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Dr. Kenneth G. Varley received his medical education at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada. After training in Internal Medicine, he completed his residency training in Anesthesiology at the University of Florida.

Dr. Varley is a Certified Consultant in Anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology and the Royal College of Physicians of Canada. He is also a fellow of the American Bord of Interventional Pain Physicians as well as fellow and Interventional Pain Practice of the World Institute of Pain 2004. He has obtained subspecialty certification in both critical care medicine as well as pain management by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Minimally Invasive Spinal Medicine.

Dr. Varley has previously served as Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology at the University of Manitoba and Associate Professor at the University of South Carolina. He is currently Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Anesthesiology at the University of Alabama.

Dr. Varley is nationally recognized as a leading expert on Spinal Endoscopy and various Minimally Invasive Interventional Pain Medicine procedures. He is in high demand in national workshops that are offered to physicians who want to develop expertise and skills in these diagnostic and therapeutic techniques. Dr. Varley specializes in a variety of procedures including radiofrequency neuroablation, spinal endoscopy, laser discectomy, spinal cord stimulation and narcotic infusion pump implant.

Dr. Varley is a founding member and serves on the Board of Directors of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He is also President and Executive Director of the Alabama Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. He is licensed to practice medicine in Alabama, South Carolina, and Arizona.