Pain Management Center

The Pain Management Center at the Houston Methodist Neurological Institute provides effective symptom management, functional rehabilitation and improved quality of life for patients suffering from pain. With expertise across a variety of disciplines, we will work together
to understand and properly diagnose your condition, and provide
the pain management plan that works best.

We can help if you’re suffering from:
  • Acute and chronic pain to complex regional pain syndrome
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Herniated discs
  • Joint Pain--knee, shoulder, hip
  • Myofascial pain
  • Neck and low back pain
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Pain associated with multiple sclerosis or stroke


Treatment options include the following: 
  • Botox injections
  • Cervical radiculopathy
  • Facet Injections
  • Implantable drug delivery devices such as the intrathecal baclofen pumps to manage both pain and spasticity
  • Infusion therapies
  • Lumbar radiculopathy  
  • Medication  
  • Nerve blocks
  • Peripheral nerve injections
  • Radiofrequency Ablations
  • Spinal Cord stimulators to manage chronic pain

Our research interests include treatment for chronic back pain and headaches, complex regional pain syndrome and use of ultrasound in pain intervention techniques for epilepsy and severe depression.

Dr. Sagar Chokshi is a board-certified
interventional pain physician at Houston
Methodist. He primarily focuses on
interventions, including injections, physical
therapy, CBT and nonnarcotic medications
to help patients manage chronic pain. 
To schedule an appointment, call 832.539.4081.

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