David N. Maine, M.D.

Director, The Center for Interventional Pain Medicine at Mercy
Interventional Pain Management - Mercy - Baltimore

A 2020 Top Doc - Baltimore magazine

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David N. Maine, M.D., is the Director of The Center for Interventional Pain Medicine at Mercy. Dr. Maine works collaboratively with patients, their families and physicians across the Baltimore Metropolitan region to develop effective, individualized pain treatment plans. He is known for his friendly personality and compassionate care, and strives to offer his patients the best comprehensive care available.

In January 2020, Dr. Maine was appointed by the Sisters of Mercy and Board of Trustees to serve as President & CEO of Mercy Health Services, effective July 2020. Dr. Maine continues to see patients and works in close collaboration with his trusted colleagues, Dr. Harrison Linder and Dr. William Raoofi.

Improving Quality of Life for Patients Suffering from Pain

Specializing in minimally invasive pain relief techniques, Dr. Maine is committed to helping patients rely less on a daily dose of medication to reduce chronic pain, lower back pain and cancer pain. Some of these leading edge treatment options include:

Award Winning Leadership

Dr. David Maine, named a “Top Doc” by Baltimore magazine multiple times, is sought for his expertise and is relied upon by notable health information outlets. He leads the “Pain Management Community” on WEBMD.com, a leading health/medical informational website for the general public, answering questions and posting information about treating pain. Dr. Maine is skilled in a variety of leading edge, pain relief procedures including peripheral nerve stimulation and minimally invasive lumbar decompression.

Dr. Maine is Board Certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine and has received many honors and awards including:

  • Pain Medicine Fellows Grant from the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine
  • Glenn Foundation for Research in the Biology of Aging Grant
  • The Rochester Prize from the University of Rochester
  • "Top Doc" by Baltimore magazine

Dr. Maine also has authored several publications, abstracts and book chapters and serves as an active member of the American Pain Society and the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians.

Education & Fellowships
  • Fellowships – Interventional Pain Medicine, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Residency – Anesthesiology, The Johns Hopkins Hospital
  • Medical Degree – University of Rochester School of Medicine
Patient Stories
Mercy Medical Center Patient in Baltimore


Rachel’s herniated disc was treated successfully without surgery and she’s back to being a full-time mom again.

Center for Interventional Pain Medicine - Mercy, Baltimore MD


After 2 previous back surgeries, Virginia opted out of a 3rd surgery with the help of Dr. David Maine and small device implanted in her back.

Center for Interventional Pain Medicine at Mercy - Baltimore, MD


After waking up in terrible neck pain, Thomasine sought out Dr. David Maine to relieve her constant pain.

Patient receives treatment at The Spine Center at Mercy


A patient gains a new pain-free life after being treated by a team of doctors at Mercy Medical Center.

Dr. David Maine Spinal Fracture


Judith notices instant relief after kyphoplasty surgery to fix a spinal fracture.

Associations & Memberships
  • American Society of Anesthesiologists
  • American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians
  • American Pain Society
  • American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine