Karen Morgan-Vanderlick


Anesthesia & Pain Management

“When you’re in pain it impacts everything. We understand. Invictus Healthcare is determined to get you back to living and enjoying your life.”

Dr. Morgan-Vanderlick received her M.D. from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in Shreveport and then completed her internship and residency in anesthesiology at Scott and White Texas A & M Health Sciences Center in Temple, Texas. It was during residency that her interest in chronic pain management was discovered. Following completion of residency, she completed her pain medicine fellowship at University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She is specialty board certified in anesthesiology and subspecialty board certified in pain medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology / ACGME.

Dr. Morgan has strong family ties spanning many generations in eastern Oklahoma. She fondly remembers spending childhood summer vacations and holidays with her grandparents here in the Tulsa area that she now, too, calls home.

Dr. Morgan enjoys spending time with her husband and children, as well as woodworking, gardening, and rollerblading with her daughter. She is an active member of the United Methodist Church. She strives to provide her patients with quality, compassionate pain care in a comfortable environment.

Dr. Morgan provides exceptional care through these services:

  • Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbar epidural steroid injections
  • Lumbar facet injections
  • Peripheral nerve blockade
  • Joint injections
  • Radiofrequency ablasions
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Intercostal injections
  • Sympathetic blocks including stellate ganglion, lumbar sympathetic, celiac plexus, and hypogastric plexus blocks
  • Trigger point injections
  • Occipital nerve blocks
  • Selective nerve root blocks
  • Piriformis Injections
  • Discography


Clinical Assistant

  • Ashley Brinsfield

    Radiology Technician