Clarence Shannon

Associate Dean of Strategy and Innovation
Assistant Professor & Division Director


Dr. Clarence Shannon is an assistant professor in the University of Minnesota Department of Anesthesiology. He serves as the Associate Dean of Strategy and Innovation for the University of Minnesota Medical School, as well as the Academic and Medical Director for Chronic Pain Management at the Department of Anesthesiology.

Clinical Summary

Schedule an appointment with Dr. Shannon at the Clinic for Comprehensive Pain Management by calling 612-301-1425.


MD, University of Chicago
Fellowship in Pain Medicine, Emory University
Residency in Anesthesiology, State University of New York

Professional Memberships

American College of Physicians
Society of Spine Injection Society
American Medical Association
American Society of Regional Anesthesia
American Society of Anesthesiologists
Selected Presentations

Selected Presentations

Shannon, C., Bloom, A., (Presenter) " Rhizotomy in a Patient with Radiation Fibrosis of the Cervical Spine", American Society of Anesthesiology - ASA, San Francisco , California, October 01, 2018.
Shannon, C., (Author & Presenter) "CDC recommendations for opioid management.", Minnesota Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting, U of M Anesthesiology Dept, MInneapolis, May 01, 2018.
Shannon, C. "Low Back & Neck Pain", MAPA Spring CME Conference, Minnesota Academy of Physician Assistants, Minneapolis, March 15, 2018.



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420 Delaware Street SE,
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Contact

Ashley Neumann
Executive Office & Admin. Specialist