Pain Management

Our Anesthesia pain medicine physicians are all double board certified in the fields of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine. All have completed ACGME accredited fellowships in Pain Medicine. Our team performs the full array of pain procedures such as spinal cord stimulators, intrathecal pain pump implantation, radio-frequency ablation for chronic spinal pain, epidural steroid injections, facet joint injections, nerve blocks and joint injections. Fell free to call the Marc A Asher, MD, Comprehensive Spine Center at 913-588-9900 with questions about any particular procedures, as these are the most commonly performed. Our practice philosophy is to use interventional techniques and other modalities to improve pain and allow for functional restoration. 

Last modified: Feb 05, 2016
Patient Comments

"The anesthesia staff and their residents did a great job controlling pain during and after surgery."

"Very impressed with all the physicians, especially the Anesthesiology residents."

"The anesthesiologist was phenomenal getting the nerve block set. I would choose this hospital again based on him. He was very kind and patient."

"...the anesthesiologists...the entire CT-ICU staff...all were awesome!!"

"...and the anesthesiologist were helpful, comforting and explained the procedures; as well as fielding and answering questions."

"I really appreciated how quickly the anesthesia team was able to place my epidural after I requested it."

"Nurse anesthetist...provided exceptional care. I really appreciate the time she spent with me."

"Anesthesiologists were great. Spent more than adequate time explaining epidural, answering questions; provided epidural laying down due to fainting risk."

"The Anesthesiologist and his nurse were wonderful. Explained everything and how I would feel and were very concerned that I was comfortable during and after c-section delivery."