Overland Park Regional Medical Center’s Pain Management Team recognizes that pain can be a common part of the patient experience, and unrelieved pain has adverse physical and psychological effects.
We approach each patient's needs individually to identify the true cause of pain and provide a personal treatment program. Our physicians are board-certified and fellowship trained in Pain Medicine and offer a comprehensive, interdisciplinary evaluation and individualized treatment plan. The goal is to restore your lifestyle and eliminate drug dependency.
The goals of Pain Management at Overland Park Regional Medical Center are:
- Reduce the incidence and severity of your pain
- Educate you and your caregivers about the need to communicate unrelieved pain in order to receive prompt evaluation and treatment
- Enhance your comfort and satisfaction
- Contribute to fewer complications and, in some cases, shorter hospital stays
Pain conditions treated:
- Abdominal Pain
- Cancer pain
- Headache and facial pain
- Low back pain
- Occipital Neuralgia
- Post Herpetic Neuralgia
- Post-traumatic pain
- Trigeminal Neuralgia
- Chronic Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
- Intercostal Neuralgia
- Neck pain
- Pelvic Pain
- Post-Operative pain
- Tempomandibular Pain
Our Pain Management Team believes in multimodal pain management approach which includes different groups of medications, physical therapy, nerve block or bed side pain relief procedures, alternative medicine and pain psychotherapy.
Patients suffering from pain may be treated with the following types of pain control:
- Oral medications
- Botox injections
- Implantable pump devices
- Non-pharmacological interventions
- Steroid injections
- Nerve blocks
- Spinal cord stimulators
By controlling and managing pain, the Overland Park Regional Medical Center Pain Management Team can help you improve your quality of life.