Pain Management Services

Your pain is real. The good news is that we can treat it. Our pain management services aim to:

  • Reduce your pain
  • Increase your comfort 
  • Help you manage daily activities

Types of Pain

You have acute pain if your pain: 

  • Begins suddenly
  • Usually caused by trauma, injury or surgery
  • Doesn’t last more than six months
  • Disappears when the cause of the pain is treated

You have chronic pain if your pain: 

  • Comes from a disease or condition that you live with
  • Occurs on a daily basis, over and over
  • Is difficult to diagnose
  • May take a long time to treat

Types of chronic pain include back pain, headache, arthritis and cancer pain.

Pain Management Services Injections

Pain injections given with imaging delivers medication in a precise, accurate way. Pain injections:

  • Use state-of-the-art technology
  • Can happen the same day as your appointment
  • Don't require you to be sedated or put to sleep
  • Offer easy, comfortable recovery

Pain injections with radiology imaging use:

What Injections Treat

Pain management therapy includes injections for:

  • Joint and hip pain
  • Post-surgery pain
  • Arthritis, including knees, shoulders and hips
  • Hand pain
  • Foot and ankle pain
  • Shoulder pain (frozen shoulder)
  • Back pain
  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Selective nerve blocks
  • Facet joint injections
  • Medial branch blocks
  • Sacroiliac joint injections
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Discography

The Practice of Mindfulness

Living with cancer, chronic disease or comorbidity is not only taxing on the body but on the mind. Kim Penberthy, PhD, ABPP, speaks to her work in mindfulness-based therapies. View mindfulness transcript.