We found 8 interventional pain specialists who accept Humana Catastrophic HMO near Baton Rouge, LA.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
7777 Hennessy Boulevard; Suite 706
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. John Burdine is an anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine specialist in Baton Rouge, LA. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic. Dr. Burdine is a graduate of Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
5408 Flanders Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. John Braswell sees patients in Baton Rouge, LA. His medical specialties are anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Dr. Braswell studied medicine at the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine. The average patient rating for Dr. Braswell is 3.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine, Other
9118 Bluebonnet Centre Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. Alpesh Patel practices anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. Dr. Patel is in-network for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from M.P. Shah Medical College.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine, Other
9118 Bluebonnet Centre Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. Sandra Weitz practices anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Dr. Weitz graduated from Boston University School of Medicine. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 3.5 stars out of 5. She is an in-network provider for Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
5408 Flanders Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. Jihad Jiha specializes in interventional pain medicine and practices in Baton Rouge, LA. His average rating from his patients is 3.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Jiha honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
5408 Flanders Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. Sean Graham is a Baton Rouge, LA physician who specializes in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Graham takes. Dr. Graham graduated from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans.

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Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
5408 Flanders Drive
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. Joseph Turnipseed is a specialist in interventional pain medicine. He studied medicine at Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. He is rated 2.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. Dr. Turnipseed honors Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
9118 Bluebonnet Centre Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA
 

Dr. Kelly Boussert works as an anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist in Baton Rouge, LA. Dr. Boussert honors several insurance carriers, including Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic.

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What is Interventional Pain Medicine?

Interventional pain medicine is a specialty that is devoted to the management of pain through medical procedures, without the routine use of prescription medications. Usually practiced by anesthesiologists or pain medicine specialists, this subspecialty has had a marked increase in demand in recent years, as the illegal abuse of narcotic painkillers has become a nation-wide problem.

Interventional pain medicine physicians must be adept at diagnosing their patients. Until they can accurately pinpoint the source of the pain, it can be difficult to treat it effectively. In some cases, the pain has an obvious cause, such as the hurt experienced when healing after surgery or when dealing with some cancers. In other cases, there is no obvious problem causing the pain, and the pain itself is the issue. This can be the case with chronic lower back pain, migraines, neuropathies, and other disorders.

There are many treatment options that interventional pain medicine doctors might use to ease a patient’s pain, ranging from non-invasive to minimally invasive. Some of these treatments are:
  • Physical therapy
  • Epidurals
  • Nerve blocks
  • Facet injections, which are injections of small amounts of anesthetic into the joints of the spine
  • Radiofrequency denervation, or the use of radio waves to stop painful nerves from firing
  • Spinal cord stimulation, or the use of electrical currents along the spine to interfere with the transmission of pain signals
  • Implanted intrathecal or epidural injection drug delivery systems

Reducing pain doesn’t just help you feel better -- it allows you to become more active and increases your ability to heal. The goal of interventional pain medicine is to help people who are hurting to get back to working, playing, sleeping, and enjoying their life fully.
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