The University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine, Knoxville

The Department of Anesthesiology

Che A. Solla, MD, MBA

Assistant Professor

Clinical Focus

Pain Medicine


Medical School
University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis TN, 2010

Anesthesiology, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda MD, 2014

Pain Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York NY, 2019

Graduate School
Physician Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA), University of Tennessee Knoxville Haslam College of Business, Knoxville TN, 2021


Diplomate American Board of Anesthesiology, 2015
Subspecialty certification in Pain Medicine, American Board of Anesthesiology, 2019

Current Publications

Spiegel MA, Chen GH, Solla AC, Hingula LP, Legler A, Gulati A.
Evaluation of an intrathecal drug delivery protocol leads to rapid reduction of systemic opioids in the oncological population. Journal of Palliative Medicine. 2021 Mar;24(3):418-422. Epub 2020 Jul 8.

Mainkar O, Solla CA, Chen G, Legler A, Gulati A.
Pilot study in temporary peripheral nerve stimulation in oncologic pain. Neuromodulation. 2020 Aug;23(6):819-826. Epub 2020 Mar 17.

Bleckner L, Solla C, Fileta BB, Howard R, Morales CE, Buckenmaier CC.
Serum free ropivacaine concentrations among patients receiving continuous peripheral nerve block catheters: is it safe for long-term infusions? Anesthesia and Analgesia. 2014 Jan;118(1):225-9.


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