Occasional pain is a natural part of life. Everyone understands the experience of headaches and back pain, or pain after undergoing a medical procedure. For some people, however, pain is the predominant influence in their lives and dictates the way they function every day.
At the Pain Management Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, we are here to help. We offer comprehensive clinical services, innovative technology and advanced research programs provided by our dedicated medical practitioners and pain scholars.
The Brigham and Women’s Hospital Center for Pain Therapy and Research encompasses two programs: clinical care and education is provided through the Pain Management Center, and basic science and clinical research is conducted through the Pain Research Center.
As a nationally recognized pain management center, our Center is a model of innovation and excellence.
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Edgar L. Ross, MD, Director, Pain Management Center at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), discusses how treatment differs for chronic pain versus acute pain.