pain management

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    How to get oncologists to refer cancer patients for pain?

    A cancer center opened near my practice. We implant quite a few pumps and take care of the refills and etc. Last year when they first opened, we had dinner with the director. But since then, he only referred one patient to us for a pain pump. Any tips on getting more referrals? I understand...
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    2019-2020 Pain Fellowship APPLICANT DATA, REVIEWS and Interview Thread Spreadsheet

    Hey everyone, I posted in the typical Pain Fellowship interview thread as well, but wanted to create a new thread so it does not get buried throughout the season. I created a google spreadsheet that allows applicants to anonymously add their data to the table. I'm hoping it can help people get...
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    Washington Post article today... ugh

    Medical misadventures in opioid prescribing... ‘Unintended Consequences’: Inside the fallout of America’s crackdown on opioids ‘UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES’ Inside the fallout of America’s crackdown on opioids By Terrence McCoy, Photos by Bonnie Jo Mount May 31, 2018 Comments COLVILLE, Wash...
  4. Kwijibo

    Position Available Interventional Pain Fellowship Position Available for August 2018

    Opening in Non - ACGME Accredited Fellowship Program in New York City Opening for the upcoming year for a position in a heavily interventional pain practice. This position opened secondary to a candidate dropping out. You will be working under 6 interventional pain docs through several of our...
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    Pain Mangement/ASC For sale Arizona

    Well established, interventional pain practice with Medicare certified ASC in Verde Valley, AZ (Cottonwood/Sedona) since 1994. Complete turn key operation with all equipment including C-arm, RF, sterilizer, and ancillary equipment for SCS implants. Robust referral network (primary care...
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    Looking for pain physician to open private practice Los Angeles Area

    Hello, I'm looking to meet fellow pain physicians in the Los Angeles Area, interested in partnering up to open an interventional pain management practice. I have over 2 years of experience working in multiple outpatient pain practices and have learned the ins and out of the clinical and...
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    Does this patient have obvious arachnoiditis?

    27 y.o male was referred my to pain clinic for continued pain management (opiate therapy) and c/o continued lumbar and lower thoracic (T8-T12) pain. Pain that persist and worsens through the night and has been present and worsening/staying around the same intensity for approx. two years. The...
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    midwestern pain position, psych certified

    Have an interventional group in central mid-western location adding to current multi-disciplinary practice and is in need of both an interventionalist to join and a psychiatrist with pain management fellowship (preferably double boarded) to use in a multi-situational approach which, along with...
  9. biDOC

    FDA Concerns over TIRF-REMS and Rethinking Access Program

    *TIRF-REMS = Transmucosal Immediate Release Fentanyl - Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategy ^Patient, Provider, and Pharmacy is required to register with TIRF-REMS Access Program (e.g. Abstral, Actiq, Fentora, Lazanda, Onsolis, Subsys) FDA rethinking TIRF-REMS* after nationally renowned...
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    Anesthesiologist Needed Indiana for Pain Management

    ABA Certified Anesthesiologists for Indianapolis Pain Clinic Center for Pain Management is actively seeking a full time ABA Certified Anesthesiologists – Pain Management Physicians for our Indianapolis pain clinic and surgery center. We are a large, private medical practice specializing in pain...
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    Uh, Am I Missing Something?

    Just came across an old thread where someone wrote: "I sometimes want to restart my old solo practice, complete with counselor and PT, and make it a cash-only pain practice. No opioids whatsoever. You can come in as many times as you want - and much of the time I would see them and defer to PT...
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    Medent EMR for pain management

    I was wondering what EMR you use in your pain management practice. We have medent and the templates are not very good to use for pain management. With the doctors follow up notes, not much of the previous note changes except a few things, so if we want to use the templates, the doctors have to...
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    Outpatient Pain Clinic Questions

    Ive looked on the web for some information like Beckersspine, etc. I will (hopefully) be matching into a PMR residency this year and then will apply for pain fellowships. I have wanted to do pain for a few years as I think pain is a very unique aspect of our physiology and I understand from my...
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    Annoying Med Student Questions Again

    Hey guys and gals. I'm a med student and have wanted gas for several years. I want to help patients. money isn't a primary concern of mine. blah blah blah. let's talk business. Chronic pain reimbursements are down. Do you have any reason to believe they'll swing back up (or stay down or drop...
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    INTERVENTIONAL PHYSIATRY FELLOWSHIP POSITION- 2017

    Virginia iSpine Physicians, PC Interventional Spine Physiatry Fellowship 2017 Position In 2011, Virginia iSpine Physicians established an accomplished, non-ACGME accredited, Interventional Spine Care Fellowship in Richmond, VA. Our program trains Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation residents...
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    Position Available INTERVENTIONAL FELLOWSHIP POSITION- AUGUST 2017

    INTERVENTIONAL FELLOWSHIP POSITION- AUGUST 2017 Virginia iSpine Physicians, PC Interventional Spine Physiatry Fellowship 2017 Position In 2011, Virginia iSpine Physicians established an accomplished, non-ACGME accredited, Interventional Spine Care Fellowship in Richmond, VA. Our program...
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    Interventional Spine/MSK Fellowship Position 2017

    INTERVENTIONAL FELLOWSHIP POSITION- AUGUST 2017 Virginia iSpine Physicians, PC Interventional Spine Physiatry Fellowship 2017 Position In 2011, Virginia iSpine Physicians established an accomplished, non-ACGME accredited, Interventional Spine Care Fellowship in Richmond, VA. Our program...
  18. CuriousBastard01

    Pain Management - Hospital vs Private Practice

    I would like to get some opinions here. I am at the point where I am starting to think about my specialty. I do believe I am competitive enough to match into good residency programs. I am thinking about orthopaedic surgery , rads and anesthesiology ( then go into pain management). Ortho is...
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    Immediate Interventional Spine Fellowship Position

    IMMEDIATE FELLOWSHIP POSITION- AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 2016 Virginia iSpine Physicians, PC Interventional Spine Physiatry Fellowship In 2011, Virginia iSpine Physicians established an accomplished, non-ACGME accredited, Interventional Spine Care Fellowship in Richmond, VA. Our program trains...
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    Position Available Immediate Interventional Spine Fellowship Position

    IMMEDIATE FELLOWSHIP POSITION- AUGUST-SEPTEMBER 2016 Virginia iSpine Physicians, PC Interventional Spine Physiatry Fellowship In 2011, Virginia iSpine Physicians established an accomplished, non-ACGME accredited, Interventional Spine Care Fellowship in Richmond, VA. Our program trains...