Please Note: Westmed’s Norwalk office and lab will be CLOSED on Saturday 07/27 due to renovations.

Back and Spine Center

Our experts take a team approach to spine care, collaborating to solve the reason for your back or neck pain – and providing you with the treatment plan that will have you feeling better fast.

Our interventional pain management specialist at the Spine Center is an anesthesiologist who uses minimally invasive techniques to reduce and eliminate back and neck pain without the use of prescription medications. He is double board certified, in pain management and anesthesiology.

Conditions We Treat

The Spine Center’s interventional pain management physician is specially trained to diagnose and treat numerous painful conditions that affect the spine, including herniated discs, spinal stenosis, sciatica, whiplash, back strains and sprains, bulging discs in the neck or back, arthritis of the spine, spondylolisthesis, spinal compression fractures, sacroiliac pain, muscular back pain and degenerative disc disease.

Modes of Treatment

Our physician uses a variety of treatments to relieve pain, including:

  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Facet joint injections
  • Sacroiliac joint injections
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Medial branch blocks
  • Selective nerve root blocks
  • Lumbar sympathetic blocks
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Kyphoplasty

Why We Are Different

Our double board-certified specialist recognizes the importance of an accurate diagnosis when it comes to pain management, and uses state-of-the-art techniques and tools to pinpoint your source of back pain. The physician will create a customized plan that aims to eliminate pain as quickly as possible and improve your quality of life. He works in partnership with other members of your medical team, ensuring coordination of care. Pain-relieving therapies are done on an outpatient basis, and do not require hospitalization.