Dr. Asteghik Hacobian, MD, MA, FIPP, DABIPP

Dr. Hacobian received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology with honors from Boston University and continued at BU to obtain a Master’s degree in Vascular Physiology. After receiving her medical degree in 1990 from Boston University, she completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Cornell Medical School, Memorial Sloan Kettering Hospital in New York.

After completing her residency in Anesthesia and Critical Care at Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School in 1995, Dr. Hacobian completed her fellowship training in Pain Management at the Beth Israel and Massachusetts General Hospital in 1995. She is board certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology.

Dr. Hacobian joined ISM in 1995. From 1996 to 2008 she also served on the staff of Massachusetts General Hospital Pain Center and was a Senior Pain Consultant at the Lahey Clinic until February of 2000. At ISM she sees patients in our Barrington, Rye and Plaistow facilities.

During her many years of medical research she has published peer-reviewed papers on cell biology, anesthesia and pain management. She was awarded the Fellow of Interventional Pain Physician certificate by the World Institute of Pain in Budapest, Hungary in September 2007 and has lectured nationally and internationally on pain management.