• Patient Care

  • The Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Management provides care for thousands Patients per year, covering all of the operating rooms at University Hospitals and Parkland Medical Center. The Department has over 150 professionals that are offering world class patient care.

    The Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management

    The Eugene McDermott Center for Pain Management is recognized as one of the nation’s leading centers for advanced therapies to treat chronic pain. Both interventional pain procedures as well as non-interventional treatments are offered.
    The physicians and provider team understand that pain is influenced by biomedical, psychological, and social/environmental factors. Treatment is aimed at alleviating pain, improving your physical functioning, and relieving the psychological distress that results from pain.

    Commonly Seen Pain Types

    • Back, low back, and shoulder pain
    • Extremity pain, upper and lower
    • Facial pain
    • Foot, ankle pain
    • Hand, wrist pain
    • Headache
    • Hip and leg pain
    • Knee pain
    • Neck Pain
    • Pelvic, penile, and vaginal pain
    • Spine pain

    Commonly Seen Diagnosis

    • Arthritis
    • Cancer
    • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS or RSD)
    • Degenerative disc disease
    • Diabetic neuropathy
    • Herniated disc
    • Lumbar pain
    • Neuropathic pain
    • Peripheral neuropathy
    • Sciatica
    • Spinal stenosis