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Avera Brain & Spine Institute

Plaza 2
1301 S. Cliff Avenue
Sioux Falls, SD 57105
(605) 322-7270

Interventional Pain Services

Pain is a complex medical problem that can have profound effects on your physical and mental well-being. Avera's Interventional Pain Services strives to help you return to your everyday activities quickly, without heavy reliance on medications. Through the application of minimally invasive techniques, we work closely with your referring provider to treat your pain and set you on the path to an active, pain-free lifestyle.

Call 605-322-PAIN (7246) for more information.

Interventional Procedures

If you suffer from pain and have not been able to find treatment that provides relief, talk to your doctor about how interventional pain management treatments may help you, and consider seeing an interventional pain management physician. Interventional procedures offered include:

  • Spine injections
  • Joint injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Muscle and trigger point injections
  • Neurolytic procedures
  • Radiofrequency ablation
  • Spinal cord stimulator therapy
  • Kyphoplasty repair of vertebral compression fractures
  • Intrathecal pump management

Dr. Scott Lockwood

Dr. Timothy Metz

Managing Pain After Surgery

Pain management is a critical component of every surgery. Your surgeon, anesthesiologist, pharmacist and nurse will each play an important role in pain control during your hospital stay.

View surgery pain management information

Neurosurgery Physical Medicine & Rehab Acute Spine Center