Lief Sorensen, MD

Pain Management
Anesthesiology
Lief Sorensen, MD
4.70 stars

Primary Location

Dimensions Pain Management
11700 W 2nd Place
LAKEWOOD, CO, 80228-1707
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720-321-8950
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Lief Sorensen, MD

Lief Sorensen, MD

Pain Management

Specialties

Pain Management
Anesthesiology

Education & Background

Fellowship
University of Colorado School of Medicine (CU Anschutz Medical Campus)
Pain Management
Residency
University of Colorado School of Medicine (CU Anschutz Medical Campus)
Anesthesiology
Internship
Saint Joseph Hospital (SCL Health)
Internal Medicine
Medical Education
Loma Linda School of Medicine
Certification
American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA)
Gender
Male
Rating
(172 Reviews)

About Lief Sorensen, MD

Lief Sorensen, MD, feels that each patient is unique. His goal is to work together with his patients to restore their quality of life by understanding and managing their pain. He listens carefully to each patient’s questions and concerns to create a comprehensive treatment plan that is individualized to their unique needs.

Dr. Sorensen earned his medical degree at Loma Linda University, Calif., in 2004. He is double board certified in both Anesthesiology and Interventional Pain Medicine. He is a member of numerous professional and community committees and is affiliated with the American Academy of Pain Medicine and Spinal Intervention Society. He completed his residency in anesthesiology and a fellowship in interventional pain. In addition to his medical practice, Dr. Sorensen serves as Chief Medical Officer for Avista Adventist Hospital.

In his free time, Dr. Sorensen enjoys spending time with his family, snow skiing, golfing and running.

Additional Information

Dr. Sorensen treats the following conditions:

  • Herniated disks
  • Low back pain
  • Upper back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Post laminectomy syndrome
  • Facet arthropathy
  • Spondylosis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Coccydynia
  • Sacroiliitis
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Sciatica
  • Radiculopathy
  • Post chemotherapy pain syndrome
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Shingles
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Post herpetic neuralgia
  • Compression fractures of the spine
  • Sports injuries
  • Complex regional pain syndrome

Locations

Dimensions Pain Management
11700 W 2nd Place
LAKEWOOD, CO, 80228-1707
Phone: 720-321-8950
Dimensions Pain Management
80 Health Park Dr
LOUISVILLE, CO, 80027-4644
Phone: 303-661-4100

Ratings

Ratings are calculated via patient surveys collected from the Medical Practice survey from Press Ganey using the Mean score for each of the four questions shown below. Star scores are determined by dividing the mean score by 20 so a 100% Mean score divided into 5ths results in a 5 star rating.

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(172 Reviews)
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