Our Current Faculty

Sinyoung Kang, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor


  1. Brennan TJ, Lennertz RC, Kang S: Are Opioid-tolerant Patients Resistant to Local Anesthetic Nerve Blockade?: We Need More Information. Anesthesiology 2016 Jul

  2. Dalm BD, Reddy CG, Howard MA, Kang S, Brennan TJ: Conditioned place preference and spontaneous dorsal horn neuron activity in chronic constriction injury model in rats. Pain 2015 Nov; 156(12):2562-71

  3. Kang S, Brennan TJ: Pain Models: Translational Relevance and Applications IASP Press

  4. Brennan TJ, Kang S: Is second pain worse than the first? Pain 2013 Oct; 155(1):2-3

  5. Kang S, Lee D, Theusch BE, Arpey CJ, Brennan TJ: Wound hypoxia in deep tissue after incision in rats. Wound Repair Regen 2013 Aug; 21(5):730-9

  6. Kang S, Jang JH, Price MP, Gautam M, Benson CJ, Gong H, Welsh MJ, Brennan TJ: Simultaneous disruption of mouse ASIC1a, ASIC2 and ASIC3 genes enhances cutaneous mechanosensitivity. PLoS One 2012 Apr; 7(4):e35225

  7. Spofford CM, Mohan S, Kang S, Jang JH, Brennan TJ: Evaluation of leukemia inhibitory factor (LIF) in a rat model of postoperative pain. J Pain 2011 Jul; 12(7):819-32

  8. Wu C, Xu J, Kang S, Spofford CM, Brennan TJ: Animal models of postoperative pain. Animal Models of Pain. Ma C, Zhang JM, (eds.). Springer, p. 181-200, 2010

  9. Kang S, Wu C, Banik RK, Brennan TJ: Effect of capsaicin treatment on nociceptors in rat glabrous skin one day after plantar incision. Pain 2009 Dec; 148(1):128-40

  10. Kang S, Brennan TJ: Chemosensitivity and mechanosensitivity of nociceptors from incised rat hindpaw skin. Anesthesiology 2009 Jun; 111(1):155-64