George R. Luck, M.D.

George R. Luck

Interim Associate Program Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine | Associate Professor of Anesthesiology

777 Glades Road

Boca Raton, FL 33431

RD01, Room 105

p: 561-297-0676

Department: Surgery


George R. Luck M.D., is Associate Professor of Anesthesiology and Director of Professional Education for the Simulation Center.


  • 1980: B.S.(Magna Cum Laude), Biology,Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1984: M.D., Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana
  • 1984-1987: Internship/Residency, Charity Hospital (Tulane) Transitional

Work History

  • 2011-Present: Chief of Department of Hospice and Palliative Medicine, Boca Raton Regional Hospital, Boca Raton, Florida
  • 2010-2011: Medical Director of Palliative Care program, Boca Raton Community Hospital, Boca Raton, Florida
  • 2004-2008: Medical Director Palliative Care / Research, Boca Raton Community Hospital, Boca Raton, Florida 
  • 1990-2000: Director Comprehensive Center for Pain Management,Boca Raton Community Hospital, Boca Raton, Florida
  • 1988: Affiliate Clinical Professor, Department of Anesthesia, University of Texas

Scholarly Activity

Peer-Reviewed Publications

  • Kirk, T.W, Luck, G.R. Dying Tax Free: The Modern Advanced Directive and Patients Financial Values. Journal of Pain and Symptom Management March 2010;39: 605-609.

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Professional Affiliations

  • ABA Anesthesia
  • AAHPM Palliative / Hospice Medicine
  • ABA- Hospice/Palliative Medicine
  • American Pain Society
  • Florida Pain Society
  • Florida RSD (CRPS) Association President (94-95)
  • American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine
  • ASRA American Society of Regional Anesthesiologists
  • ISIS International Society of Injection Specialists
  • AAPM American Academy of Pain Management
  • Selected as Chief Resident 2 years
  • Selected Best Doctors in South Florida (Chosen by fellow physicians 1998/2001)
  • Listed in Guide to Top Doctors
  • Consultant Television Show ABC-20/20 , Topic Pain Management
  • Teaching in Excellence Award-UM/FAU School of Medicine

Additional Information
The Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine offers students a variety of educational programs and degrees.
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road, BC-71
Boca Raton, FL 33431