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Pain Management Center

UVA Fontaine Research Park Building 545

3rd Floor

545 Ray C. Hunt Dr.

Charlottesville, VA 22903


Call 434.243.5676


Location hours:

  • Monday - Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Parking: Free for patients and visitors. 

Shuttle service: Runs every 30 minutes, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Find shuttle stop locations.

Note: Clinic registration is on the first floor.

Pain Management Center
3rd Floor
545 Ray C. Hunt Dr.
Charlottesville, VA 22903
United States



The Pain Management Center helps minimize your pain and restore your quality of life by maximizing your level of function and independence.

Our team includes specially trained staff in nursing, psychology, social work, anesthesiology, pain, neurology and physical rehabilitation. All of our doctors are trained and certified in pain management.

Learn more about our pain management services.

Types of Pain & Treatment

Types of Pain Treated

  • Spinal pain
    • Low back pain
    • Neck pain
    • Herniated disks
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (RSD)
  • Head and facial pain
  • Pelvic and abdominal pain
  • Cancer pain
  • Post-surgical pain

Pain Management Therapy Options

Pain Medications

  • Recommend medications for your referring doctor or primary care doctor to prescribe 

Pain Psychology

  • Pain-coping skills
  • Cognitive behavioral therapy for pain
  • Self-regulation, including breathing techniques and meditation

Spinal Treatments

  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Medial branch blocks (spinal injections) and radiofrequency ablation procedure
  • Intradiscal procedures (uses electrical and radiofrequency energy to create heat to treat pain)
  • Discography
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Sacroiliac joint injections

Pain Blocks

  • Peripheral nerve blocks:
    • Occipital
    • Supraorbital
    • Intercostal
  • Blocks for complex regional or cancer pain:
    • Stellate ganglion blocks
    • Celiac plexus blocks
    • Lumbar sympathetic blocks
    • Ganglion impar blocks (pelvic pain)


  • Spinal cord stimulation (small electrodes are used to interrupt the transmission of pain)
  • Intrathecal pumps (used for cancer and spasticity)
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