Our Approach to Treating Pain

Medical and Complementary Approach to Care

Following a thorough evaluation by our full team of experts, recommendations are made for a treatment plan designed specifically for the individual patient. We combine traditional medical and complementary treatment approaches to ensure the very best outcome for each child.

Care plans may include:

  • Physical therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Analgesic medication management
  • Intravenous patient controlled analgesia
  • Acupuncture and Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS)
  • Epidural and spinal analgesia
  • Biofeedback
  • Single and continuous nerve blocks
  • Cognitive-behavioral techniques (relaxation, guided imagery, coping skills training)
  • Mental health medication management
  • Psychotherapy and family counseling
  • Neuromodulation
  • Symptom palliation for children with life-threatening illnesses
  • Medical hypnosis