The Pain Specialist
3 Mount Elizabeth #15-09
Medical Centre Singapore 228510
Education and your ability to manage the pain you’re feeling is important to your treatment. Working with you and your doctor, our goal is to help you:
Keep pain at a tolerable level to alleviate unnecessary suffering
Increase your independence
Reduce the restrictions of daily living
Improve your sense of well-being and control over pain
Decrease and possibly eliminate the need for narcotics and sedatives
Develop the capacity to return to a normal life and to your work.
Modern concepts of pre-emptive, preventive, and protective analgesia and multimodal analgesia maximised.
Detailed investigative procedure to evaluate the various cause for pain prior to management.
Interventions may include various fluoroscopic guided epidural and nerve sleeve injections, sympathetic blocks, vertebroplasty, discogram for diagnosis, nerve blocks for desensitisation percutaneous nucleoplasty, radiofrequency lesioning, cryotherapy, and implantation of spinal cord stimulator.
We relieve pain without the use of high doses of opoids, and thus avoiding their side.
Acupuncture, physician directed pain management, and cognitive behavioural therapy are also offered when indicated.
Our pain centre takes a wholistic Approach to pain management for patients and their caregivers.
Pain can be effectively controlled and managed in most instances with the current advances of science to minimise the prolonged use of painkillers and unnecessary suffering. We offer the expertise and capabilities to diagnose, evaluate and treat your specific pain issues.
We use a multi-modal mechanistic approach, which means that a team of specialists with diverse expertise works with you and your primary care physician or specialist to determine the most appropriate treatment. The decision to control and manage your pain is a subject that you and your family physician or medical specialist need to discuss.