FAQs – Office Policies

What do I need to bring to my first visit?

When should I seek help from my pain?

Each individual experiences pain in a different way, it is important not to measure your own level of pain against that of others, but evaluate your personal level of pain. If you are experiencing any of the following, it may be a good idea to schedule a consultation:

  • Pain that lasts longer than 4-6 weeks following an injury or illness
  • When you are experiencing pain and can not determine the source
  • Insomnia or the inability to sleep due to pain
  • Muscle pain and/or stiffness lasting longer than normal

How do I arrange to be seen at Pain Control Center of Pittsburgh?

You can contact us by phone or online to schedule a consultation. We require a referral from your Primary Care Physician in order to be seen.

Will I be pain free?

Our goal at Pain Control Center of Pittsburgh is to alleviate as much pain as much as possible, maximize your level of functioning, and increase your quality of life. During your initial consultation, the a treatment plan will be discussed.

Will the Pain Management Center physicians write my pain medication prescriptions?

Medication therapy is dependent on the individual and their specific pain problem. At the initial consultation, medications that may be recommended as part of your overall pain management treatment. No narcotics will be prescribed on your first visit and you are required to sign a release and contract regarding any narcotics prescription and terms of use. Pain Control Center of Pittsburgh has two convenient locations, in Robinson Township and Monaca. Our facilities are fully equipped with leading-edge equipment to meet the unique needs of every patient. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact us today.

Pain Control Center of Pittsburgh has two convenient locations, in Robinson Township and Monaca. Our facilities are fully equipped with leading-edge equipment to meet the unique needs of every patient. For more information or to schedule an appointment, contact us today.