Non-Surgical Intervention

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Physiatry

Many patients find relief from pain through physical medical rehabilitation performed by a physiatrist – a doctor skilled in the diagnosis of pain and the treatment of spinal and musculoskeletal disorders without surgery or pain medications. At Hunterdon Medical Center we offer several treatment options while also seeking to solve the underlying sources of pain.

Center for Pain Management

Patients are referred to the pain center by their primary care physician, neurosurgeon or orthopedic surgeon after other treatment modalities have been tried. Physical therapy is recommended prior to being considered for injections. Most pain conditions are best managed when combined with physical therapy or an exercise plan.

Available treatment options:

  • Injections
  • Epidural
  • SI joint
  • Intercostal
  • Hip
  • Trigger point
  • Facet joint injections
  • Sympathetic blocks
  • Ilioinguinal blocks
  • Spinal stimulators for radiating pain
  • Peripheral stimulators for non-radiating back pain
  • Intrathecal pumps
  • Rhizotomy
  • Reiki is now being offered in conjunction with an office visit or treatment.

Our Physicians

Suneel K. Basra, DPM, FACFAS

Suneel K. Basra, DPM, FACFAS

Podiatry
Scott T. Bleazey, DPM

Scott T. Bleazey, DPM

Podiatrist
Richard Chang, MD

Richard Chang, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
Patrick M. Collalto, MD

Patrick M. Collalto, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
J. Elliott Decker, MD

J. Elliott Decker, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
Philip J. Glassner, MD

Philip J. Glassner, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
Eric Gordon, MD

Eric Gordon, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
Robert C. More, MD

Robert C. More, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
Michael E. Pollack, MD

Michael E. Pollack, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon
Aleya Salam, MD

Aleya Salam, MD

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Thomas A. St. John, MD

Thomas A. St. John, MD

Orthopedic Surgeon

Additional Staff & Specialists

Sarah Brenly, Program Coordinator

Sarah Brenly, Program Coordinator

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