Dr. Bruce Levin MD, a Philadelphia pain management specialist, has opened a satellite office in Pottsville at Doctors’ Choice Physical Medicine and Rehab. Dr. Levin creates a handcrafted plan for each patient, de-emphasizing opioids. He delivers a cutting-edge, innovative interventional pain management with medical and other therapies. “This often promises the best long-term outcome,” said Dr. Levin. He also added that, “compassion and sensitivity are vital components of care.”
William C. Welch, MD, FACS, FICS, Chief of Neurosurgery at Pennsylvania Hospital states that Dr. Levin, “relishes the complex cases… he applies his skills in diagnostics and pursues every option to bring relief for his patients.”
Pain Management Conditions
While he treats all common pain syndromes, Dr. Levin is widely known as a pain specialist who does not shy away from the most challenging cases. He is often referred patients who have degenerative spine conditions or have not responded well to conservative care and back surgeries. He also treats traumatic nerve injuries, Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, formally known as RSD.
Many of his patients have had significant nerve injury following trauma to the spine, arms, and legs. He is constantly evaluating and developing new treatment options. He offers a variety of advanced treatments including modified transforaminal epidurals, radiofrequency procedures, and minimally invasive discectomies and neuromodulation.
Pain Management for Headaches
Dr. Levin has had particular success treating migraine headaches located around one or both eyes, with or without visual disturbances.
Dr. Levin has received the Patients Choice Award awarded to the top 5% of physicians, Compassionate Doctor Recognition, top 3% of nation’s physicians, and the Top 10 Doctor, awarded to the top 1% of the nation’s doctors by Vitals TM.
Dr. Levin’s Pottsville pain management office can be reached at 570-622-2525.