Tracy E. Harrison, M.D.

Medical Editor

Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief

Area of Expertise

  • Hospice care
  • Pain management
  • Palliative care
  • Rehabilitation therapy
  • Pediatric acute pain management
  • Pediatric pain rehabilitation for chronic pain
  • Pediatric hospice and palliative care


Dr. Harrison, medical editor of Mayo Clinic Guide to Pain Relief, 2nd Edition, is the medical director of Mayo Clinic’s Comprehensive Pediatric Pain Rehabilitation Center, a multidisciplinary program that offers therapeutic services to adolescents with chronic pain. She is an anesthesiologist in Mayo Clinic’s Department of Anesthesiology and the director of Mayo Clinic’s Pediatric Acute and Chronic Pain Service. Dr. Harrison is board certified in pain medicine and hospice and palliative care medicine and is an active member of the ComPASS Care Team, which provides care to children with life-threatening illnesses.

Rochester, MN

Tracy Harrison