Dr Endrizzi, Director of the Pain Management Center, listening to a patient

Pain Management

Pain Management

The Pain Division at the Medical College of Wisconsin is your local, expert resource for managing and treating pain conditions. All of our physicians are board-certified and have extensive training in multidisciplinary approaches to pain management. Our team of anesthesiologists, behavioral health specialists and physiatrists specialize not only in minimally invasive and surgical procedures, but also in physical therapy, psychological therapy and non-opioid medication options.

Call (414) 805-3666 to schedule an appointment with one of our pain experts today, or speak with your primary care doctor about visiting one of our specialists.

Pain medicine specialist Dr Endrizzi discussing back pain with a patient

Conditions We Commonly Treat

  • Chronic spine pain (longer than 3 months)
    • Back pain
    • Neck pain
    • Spinal nerve pain
    • Pain related to herniated intervertebral discs (slipped discs, pinched nerves)
    • Facetogenic pain (pain from arthritis in the small spine joints)
    • Intervertebral disc pain from degenerated disc disease (DDD)
    • Spinal stenosis pain
  • Neuropathic pain (pain related to nerves)
    • Diabetic peripheral neuropathy
    • Small fiber neuropathy
    • Idiopathic neuropathy
    • Medication- or illness-induced neuropathy
    • Post-herpetic neuralgia (pain after Shingles)
    • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome or CRPS (formerly known as Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy or RSD)
  • Limb pain associated with peripheral arterial disease
  • Post-amputation or phantom limb pain
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Musculoskeletal or joint pain (such as knee, hip or shoulder pain)
  • Orofacial pain
  • Cancer pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Pain related to injury
  • Post-laminectomy pain (failed back surgery)

Adult Pain Clinics

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Wauwatosa

MCW Pain Management Center (main location)
959 N. Mayfair Rd.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

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Mequon

Mequon Health Center
11430 N. Port Washington Rd.
Mequon, WI 53092

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Oak Creek

Drexel Town Square Health Center
7901 S. 6th St.
Oak Creek, WI 53154

Pediatric Pain Clinics

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Wauwatosa

Jane B. Pettit Pain & Headache Center
9000 W. Wisconsin Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53226

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New Berlin

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin New Berlin specialty clinic
4855 S. Moorland Rd.
New Berlin, WI 53151

Services

  • Integrative mental health services, including psychotherapy, biofeedback, meditation and hypnosis
  • For spine pain: facet joint procedures
    • Medial branch nerve blocks
    • Medical branch nerve radiofrequency ablation (denervation)
    • Intraarticular facet (in the joint) blocks
  • For spine, leg or arm pain: epidural procedures
    • Interlaminar epidural steroid injections
    • Transforaminal epidural steroid injections
    • Selective nerve root injections for diagnosis
  • For spine pain: intervertebral disc procedures
  • Sacroiliac (SI) procedures
    • SI joint injections
    • Lateral branch nerve injections
    • Lateral branch nerve radiofrequency ablation (denervation)
  • Neuromodulation
    • Spinal cord stimulation
    • Occipital nerve stimulation
    • Dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation
  • Sympathetic nerve procedures
    • Stellate ganglion nerve blocks
    • Celiac plexus nerve blocks
    • Celiac plexus neurolysis/ablation (cancer pain)
    • Lumbar sympathetic blocks
    • Superior hypogastric blocks
    • Ganglion impar blocks
  • Peripheral nerve procedures
    • Ilioinguinal
    • Genitofemoral
    • Coccygeal
    • Pudendal
    • Occipital
  • Joint procedures
    • Shoulder, hip, knee steroid injections
    • Knee viscosupplementation injections
    • Genicular nerve blocks (for knee pain s/p Total Knee Replacements)
  • Vertebral augmentation procedures

Medical Director

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Sarah A Endrizzi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

Physicians

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Sarah A Endrizzi, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

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Gwynne Kirchen, MD

Assistant Professor

Stacy Peterson, MD

Assistant Professor

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Amit Singh, DO

Assistant Professor

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Tochi Umunakwe, MD

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Hong Wu, MD

Professor

Pain Psychologists

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Rebecca C. Anderson, PhD

Professor

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Kimberly J. Anderson Khan, PsyD

Associate Professor

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Chasity Brimeyer, PhD

Assistant Professor

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Sarah E. Trost, PhD

Assistant Professor

Contact Us

To schedule an appointment:


Call (414) 805-3666

Please have your provider send a referrel to our address or fax:


MCW Pain Management Center

959 N. Mayfair Rd
Wauwatosa, WI 53226


(414) 955-6020 (fax)

Outside view of the MCW Pain Management Clinic