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  • Cancer Pain
  • Chronic Abdominal Pain
  • Sports Injuries
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS/RSD/Causalgia)
  • Facial and Myofascial Pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Peripheral and Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Migraines/headaches
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Shoulder and arm pain
  • Occupational/Work-related injury
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Conditions Treated
Treatment Options
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Epidural and Spinal Catheters
  • Facet joint injections
  • Implantation of Intrathecal Catheters and Infusion Pumps
  • Neurostimulation
  • Peripheral and autonomic nerve blocks
  • Sympathetic Ganglion Blocks
  • Trigger point injections
  • Neurolytic Blocks
  • Radiofrequency Neurolysis/Ablation
  • IDET (Intradiscal Electrothermal Therapy)
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Meet Our Doctors

  • Sandeep Amin, MD

    Assistant Professor, Department of
    Anesthesiology, Rush Medical College

    Medical Director, University Pain Center
    at Rush Oak Park Hospital

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  • Asokumar Buvanendran, MD

    Professor, Department of Anesthesiology,
    Rush Medical College

    Director, Orthopedic Anesthesia,
    Rush University Medical Center

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  • Matthew P. Jaycox, MD

    Attending Physician, University Pain Centers
    Attending Physician, Department of Anesthesiology
    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Rush Medical School

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  • Timothy R. Lubenow, MD

    Professor, Dept of Anesthesiology, Rush Medical College
    Medical Director, Rush Pain Center

    Director, Postoperative Analgesia Services,
    Rush University Medical Center

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    Timothy R. Lubenow, MD
  • Adam C. Young, MD

    Adam C. Young, MD

    Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, Rush Medical School

    Attending Physician, Department of Anesthesiology

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  • Patricia A. Merriman, Ph.D.

    Patricia A. Merriman, Ph.D.

    University of Notre Dame, Ph.D. Counseling Psychology, May, 2000

    Dissertation: "Interpersonal perceptions, attachment style, and response to treatment for low back pain."

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  • William Landphair, D.O.

    William Landphair, D.O.

    Education and Training: Rush University Medical Center, July 2016 to Present

    Detroit Medical Center, July 2012 – June 2016

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For Patient & Referrers

UPC News

December 2, 2013

Dr. Buvanendran interviewed on a New MRI-Safe SCS Implant for Tx of Chronic Pain Conditions...

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Location and Directions

  • Rush Pain Center Location

    University Pain Center at Rush University Medical Center

    Rush Professional Office Building,
    1725 West Harrison St., Suite 550,
    Chicago, IL 60612

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  • Rush Pain Center Location

    University Pain Center at Rush
    Oak Park Hospital

    UPC at Rush Oak Park Hospital,
    610 South Maple Ave., Suite 1500,
    Oak Park, IL 60304

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  • Rush Pain Center Location

    University Pain Centers at Westchester

    2450 South Wolf Rd., Suite D
    Westchester, IL 60154

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  • American Pain Foundation
  • American Chronic Pain Association
  • Anesthesiology
  • American Medical Association