Katrina M.  Von Kriegenbergh , M.D.

Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh, M.D.



Dr. Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh is a board-certified anesthesiologist currently practicing at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital. She specializes in interventional pain treatments for the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar spine, including spinal cord stimulator and medication pump implantation. She addresses complicated regional pain syndrome and chronic abdominal and pelvic pain, with sympathetically mediated pain. Dr. Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh is also trained in interventional procedures for cervicogenic and migraine headaches, such as nerve blocks and Botox for chronic migraine.

The physician earned her Bachelor's degree in Psychology at the University of California, Berkeley and graduated from St. George's University School of Medicine with honors and research distinction. Dr. Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh served as Chief Resident during her Anesthesiology residency and remained at Texas Tech to complete a Pain Medicine fellowship, as it is known as one of the most prominent Pain Medicine fellowships in the country with extensive interventional experience.

Dr. Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh has a license in Advanced Cardiac Life Support from the American Heart Association. She volunteered at New York Cares, where she was involved in community projects, tutoring, and cooking classes with children. The physician is currently a member of the International Anesthesia Research Society, the California Society of Interventional Pain Physicians, and the International Anesthesia Research Society.

She conducted research for and co-authored multiple textbook chapters for general anesthesiology, cardiac anesthesiology, and pain medicine, including chapters in Morgan and Mikhail's Clinical Anesthesiology companion book. Dr. Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh has over 9 years of experience in medical practice. The physician has specialty expertise in acute pain, chronic pain, and cancer pain. Before practicing in California, she had a medical license for Texas.

Procedures Dr. Katrina M. Von Kriegenbergh Performs at Cedars-Sinai Marina del Rey Hospital

  • Insertion of peripheral IV
  • Standard induction of general anesthesia
  • Mask ventilation
  • Laryngeal mask airway insertion
  • Endotracheal intubation
  • Awake fiberoptic intubation

Insurance Accepted

  • Medicare
  • Cigna
  • Blue Shield of California
  • HealthNet
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross
  • United Healthcare

Languages Spoken

  • English

Education & Training

Medical Degree

St. George's University School of Medicine

Internship(s)

N/A

Residency(ies)

Texas Tech University at Lubbock

St. George's University School of Medicine, St. George, Grenada

Fellowship(s)

Texas Tech University at Lubbock



Memberships & Affiliations

  • American Society of Anesthesiologists American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • Publications & Media

    • Marios Loukas, Katrina Von Kriegenbergh, Mathangi Gilkes, R. Shane Tubbs, Christi Walker, Deepa Malaiyandi, Robert H. Anderson