Philosophy of Care:Dr. Belgrade's professional interests include medical management of pain, neuropathic pain, cancer pain, and acupuncture. Academic interests include teaching and writing about pain. He is the chairman of the Fairview Pain Management Center and the program co-director for the Pain Management Fellowship.
Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Top Doctor 1996-2013
Best Doctors in America®, 2009-2010
Teacher of the Year Award by Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residents, 2006-2008
Belgrade M, Drach R, Haas, S: Alternative Medicine in Neuropathic Pain. In: Encyclopedia of Pain. RF Schmidt, GF Gebhart (Eds). Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg 2013.
Belgrade M, Smith S: Acupuncture and alternative treatments for painful diabetic neuropathy. In: Painful Diabetic Polyneuropathy: A Comprehensive Guide for Clinicians. Lawson E, Backonja M (Eds), Springer 2013; 83-93.
River Y, Levital T, Belgrade M. Computerized mobilization of the cervical spine for the treatment of chronic neck pain. 2012 Nov; 28(9):790-6.
Belgrade M, Hall, S, Anderson, A: surviving sudden death: how one multidisciplinary pain clinic re-invented itself. Poster presentation #210, American Pain Society annual meeting, Austin TX, 2011.
Belgrade, M: Palliative Pain Issues (book chapter) in: Palliative Care: A case-based guide, Loitman, JE, Sinclair CT, Fisch MJ (eds). Humana Press 2010.
Belgrade M, Hall S: Dexmedetomidine infusion for the management of opioid-induced hyperalgesia. Pain Medicine. 2010 (11):1819-26.
Belgrade M, Huntoon E: A Primer on Acupuncture. Minnesota Medicine May 2009.
Hall S, Belgrade M, Wilcox G, Mao J: Opioid Induced Hyperalgesia: the effect of alpha adrenergic agonists in its clinical management (Symposium #309 presented APS Annual meeting) San Diego, CA May 2009.
Cassim H, Belgrade M, Fischer M, Panopoulos G: Sexual dysfunction among chronic pain patients: The effect of opioid analgesia (poster #345) APS annual meeting, San Diego, CA May 2009.
Wilkens J, Belgrade M: Do pain specialists meet the needs of the referring physician? A survey of primary care providers. J Opioid Management 2008
Belgrade M, Schamber C: Evaluating Alternative and Complementary Therapies (book chapter). In: Clinical Pain Management: Chronic Pain 2nd edition Rice,Warfield, Justins, Eccleston (editors), chapter 56, Arnold Publishers, London
Belgrade MJ: Alternative Medicine in Neuropathic Pain. In: Encyclopedia of Pain. Schmidt RF, Willis WD (Eds.) Springer. Berlin, 2007.
Bertelsen AK, Belgrade M: Postherpetic Neuralgia: Pharmacologic and Non-Pharmacologic Treatment Options. In: Encyclopedia of Pain. Schmidt RF, Willis WD (Eds.) Springer. Berlin, 2007.