Dr. Viji Thomas practices Pain Medicine in Clinton Township, MI. He is board certified in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology. Pain medicine is concerned with the prevention of pain, and the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients experiencing pain. Pain medicine physicians use a broad-based approach to treat all pain disorders, ranging from pain as a symptom of disease to pain as the primary disease. Dr. Thomas serves as a consultant to other physicians but is often the principal treating physician, providing care at various levels; such as treating the patient directly, prescribing medication, prescribing rehabilitative services, performing pain relieving procedures, counseling patients and families, directing a multidisciplinary team, coordinating care with other healthcare providers, and providing consultative services.
American Board of Anesthesiology
Pain Medicine (Anesthesiology)
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Wayne State University, 2004
Charities and Philanthropic Endeavors
- Wayne State University (Pain Management)
Professional Society Memberships
- American Society of Anesthesiologists, American Association of Physicians of Indian Origin
What do you attribute your success to?
- Dedication, education, patient care, passion for the field and research.
Hobbies / Sports
- Family, Friends, Traveling, Non-Profit Organization, Church
Favorite professional publications
- All major pain management research and publications
Dr. Viji V. Thomas MD's Practice location
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Sterling Heights, MI 48310Get Direction
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