Non-surgical orthopedics, sports medicine and interventional techniques are utilized to enhance function and quality of life. This includes the most advanced techniques using fluoroscopically guided spine procedures, epidural and facet injections, radiofrequency ablations, spinal cord stimulation, ultrasound guided joint injections, nerve blocks and botox injections. In addition Dr. Bax performs electromyography and nerve conduction studies to better evaluate and determine the etiology of the pain. Physical therapy, Osteopathic Manual Manipulation and medication management are also incorporated to improve outcomes when indicated.
Dr. Ward is a South Georgia native raised in nearby Mitchell County. He attended Valdosta State College graduating with honors in Biology and Chemistry. Dr. Ward received his Doctor of Medicine Degree from the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. His Internship and Residency in Anesthesiology was completed at Eugene Talmadge Memorial Hospital and University Hospital in Augusta. Dr. Ward had subspecialty training emphasis on regional anesthesia/pain managemet techniques. This subspecialty of Anesthesiology eventually became the recognized subspecialty of Pain Management with specialized training and certification in the late 1990's.
At Pain Consultants of Atlanta (PCA) our physicians are all Board Certified Anesthesiologists and Pain Management Specialists who provide comprehensive interventional spine & pain management services. Our physicians provide scientifically proven procedures with state of the art equipment. In pain management, precision makes a major difference in patient outcomes.
We are proud to offer fluoroscopically guided precision at all our conveniently located Interventional Pain Centers.