We found 5 interventional pain specialists who accept Cigna FocusIn Flex Bronze 6400 near Fort Worth, TX.

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Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
1307 Eighth Avenue; Suite 506
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Tim Ratino works as an interventional pain specialist in Fort Worth, TX. Areas of particular interest for Dr. Ratino include pain management. Dr. Ratino is affiliated with Texas Health Fort Worth. He is a graduate of Creighton University School of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Ratino trained at the University of Kansas Medical Center. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ratino takes.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Dr. Thomas Michael Ratino, MD
Specializes in Anesthesiology, Interventional Pain Medicine
1307 Eighth Avenue; Suite 506
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Thomas Ratino works as an anesthesiologist and interventional pain specialist. He is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Ratino's areas of expertise include pain management. He is professionally affiliated with Texas Health Fort Worth. Dr. Ratino is a graduate of Creighton University School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Ratino completed residency programs at the University of Kansas Medical Center and a hospital affiliated with Baylor College of Medicine. Patient ratings for Dr. Ratino average 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Cigna FocusIn, Cigna Gold, and Cigna Silver, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Clinical interests: Pain Management

Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
1000 Lipscomb Street
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Kent Mitchell is a specialist in interventional pain medicine. Dr. Mitchell is affiliated with Weatherford Regional Medical Center. He attended the University of Texas Medical School at Houston and then went on to complete his residency at JPS Health Network. He accepts Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He has received professional recognition including the following: Texas Rising Stars.

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Specializes in Anesthesiology, Family Medicine, Interventional Pain Medicine
1000 Lipscomb Street; Suite 110
Fort Worth, TX
 

Dr. Ved Aggarwal practices anesthesiology, family medicine, and interventional pain medicine in Fort Worth, TX. On average, patients gave Dr. Aggarwal a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for United Healthcare Compass, Cigna FocusIn, Cigna Gold, and more. He studied medicine at the University of Delhi, University College of Medical Sciences.

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Specializes in Interventional Pain Medicine
1401 Henderson St; Fort
Worth, TX
 

Dr. Ashley Classen specializes in interventional pain medicine and practices in Fort Worth, TX. Dr. Classen has a 2.5 out of 5 star average patient rating. Dr. Classen accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, and more. Dr. Classen attended medical school at the University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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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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