Pain Treatment Options

The Center for Pain Medicine provides a wide range of therapeutic and diagnostic techniques in pain management, which include pharmacological, non-pharmacological, and procedure methods.

Pharmacological methods include treatment with:

  • Opiate “pain killers” (in selected patients)
  • Antiinflammatory drugs
  • Antidepressants
  • Anticonvulsants

Non-pharmacological methods include:

  • Psychological evaluation and therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Acupuncture
  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve and muscle stimulation (TENS)

The Center offers a variety of procedures to treat pain, which are often used in combination with other therapies.

Learn about the procedures we offer.

Center for Pain Medicine
Perlman Medical Offices
9350 Campus Point Drive, Suite 2C
La Jolla, CA 91111
858-657-6035
and 858-822-6110