welcome to the pain center

Welcome to the Pain Management Center of Columbia University, where patient care comes first. Our commitment to better health and improved quality of life underlies the framework of our evaluation and treatment of patients with pain. We pride ourselves in delivering state-of-the-art care by using the most up to date technology and providing interdisciplinary pain management services including interventional pain procedures.

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The Pain Medicine Center at Columbia has been in existence for over thirty years and has established a tradition of combining first class clinical care with state-of-the-art cutting edge approaches. Our doctors are fellowship trained, board certified in Pain Medicine, highly skilled in pain procedural management and with expertise in each of the programs offered by the Center. The programs are:

Acute Perioperative Interventional Pain Service

Outpatient Chronic Pain Medicine Service

Pediatric Pain Service

In each of our programs, we evaluate and treat a variety of acute and chronic pain conditions ranging from non-malignant pain to cancer pain in both adults and children. Our goals are to alleviate pain and suffering in the patient and to help the patient and the family develop   strategies that facilitate the resumption of a useful and productive life. Toward this end, we believe in a team approach and use a variety of medical, interventional and behavioral techniques. Our referral process is simple for both the patient and the referring physician.  Please contact us for information and appointments.

Medical Students and residents please click here for more information about our Pain Medicine Center.

Contact Us

Physicians referring patients for a Pain Medicine consultation, please call us at 212-305-7114

Patient Appointment telephone:  212-305-7114

Call before 11:00 a.m. and get a same day appointment

Please contact us to find out if we participate with your insurance carrier: 212-305-7114.  For general billing questions call: 646-317-3150


Columbia University Medical Center Department of Anesthesiology