Veronica Antoine, M.D. is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. She earned her doctorate degree from the University of North Carolina in 1992. Dr. Antoine’s medicine residency was at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, in the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine. She also completed her fellowship at John Hopkins, in the Division of Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology & Critical Care Medicine. Before joining Coastal Spine and Pain Center, Dr. Antoine was the Pain Medicine Specialist and Coordinator of Inpatient Pain Services at the Kaiser Medical Group in Honolulu, Hawaii. She was the Director of Pain Medicine Services in the Department of Anesthesia at Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC. Dr. Antoine has chaired and co-chaired multiple committees, including serving as chair of the Inpatient Interdisciplinary Pain Workgroup in the Department of Neurosciences-Pain Medicine Division and co-chair of the Health and Wellness and Well-being Committee for Kaiser Hawaii Medical Group. She also served as Kaiser’s Physician Advisor to the Pain Relief Nurse Champion (PRNC) program. Dr. Antoine instructed medical students in the Department of Anesthesia at Georgetown University. She has published extensively in respected publications, and has received multiple awards, including Hawaii’s “Top Doctors” and Washingtonian’s “Top Doctors” in Pain Management. She is a member of a number of medical associations, including American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine, National Medical Association and American Pain Society.