Avera St. Luke's Pain Management Team
Our Physician Specialists
Dr. Heloise Westbrook is a board-eligible anesthesiologist and pain management diplomate. She completed fellowship training at the University of Maryland in anesthesiology and Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in pain management. Her extensive training in pain therapies includes spinal cord stimulation, epidural steroid injections, radio frequency and implantable intrathecal drug delivery infusion systems.
Dr. Shawna Schmidt is an Avera Medical Group provider. She is a board-certified anesthesiologist and pain management specialist. Dr. Schmidt received her medical education at the University of South Dakota School of Medicine in Vermillion and completed her residency in anesthesiology at the University of Nebraska College of Medicine in Omaha.
Percy Golson is our certified physician assistant, with experience in general medicine, family practice, urology and pain management.
Marcia and Sharon, our registered nurses, will interview you during each visit to our Pain Management Center. They're always available to answer any questions and assist the physicians in the procedure room.
Julie is our radiologic technologist. She'll help perform X-rays and be at your side during the procedure.
Stacy, our receptionist, will greet you when you arrive and assist with setting up follow-up visits and answer questions about insurance and payments.
Avera St. Luke’s Pain Management Center is located on the second floor of Avera Dakota Medical Square at 815 First Ave. SE, Aberdeen, S.D. Our hours are 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday through Thursday, with outreach clinics on Friday.
Call us at 605-622-5123 or 1-800-225-8537, ext. 5123. No referral is necessary.