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Pain Medicine Services at Wayne State University Physician Group

Providing Complete Specialized Care to Patients Suffering from Acute and Chronic Pain

According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, market research indicates that more than 1.5 billion people worldwide suffer from chronic pain. In addition, an estimated 20% of American adults (42 million people) report that pain or physical discomfort disrupts their sleep a few nights a week or more.

University Physician Group Pain Medicine Services allow patients to once again participate in life. Our interventional pain medicine services benefit individuals whose pain is persistent, who find medication is becoming less effective, those who wish to treat pain without medication or patients who are seeking surgical alternatives.

Services Provided

  • Medication management
  • Epidural injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Joint injections
  • Spinal cord stimulation
  • Intrathecal drug delivery
  • Kyphoplasty / vertebroplasty
  • Discograms

Conditions Treated

  • Lower back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome /
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Headache
  • Cancer pain

 

Get to know our pain medicine team

Michael Drelles, D.O.

Dr. Drelles’ approach to care is comprehensive and utilizes several different modalities such as physical therapy, pain psychology, medication management and interventional therapy.

He has special interests in complex regional pain syndrome, spinal cord stimulation and health wellness through diet and exercise.

After graduating from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University, Dr. Drelles completed a residency in anesthesiology at the University of Michigan, where he found his passion for the treatment of pain. He then completed a post-doctoral fellowship in interventional pain medicine at the University of California Davis in Sacramento. Dr. Drelles is double board-certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both pain medicine and anesthesiology.

 

 

 

Office Consultations
1560 E Maple Rd
Suite 200
Troy, MI 48083

Interventional Pain Procedures
Maple Surgery Center
1560 E Maple Rd
Troy, MI 48083

To make an appointment, call 248-581-5369.