Tony Vanetesse, DO is a double-board certified anesthesiologist and interventional pain medicine physician. After graduating summa cum laude from University of the Sciences (now St. Joseph’s University) in Philadelphia, he went on to earn his medical degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Vanetesse then completed his anesthesia residency at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA, followed by interventional pain medicine fellowship at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA.
Dr. Vanetesse has a special interest in the diagnosis and multi-modal treatment of painful conditions including back pain, neck pain, neuropathic pain, CRPS, and musculoskeletal pain. These treatments range from conservative measures, such as medications and physical therapy, to interventional procedures, including facet injections/ablations, epidural steroid injections, as well as various methods of neuromodulation including spinal cord stimulation and peripheral nerve stimulation. Dr. Vanetesse is trained in cutting edge, minimally-invasive spinal surgical procedures and finds joy in improving the lives and functional abilities of his patients. Dr. Vanetesse was named an Accelerate Emerging Leader by Medtronic Pain Therapies and as a Rising Leader in Pain and Neuroscience by the American Society of Pain and Neuroscience (ASPN). He is an active member of ASPN, the Pennsylvania Pain Society, and the Lancaster County Medical Society.
Outside of medicine, Dr. Vanetesse lives in Lititz, PA with his wife, Jessica, their son, Luke, and their Goldendoodle, Brady. He is an avid golfer and also enjoys traveling, fitness, wakeboarding, and watching/playing sports.
Medical School: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
Fellowship: University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA