Pain medications or surgery often times do not effectively treat chronic pain.

ANCHORAGE, AK, June 10, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ — At Urban Pain Institute we strive to create a center where patients are treated with compassion and dignity. Our innovative, evidence-based Interventional Pain Management approach is supported by scientific research and our providers’ advanced clinical training. We collaborate with our patients’ other providers as an integral part of their healthcare team to create a personalized pain treatment program, allowing them to regain control of their body and life.

Dr. Urban, a Diplomate of the American Board of Anesthesiology, is double-board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Management.

Navigating a path to pain relief can be challenging. At Urban Pain Institute we provide a multi-disciplinary approach to your chronic pain. Our double-board certified Interventional Pain Specialist (Anesthesiologist) will provide you with an in-depth consultation to diagnose the source and treat your pain. You will find our facility provides a state-of-the-art medical procedure suite, maximizing patient safety, comfort and convenience. The treatments provided by Urban Pain Institute have been proven to significantly decrease dependence on pain medications. Our patients regain mobility, have reduced disability and lead healthier, more active lives. At Urban Pain Institute we carry out an ethical practice of medicine, giving you options for cost-effective ways to treat pain.

At Urban Pain Institute we understand that living with pain can be debilitating. Our providers have extensive experience diagnosing and treating a variety of acute and chronic pain conditions. Upon meeting with our specialists, you will receive a comprehensive health evaluation and we will work with you to determine the cause of your pain.

There are many different treatment options available to treat your pain condition that do not have to include pain medication and / or surgery.

Some procedures performed in our clinic for treatment and diagnosis of pain conditions:

Back and Neck Pain Treatments
Epidural Steroid Injections
Facet Injections
Medial Branch Diagnostic Blocks and Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Provocation Discography (Discogram)
Radiofrequency Ablation (Radiofrequency Neurotomy)
Spinal cord stimulators
Selective Nerve Root Blocks
Transforaminal Steroid Injections

Headache Treatments
Cervical Medial Branch Diagnostic Blocks and Radiofrequency Neurotomy
Occipital Nerve Block

Joint Pain – Steroid injections
Shoulder Joint
Knee Joint
Sacroiliac Joint
Hip Joint

Sympathetic Nerve Blocks
Ganglion Impar Block
Stellate Ganglion Block
Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Lumbar Sympathetic Nerve Block

Other Common Procedures
Celiac Plexus Block for Pancreatic Cancer (Diagnostic and Neurolytic)
Genitofemoral (ultrasound-guided) Nerve Block
Ilioinguinal (ultrasound-guided) Nerve Block
Intercostal Nerve Block
Myofascial Trigger Point Injections
Radiofrequency Neurotomy

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Treatment

Our pain management doctor at the Urban Pain Institute can help you diagnose and treat your pain condition. At Urban Pain Institute we offer an array of minimally-invasive, non-surgical techniques for both the diagnosis and treatment of pain conditions. Specializing in chronic pain, our fellowship-trained pain management specialist will work with you and your healthcare team to determine the origin of your pain and map out a path to relief.

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