de Cd. Juárez and the Universidad Autónoma de Cd. Juárez (UACJ), Cd. Juárez, Chih, México
  • Social Service - General Practitioner in Ricardo Flores Magón, Chih, México, Social Service required by the Mexican licensing authorities
  • Rotational Internship - Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS), Hospital General de Zona no. 35, Cd. Juárez, Chih, México
  • Medical Degree - Universidad Autónoma de Cd. Juárez (UACJ), Cd. Juárez, Chih. México

About Dr. Viesca

Dr. Carlos O. Viesca is an attending pain medicine specialist at El Paso Orthopaedic Surgery Group. He received his board certification from the American Board of Pain Medicine. He earned his medical degree from the Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez Instituto de Ciencias Biomédicas. Dr. Viesca completed a residency in general surgery at the Universidad Autónoma de Ciudad Juárez, Hospital General Ciudad Juárez. In addition to this, he also completed a residency in anesthesiology at Texas Tech University, El Paso. He is fellowship-trained in interventional pain medicine at the same university. He completed another fellowship training in interventional pain medicine at Texas Tech University, Lubbock Dr. Viesca is a zealous researcher, with authorial credits in numerous esteemed publications. Located at El Paso, TX, he believes in the delivery of quality patient care that focuses on patient comfort and seamless recovery.

Special Interests

  • Interventional treatment of pain disorders, with focus on spinal procedures
  • Transforaminal epidurals
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Minimally Invasive Lumbar Decompression
  • SI Joint fusions
  • Intrathecal pumps
  • Disc decompression
  • Botox for migraines
  • Ketamine infusions for intractable Pain disorders
  • Neuropathic Pain
  • Trigeminal neuralgia