• Pain Management

  • Wellmont Medical Associates Pain Management
  • Wellmont Medical Associates believes patients in the Tri-Cities region of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia shouldn’t have to live with unmanageable or debilitating pain. Wellmont’s pain management experts work with patients to get them back to living their lives as comfortably as possible.

    What is a pain management physician?

    Pain management physicians utilize an interdisciplinary approach to help ease suffering and improve quality of life for those living with pain.

    These specialists employ a variety of methods to help control pain, including medications and physical and psychological therapies.

    Pain management physicians treat two key categories of pain – acute pain, which is usually temporary following an injury or surgery, and chronic pain, which is ongoing and often the result of a medical condition or disease process.

    Why choose Wellmont Medical Associates pain management?

    Wellmont Medical Associates works to provide effective management of acute and chronic pain for every patient.

    The pain management specialists at Wellmont are dedicated to helping individuals regain quality of life through assessments and treatment plans tailored to meet each person’s unique needs.

    Treatments for pain may involve other medical specialists and can include the use of medicines, therapeutic nerve blocks, epidurals or other therapies. This patient-centric approach using a wide range of methods and experts has proven effective at minimizing pain and enhancing quality of life.

    Because Wellmont Medical Associates practices are affiliated with Wellmont Health System, a wide variety of HMO, PPO and POS insurance plans are accepted.

    Patients of these pain management practices have convenient access to the full scope of medical expertise and specialties offered at Wellmont’s hospitals and throughout the health system.

    How do I get started?

    Wellmont Medical Associates makes it easy to learn more or to schedule an appointment near you.

    • Talk to your primary care physician about your questions or concerns. He or she can help you determine your best way forward, as well as provide a referral and assist with scheduling appointments with Wellmont Medical Associates specialists.

    Find a Wellmont health care provider

    Wellmont physicians are conveniently located throughout Upper East TN and Southwest VA.

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    Search Wellmont’s online directory of all physicians who practice medicine at a Wellmont hospital or facility.