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Pain Medicine

Relief from Chronic Pain

Our expert Pain Medicine team offers the region’s widest array of coordinated pain care services, helping our patients with relief from chronic conditions such as:

  • Arthritis
  • Back and neck pain (including spinal stenosis and degenerative disc disease)
  • Cancer pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Diabetic neuropathy
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot pain
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Lower back pain
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Postherpetic neuralgia (shingles)
  • Sciatica
  • Shoulder pain
  • Spasticity
  • Pain from spinal cord injuries, stroke, multiple sclerosis and other neurologic conditions
  • Auto accident injuries
  • Work-related injuries 
4 Convenient Locations

Sarasota Memorial Health Care Center at Heritage Harbour
1040 River Heritage Blvd.
Bradenton, FL 34212

Sarasota Memorial Heart Pavilion
1540 S. Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239

Sarasota Memorial Health Care Center at Clark Road
5880 Rand Blvd.
Sarasota, FL 34238

Sarasota Memorial Health Care Center at Blackburn Point
929 S. Tamiami Trail
Osprey, FL 34229

For more information and referrals, please call 941-917-4500.

Our interdisciplinary care ranges from traditional treatments and medications to interventional procedures, including:

  • Botox injections for muscle spasticity and migraines
  • Celiac plexus block for abdominal pain
  • Discogram for disc-related pain
  • Epidural blood patch for spinal headaches
  • Epidural steroid injection to treat disc-related neck, thorax and low back pain
  • Lumbar sympathetic block for complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) or neuropathic pain
  • Medial branch blocks and radial frequency lesioning for arthritic low back or neck pain
  • Vertebroplasty and kyphoplasty for treatment of painful spinal compression fractures
  • Percutaneous disc decompression to treat disc herniation
  • Spinal cord stimulator implant to treat CRPS, peripheral neuropathy, postherpetic neuralgia, MS,
       diabetic neuropathy, back pain and post-amputation pain
  • Trigger-point injection for muscle spasms, painful specific muscles and tendon points
  • Spinal infusion pump for administering pain medication directly to the spine

For more information on the program, click here. For referrals, please call 941-917-4500.

Our Team

Our board-certified Pain Medicine physicians create a comprehensive treatment plan designed especially for you. We work with your physicians and can refer you to specialists for consultation. Click here to find out more.