Editor-in-Chief: Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, PhD

Pain Medicine Case Reports is an open access electronic publication of The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians and a Clinical Companion Journal to Pain Physician.

Pain Medicine Case Reports is a peer-reviewed, multi-disciplinary, open access journal written by and directed to an audience of interventional pain physicians, clinicians and basic scientists with an interest in interventional pain management and pain medicine.

Pain Medicine Case Reports presents the latest studies, research, and information vital to those in the emerging specialty of interventional pain management – and critical to the people they serve.


Current issue highlights: (May 2020, Volume 4, Issue 3)

  1. Unsuccessful Spinal Cord Stimulator Re-trial from Failure to Capture in a Patient with Prior Successful Trial but Failed Implant Attempt Due to Lack of Paresthesia
    Case Report
    Saba Javed, MD, and Kent Nouri, MD.
  2. Superior Cluneal Neuralgia from Iliocostal Impingement Treated with Phenol Neurolysis: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Heath B. McAnally, MD, and Andrea Trescot, MD.
  3. Lumbar Sympathetic Plexus Radiofrequency Ablation for Chronic Non-Cancer Pain: A Brief Review and Two Case Reports
    Case Report
    Andrea Tinnirello, MD, Laura Ambrosini, MD, and Sandra Barbieri, MD.
  4. CASE REPORT: Postherniorrhaphy Pain from Muscle Calcification
    Case Report
    Naum Shaparin, MD, Sarang Koushik, MD, Sayed Wahezi, MD, and Karina Gritsenko, MD.
  5. Atraumatic Bilateral Lumbar Pedicle Fractures in a Patient with Back Pain and History of Long-Term Bisphosphonate Therapy: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Alec L. Meleger, MD, and Edrick E. Lopez, MD.
  6. Inadvertent Discogram During Lumbar Interlaminar Epidural Steroid Injection
    Case Report
    David S. Stolzenberg, DO, Philip III J. Koehler, DO, Jonathon Teng, MS, and Jeremy I. Simon, MD.
  7. Case at a Glance: Radiographic Evidence of Percutaneously Implanted Spinal Cord Stimulator Lead Migration
    Case At A Glance
    Ivan Urits, MD, Omar Viswanath, MD, Vwaire Orhurhu, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, and Cyrus Yazdi, MD.