Back pain is often associated with disruption of the connection and movement of your spinal joints, muscles, discs, and nerves. Chronic back pain affects millions of Americans and is a major cause of disability in adults.
St. Joseph Health's pain management team is the only team in the Brazos Valley dedicated to the treatment of chronic back and spine pain. Led by experienced physician Dr. James V. Stonecipher, the team has more than 25 years of combined experience in interventional pain management. After referral by your primary care provider or specialist, you will be evaluated and receive a personalized treatment plan that will help you manage and relieve pain.
Pain management specialists treat the whole body, primarily through routine injections for interventional pain management.
- Pain with arthritis
- Back pain
- Cancer pain
- Chronic pain
- Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
- Joint hypermobility syndrome
- Migraine headaches
- Myofascial pain
- Neck pain
- Neuropathic pain
- Post-surgical pain
Interventional pain management
Interventional pain management looks beyond prescription drugs to help patients manage their pain. It relies on a range of therapies to diagnose, reduce, and relieve pain.
Our specialists will work closely with you and your referring physician to develop a comprehensive treatment regimen to make your pain as bearable as possible.