Dr. Larkin graduated from medical school with Honors from the State University of New York, Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse. After graduating, he completed his internship, residency, and fellowship training in anesthesiology and pain management at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. He stayed on staff at Walter Reed for the next 7 years. During this period, he served intermittently as the chief of the pain management clinic and chief of the anesthesia department, at which time; the pain service grew from an afterthought to a nationally known and respected institution in the field of pain management. These services have been featured in national magazines and profiled on television. He left the Army as a Lieutenant Colonel to pursue a career in private practice at PNSI.
Dr. Larkin has been practicing interventional pain management for over 10 years. He has taught countless residents and fellows on how and why to apply these treatments. Dr. Larkin is also active in the research field of pain management, has authored and co-authored more than 30 research papers and book chapters. He has lectured and instructed others on techniques in pain management both nationally and internationally.
Dr. Larkin is board certified in anesthesiology and pain management. He is an active member of the International Spinal Injection Society and American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He holds a position as an Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Most recently, Dr Larkin joins only 5% of the medical community being honored as “Superdoctor” for the greater Washington-Baltimore Metro Area.