Dr. Kanishka Monis

Meet Dr. Monis

Dr. Kanishka Monis is board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology (ABA) in both anesthesiology and pain medicine. At Tricity Pain Associates, he provides a variety of advanced procedures to treat acute and chronic pain conditions. With attention to detail and dedication to his patients, Dr. Monis is a sought-after pain management specialist in the San Antonio, TX area.

Education and Training

Dr. Monis was raised in San Antonio, TX where he attended Thomas C. Clark high school and graduated cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Texas in San Antonio. After earning his medical degree at St. George’s University School of Medicine, Dr. Monis moved to Philadelphia, PA to complete his internship in general surgery and a residency in anesthesiology at Drexel University College of Medicine. He then moved back to San Antonio to complete a fellowship in interventional pain management at the University of Texas Health Science Center. Dr. Monis is also a contributing author for The 5-Minute Anesthesia Consult and has presented at multiple anesthesiology conferences.

Professional Memberships

For his work and expertise, Dr. Monis has been inducted as an active member of the Bexar County Medical Society, the Comal County Medical Society, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Texas Society of Anesthesiologists, the American Academy of Pain Medicine, and the Texas Pain Society.


Dr. Monis enjoys running, playing basketball, and spending time with his family.

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