Patrick Harper, MD

Pain Management

A referral is required.

4.8 / 5 (Based on 185 Reviews)

Patrick Harper, MD, received his bachelor’s degree in respiratory care from the University of Kansas and earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Harper remembers being interested in the medical field in elementary school. He was fascinated by the science of it and wanted to do something to help other people.

Dr. Harper completed his residency in anesthesiology and his fellowship in pain management at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He is the only fellowship-trained, board-certified pain physician in the Lawrence area.

Dr. Harper is excited to be back in the Lawrence community and in Jayhawk nation. Harper is a member of the American Academy of Pain Medicine, American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, North American Neuromodulation Society and American Society of Anesthesiologists. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking, sailing and spending time with his wife and three children.

Year joined staff 2019

Medical Areas of Expertise


Education and Training

Degree University of Kansas, Bachelor of Respiratory Care
Medical Degree University of Kansas, Doctor of Medicine
Internship University of Missouri - Kansas City, General Surgery
Residency Mayo Clinic, Anesthesiology

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Pain Medicine

American Society of Anesthesiologists

American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine

Minnesota Society of Anesthesiologists

North American Neuromodulation Society

Board Certified


Pain Medicine

  • Lawrence Pain Specialists
    330 Arkansas St.
    Suite 201
    Lawrence, KS 66044
    Phone: Main 785-505-3388
  • Provider also sees patients at:

  • Pain Management Clinic at LMH Health Main Campus
    330 Arkansas St
    Lawrence, KS 66044
    Phone: Main 785-505-4850

Provider Review Comments

November 29, 2021
Very attentive to my health care needs.
November 14, 2021
Very professional and caring
November 14, 2021
My first visit to this practice after relocating from Connecticut.All staff members are very professional and caring.Dr. Harper has an extraordinary understanding of all my spinal problems.I appreciate his patience, knowledge and am looking forward to treatments he recommended.
November 09, 2021
Good caring doctor
October 06, 2021
This is a very good doctor.
September 21, 2021
Dr. Harper is Ahmayzing!
September 15, 2021
Very well informed and listened carefully. I'm glad to have established this relationship in case I need treatment later.
September 09, 2021
A happy experience
September 09, 2021
Entire visit was excellent
August 30, 2021
August 21, 2021
I couldn't have asked for better care! I am so grateful.
August 18, 2021
I will highly recommend doctor Harper n his staff to anyone who needs a good, smart n caring team
August 18, 2021
Dr. Harper is knowledgeable n caring doctor
July 28, 2021
Dr.Harper is an exceptional physician. He's personable, knowledgeable, and makes me feel confident in his skills and recommended treatment plan.
July 24, 2021
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