Pain Management Center

at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital

Pain Management Center Services

Pain problems treated at Brigham and Women's Faulkner Hospital include:

  • Back pain (chronic and acute)
  • Cancer pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (RSD)
  • Diabetes-related pain and neuropathy
  • Failed back surgery syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches and occipital pain
  • HIV-related pain
  • Hyperhydrosis
  • Intercostal neuralgia
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Ischemic related pain
  • Joint pain
  • Myofascial pain
  • Neck pain (chronic and acute)
  • Neurogenic pain
  • Peripheral nerve pain
  • Post-herpetic neuralgia/shingles
  • Post-laminectomy pain
  • Post-mastectomy pain
  • Post-operative pain
  • Post-thoracaotomy pain
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Sports injury
  • Vascular pain
  • Vulvadynia
  • Work-related injury

The treatment of chronic pain includes evaluation in conjunction with non-invasive studies, including:

  • Diagnostic local anesthetic blocks
  • Therapeutic local anesthetic blocks
  • Therapeutic blocks using steroids
  • Neurolytic injections/neuroablative procedures
  • Physical therapy with the application of peripheral stimulation procedures
  • Other Adjunctive Therapy and referral for complementary medicine, chiropractic management and acupuncture
  • Botox
  • Spinal cord stimulators
  • Peripheral nerve stimulators
  • Ultrasound guided nerve, joint and muscle injections
  • Intrathecal pump implantation and management
  • Discogram

Dr. Jason Yong, Medical Director of the Pain Management Center at BWFH


Offering comprehensive medical, surgical and psychiatric care as well as complete emergency, ambulatory and diagnostic services to residents of southwest Boston and the surrounding suburbs.