Eapen Mathew, MD, is a board-certified pain physician and the director of Interventional Pain Management in the Division of Pain and Palliative Medicine at Connecticut Children's. He is also an attending physician in the Division of Anesthesiology. Dr. Mathew's clinical interests include chronic pain, systems analysis and improvement, intravenous anesthesia strategies, and perioperative environmental sustainability. In his free time, Dr. Mathew enjoys athletics and the arts. 


Northwestern University Medical School


University of Connecticut - John Dempsey


Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

American Board of Anesthesiology - Pediatric Anesthesiology
American Board of Anesthesiology - Anesthesiology
American Board of Anesthesiology - Pain Management

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

  • Stinson, Z., Ghattas, Y. S., Crepeau, A., Oei, B. M., VanderHave, K., Samuel Gammerman, Finkel, K., & Mathew, E. (2022). Regional and Local Anesthesia in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery: Current Concept Review. Journal of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America4(4).
  • Wakefield EO, Mathew ES, Zempsky WT. Supporting the Imperfect Use of Amplified Pain Syndrome. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Sep 1;175(9):977.
  • Mathew E, Kim E, Zempsky W. Pharmacologic Treatment of Pain. Semin Pediatr Neurol. 2016 Aug;23(3):209-219. 
  • Mathew E, Kim E, Goldschneider KR. Pharmacological treatment of chronic non-cancer pain in pediatric patients. Paediatr Drugs. 2014 Dec;16(6):457-71.
  • Gipson KE, Rosinski DJ, Schonberger RB, Kubera C, Mathew ES, Nichols F, Dyckman W, Courtin F, Sherburne B, Bordey AF, Gross JB. Elimination of gaseous microemboli from cardiopulmonary bypass using hypobaric oxygenation. Ann Thorac Surg. 2014 Mar;97(3):879-86.

Locations for this Doctor

Exterior view of 100 Retreat Ave in Hartford

Connecticut Children’s Primary and Specialty Care Center – Hartford (100 Retreat Ave.)

100 Retreat Avenue
Hartford, CT06106
United States