Pain Management

Comprehensive treatment for chronic and acute pain conditions

Man with shoulder pain

For many people, pain is a daily reality. Whether it's acute pain following trauma or long-term pain due to a chronic condition, too many people simply accept debilitating pain as a fact of life.

At the Pain Management Clinic, patients are offered relief from pain through comprehensive evaluations and innovative treatment plans with a simple goal in mind: to reduce your pain and improve your quality of life.

The Pain Management Clinic team includes referring physicians, primary care physicians, physical therapists, and other specialists working together on your care, with a focus on providing a unique, personalized approach.

The team includes board-certified pain management anesthesiologists, as well as experienced nurses who will monitor your progress.

Conditions treated:

  • Arthritis
  • Back pain
  • Cancer pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Facial pain
  • Failed back syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Migraine/headaches
  • Neck pain
  • Knee pain
  • Postherpetic neuralgia
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Post-trauma pain
  • Phantom pain

Services offered:

  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Facet blocks
  • Nerve blocks
  • Sympathetic blocks
  • Trigger point injections
  • Botox injections for headaches/dystonia
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Intrathecal pump management
  • Sacroiliac and other joint injections
  • Radiofrequency ablation ("Cool RF") for back pain, cervical pain, knee pain, and arthritic hip

Yes. As policy, the Pain Management Clinic requires a referral from a physician, even if your insurance does not. 

Your primary care physician or a specialist involved in your care must refer to you the clinic. If you have questions about the referral process, please call 781-624-8352.

You'll be evaluated by a registered nurse and a nurse practitioner or a physician. They will review your medical history and evaluate your problem in order to get a better understanding of what's causing your pain. Understanding the pain is the first step toward developing a treatment plan. 

Depending on your situation, treatment plans may include interventional pain management therapies offered at the Pain Management Clinic, medication recommendations with monitoring, referrals to physical therapy, behavioral therapy, and neurosurgery to develop a multi-model approach.

For questions related to anesthesia services, insurance coverage, and pricing information, please contact South Shore Anesthesia Associates, Inc. (SSAAI).

SSAAI is an independent health organization that works in collaboration with South Shore Health to provide comprehensive anesthesia consultation and services to Pain Management Clinic patients.

The Pain Management Clinic is located at 2 Pond Park Road, Suite 201 in Hingham. 

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