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The UF Health Pain Management Center – Jacksonville is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary program to help patients cope with the debilitating effects of pain.

The center offers a full range of services for the evaluation, diagnosis and management of acute, chronic or cancer pain. The team of UF physicians is committed to providing expert treatment in a caring, comfortable, and patient-focused setting.

Treatment may include medications, therapeutic injections, physical therapy, psychological counseling, medical or surgical referral and patient education about pain management plan. We offer the full scope of services in modern pain management.

The Pain Management Center treats patients for the following conditions:

Chronic pain

  • Cervical, thoracic and lumbar degenerative disc disease and facet disease
  • Cervical and lumbar facet osteoarthritis
  • Facial pain and trigeminal neuralgia
  • Headaches
  • Herniated discs
  • Lumbosacral and cervical neuritis
  • Myofascial pain
  • Occipital neuralgia
  • Peripheral neuropathies
  • Post laminectomy/failed back surgery syndrome
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy, causalgia, complex regional pain syndromes
  • Spinal stenosis, spondylosis and spondylolisthesis
  • Pelvic pain and interstitial cystitis
  • Testalgia
  • Vertebral compression fractures from osteoporosis orcancer

Acute painful conditions

  • Post-operative pain
  • Post-traumatic pain
  • Vertebral compression fractures

Cancer-related pain

  • Cervical and ovarian cancer
  • Head, neck and oral-pharyngeal cancer
  • Lung cancer
  • Metastatic and bone cancer
  • Pancreatic and colon cancer
  • Post-mastectomy syndrome
  • Post-thoracotomy syndrome

Non-painful conditions

  • Hyperhidrosis
  • Spastic movement disorders resulting from cerebral palsy or central nervous system lesions
  • Vascular insufficiency and Raynaud's disease