At Interventional Spine Medicine (ISM) our purpose is to help you live a higher quality of life by relieving your pain and suffering and improving your ability to function. Our highly trained pain management professionals are committed to providing exceptional patient care with comprehensive and innovative treatment options. All of our physicians are board certified in pain management as well as anesthesiology. We also have our own on-site procedure rooms and ambulatory surgery center for patient convenience. Additionally, our pain management research center works to ensure that our pain doctors and other providers are at the leading edge of pain relief advancements.
At ISM, we understand pain and the debilitating impact it can have on a patient and the people in their lives. Therefore, we strive to treat a multitude of chronic and acute pain conditions by applying a multidisciplinary approach incorporating interventional techniques, pharmacologic management, physical and chiropractic techniques in addition to psychological methods. We also provide one of the most complete and rapid evaluations of spinal pain in New England. During the past decade there has been great progress in treatment of spinal pain. Several high-tech treatments have emerged or been improved. These include fluoroscopy guided transforaminal epidural steroid injections for bulging discs, radiofrequency lesioning for back/neck pain, neuromodulation for post-surgical or non-operative pain, percutaneous disc decompression for bulging discs, vertebroplasty or kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures, and ultrasound guided injections for a multitude of musculoskeletal pain.
After a careful evaluation, our expert pain physicians and staff apply the latest technologies for diagnosis and treatment of the underlying condition. This unique multi-faceted approach to pain optimizes an individual and personalized treatment plan for each patient.