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Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery Pain Management

Pain Management

The pain specialists performing pain services at CMIS recognize the need to provide the most advanced and compassionate care for patients in pain.

Pain Management

Whether your pain is chronic or a sudden onset, it changes the way you live your life. Nearly nine out of ten Americans complain about back or neck pain at least once in their lifetime. The good news is living a healthy lifestyle isn’t out of reach and our pain specialists are here to help you on your journey to better health.


  • Thoracic
  • Spondylosis
  • Compression Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Herniated Disk
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)/Reflex Sympathetic
  • Dystrophy (RSD)
  • Neck Pain
  • Herniated Disk
  • Spondylosis (Axial Neck Pain)
  • Whiplash
  • Low Back Pain
  • Herniated Disc
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Internal Disc Disruption
  • Spondylosis
  • Facet-Mediated Pain
  • Compression Fracture
  • Scoliosis
  • Sacroiliac Joint Pain
  • Spondylosis/Spondylolisthesis

Procedures performed:

  • Epidural Blocks
  • Select Nerve Blocks
  • Facet Blocks
  • Facet Rhizotomies
  • Sacroiliac and Other Joint Injections
  • Occipital Nerve Block
  • Sympathetic Nerve Block
  • Epidural (RACZ) Catheter Lysis of Adhesions
  • Discography
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Trigger Point Injection

We provide pain blocks to patients scheduled to have Orthopaedic surgery at our Center. These single injection blocks assist in lowering the amount of general anesthesia used before surgery and providing minimal discomfort when waking from your surgical experience.