Fred K. KhaloufDO

(814) 942-1166

Location: Altoona (Fairway Drive)

Specialty: Interventional Pain Management Specialist, Anesthesiology, Pain Medicine

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“I thrive on the emotional reward of relieving your pain”
– Dr. Khalouf

Dr. Khalouf is a pain management specialist who has been dedicated to patients like you in Altoona and surrounding counties for over twenty-five years. As the first ABMS Board Certified pain physician in Blair County, Dr. Khalouf utilizes anesthesiology based interventional spine procedures along with contemporary medical management techniques best suited to your acute or chronic pain condition.

Dr. Khalouf is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiology, the Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists, the International Spine Intervention Society, the American Osteopathic Association, the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association, and the American Academy of Pain Medicine.

Dr. Khalouf resides in Hollidaysburg with his wife Susan and their four children. He enjoys ice hockey, cycling, travel, and photography.

  • 1976 Bachelor of Science, Biology, Saint Francis College, Loretto, PA
  • 1977-1981 Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1981-1982 Internship, Internal Medicine, Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1982-1984 Residency, Anesthesiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • 1984-1989, Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1989-1992, Visiting Clinical Associate Professor of Anesthesiology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
  • 1986, American Board of Anesthesiology
  • 1993, American Board of Anesthesiology, Subspecialty Certification in Pain Medicine
  • 1994, American Board of Pain Medicine
  • 2003, American Board of Anesthesiology, Subspecialty Certification in Pain Medicine (Recertified)
  • 2015, American Board of Anesthesiology, Subspecialty Certification in Pain Medicine (Recertified)
  • Dermatomal Somatosensory Evoked Potential Monitoring of Spinal Anesthesia
  • June 1986, Dr. Leroy Harris Award for Excellence in Teaching presented by the Residents of the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Anesthesiology
  • June 1985, Dr. Leroy Harris Award for Excellence in Teaching presented by the Residents of the University of Pittsburgh, Department of Anesthesiology
  • Khalouf FK, Kunkel, FA, Freeman, J; Stretching with Obstruction of an Epidural Catheter. Anesthesia and Analgesia, 66: 1202-1203. 1987.
  • Khalouf FK, Gonzalez RM: Special Anesthesia Challenges in Surgery of the Skull Base. In Surgical Management of Tumors at the Cranial Base, edited by C.G. Jackson, Churchill Livingstone, New York, 1990.
  • Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation Compared with a Single Injection of Hyaluronic Acid for Chronic Knee Pain
  • Dermatomal Somatosensory Evoked Potential Monitoring of Spinal Anesthesia
  • Liposome Encapsulation of Local Anesthetics
  • American Society of Anesthesiology
  • International Spine Intervention Society
  • Pennsylvania Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association
  • American Academy of Pain Medicine
  • UPMC Altoona
  • HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital