New Jersey Pain Institute

Clinical Academic Building

125 Paterson Street, 5th floor Suite 5123

New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Phone: (732) 235-7246

Program Description

The Department of Anesthesia at UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School operates a comprehensive multidisciplinary pain management center. The New Jersey Pain Institute offers diagnosis and treatment for acute, chronic and cancer pain problems. The Acute Pain Service is on call for various postoperative, medical and oncologic pain control. Outpatients who have chronic pain problems are seen on a referral basis and have available to them the latest, broadest techniques for pain treatment.

Special Services

*Special nerve block therapy with or without fluoroscopy

*Innovative neuro-augmentive procedures

*Spinal opioid pump implantation

*Neurolytic procedures

*Epiduroscopic procedures

*Psychological evaluation and management



Scott J. Mellender MD

Participating RWJUMG Physicians

William R. Grubb MD, DDS

Ashraf Sakr MD

Shruti Shah MD

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