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: (November 2020, Volume 4, Issue 6)

  1. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation of the Occipital Nerve to Treat Postherpetic Neuralgia
    Case Report
    Yashar Eshraghi, MD, Roshina Khan, MD, Harlan Shern, MD, Marianne Gelter, MD, and Maged Guirguis, MD.
  2. Seroma Formation After Spine Surgery Found 17 Months Postoperatively
    Case Report
    Jamal Hasson, MD, Amnon A. Berger, MD, PhD, Ivan Urits, MD, Vwaire Orhurhu, MD, Omar Viswanath, MD, and Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD.
  3. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome in a Young Boy After Receiving a Diphtheria, Tetanus, and Acellular Pertussis Vaccine
    Case Report
    Sarang Koushik, MD, Vanny Le, MD, Naum Shaparin, MD, and Andrew Kaufman, MD.
  4. Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation for the Treatment of Frostbite Neuropathy: A Case Report
    Case Report
    Nicholas Mata, MD, Behnum Habibi, MD, and Chong Kim, MD.
  5. Improvement in Neurogenic Pain with Epidural Injections Following Interspinous Spacer Implantation in Patients with Lumbar Stenosis: A Case Series
    Case Series
    Paul So, MD, and Steve M. Aydin, DO.
  6. A Novel Introducer for Ultrasound-Guided Cryoneurolysis Administration to Improve Patient Safety and Functionality
    Case Report
    John J. Finneran, IV, MD, Brenton Alexander, MD, Brian M. Ilfeld, MD, and Andrea Trescot, MD.
  7. Peripheral Nerve Stimulation of the Lateral Femoral Cutaneous and Superior Gluteal Nerves for Treating Proximal Neuropathy
    Case Report
    Matthias H. Wiederholz, MD, Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD, and Niek Vanquathem, BA.
  8. Case at a Glance: Radiographic Findings of a Symptomatic Lumbar Synovial Cyst Causing Radiculopathy
    Case At A Glance
    Ivan Urits, MD, Omar Viswanath, MD, Vwaire Orhurhu, MD, Alan D. Kaye, MD, PhD, and Cyrus Yazdi, MD.
  9. Combined Wireless Spinal Cord Stimulation, Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation, and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation for Treating Low Back Pain
    Case Report
    Matthias H. Wiederholz, MD, and Alaa Abd-Elsayed, MD.