Nerve Compression Syndromes

Nerve compression (a pinched nerve) is harmful restriction or pressure placed on a single nerve.

Programs + Services


Neurology

Explore the Neurology Center in Boston which offers specialized care, evaluation and disease management for disorders of the nervous system.
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Spine Center

The professionals from the Spine Center at Tufts Medical Center evaluate, diagnose, and treat various neck, back, and spine conditions. Our goal is to minimize pain and restore your quality of life.
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Pain Management Center

The Tufts MC Pain Management Center in downtown Boston specializes in eliminating or reducing chronic pain (particularly in the back and neck) and cancer pain.
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Electrodiagnostics

The Electrodiagnostics Program at Tufts Medical Center in Boston provides testing for muscle and nerve conditions.
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Doctors + Care Team

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Adriana Desillier, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Anesthesiologist; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6208
Fax #: 617-636-9993

Treatment of complex regional pain syndrome (RSD), neuropathic pain, work related injuries, sports related injuries, ultrasound guided nerve blocks, interventional pain procedures and perioperative pain management, rhizotomy, epidurals, opioid tapering, abdominal pain, pelvic pain, PTSD management via US guided stellate ganglion blocks, refractory VT treatment via US guided stellate ganglion block, refractory chronic plantar fasciitis

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Thomas D. Sabin, MD

Thomas D. Sabin, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Vice Chairman; Neurologist; Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Neurology
Appt. Phone: 617-636-4948
Fax #: 617-636-8199

General neurology

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Wilfred L. Hynes, MD

Wilfred L. Hynes, MD

Accepting New Patients

Title(s): Director, Pain Clinic; Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
Department(s): Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
Appt. Phone: 617-636-6208
Fax #: 617-636-9993

Anesthesiology, pain management

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