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We found 8 interventional pain specialists near Lansing, MI.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1200 E Michigan Avenue; Lower Level
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Marc Silverstein practices anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine in Lansing, MI. In his practice, Dr. Silverstein focuses on pain management. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. He graduated from Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Silverstein trained at a hospital affiliated with Northwestern University for his residency. He is professionally affiliated with McLaren Health Care.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1540 Lake Lansing Road; Suite G06
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Sankar Nair, who practices in Lansing, MI, is a medical specialist in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. His clinical interests include pain management. He takes Medicare insurance. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan, Dr. Nair attended medical school at Northeast Ohio Medical University. Dr. Nair is affiliated with McLaren Health Care.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Subhash Chander Gupta, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1200 E Michigan Avenue; Lower Level
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Subhash Gupta works as an anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist in Lansing, MI. His clinical interests include pain management. He is professionally affiliated with McLaren Health Care. Dr. Gupta accepts Medicare insurance. After completing medical school at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, he performed his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Miami.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Joel Lawrence Bez, DO
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
405 W Greenlawn Avenue; Suite 220
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Joel Bez is an anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist. He is an in-network provider for Medicare insurance. He attended medical school at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1540 Lake Lansing Road; Suite G06
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Kenneth Rudman is a specialist in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. He works in Lansing, MI. He accepts Medicare insurance.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
401 W Greenlawn Avenue
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Raymond Sohn specializes in anesthesiology and interventional pain medicine. Humana HMO, Humana Bronze, and Humana Catastrophic are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Sohn honors. He graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific.

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Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
3960 Patient Care Drive; Suite 117
Lansing, MI
 

Dr. Richard Ferro is an interventional pain medicine specialist in Lansing, MI and Okemos, MI. His patients gave him an average rating of 3.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Ferro takes Medicare insurance. He graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1540 Lake Lansing Road; Suite G06
Lansing, MI
 

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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.