Dr. Akinwumi Aladesawe practices Pain Medicine in New Port Richey, FL. 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. Aladesawe 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.
Education and Training
Obafemi Awolowo University
Dr. Akinwumi G. Aladesawe M.D.'s Expert Contributions
Tylenol should be ok READ MORE
Heart disease READ MORE
Yes it could be sciatica pain but I will do a thorough history and physical exam / radiology to rule out vascular and musculoskeletal etiology READ MORE
Drink plenty of fluids and lots of vegs Exercise READ MORE
Hyaluronic / chondrointin sulfate intrarticular injections Nerve block 5% Lidocaine patch / ointment NSAID patch / cream TENS units READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- Top Doctor2015US News
- Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Charities and Philanthropic Endeavors
- Akinwumi aladesawe teaching ministries
- Montefiore medical center
- Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Professional Society Memberships
- American Medical Association, American Pain Society, Florida Academy of Pain Medicine
What do you attribute your success to?
- God and his family.
Hobbies / Sports
- Church, Golfing, Race Cars, Bible Study, Spending Time With Family
Favorite professional publications
- American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, American Pain Society Journal
Dr. Akinwumi G. Aladesawe M.D.'s Practice location
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Patient Experience with Dr. Aladesawe
Dr. Akinwumi Aladesawe is a highly experienced physician, having been in practice for more than 24 years. His medical career began in 1992, when he graduated from Obafemi Awolowo University in Osun State, Nigeria. After relocating to the United States, he completed an internship at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. A residency then followed at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and a fellowship at Tampa’s University of South Florida. He provides expert treatments for a wide range of painful conditions, as well as pre and post-operative care. In addition, he is a noted expert in physical medicine and rehabilitation, and in medical treatment for spinal cord injuries. Expert procedures undertaken by Dr. Aladesawe include cervical epidural steroid injections, facet blocks, and nerve blocks. Akinwumi Aladesawe, MD, is currently serving as pain medicine physician at Leading Edge Medical Center. At Leading Edge Medical Center, the entire medical team knows and understands your pain and symptoms. Each patient will receive a customized treatment plan for each injury or condition, including supportive services designed to improve health and functioning so every patient can heal, recover and prevent re-injury. A pain doctor is a medical doctor or doctor of osteopathy that did specialization in pain medicine. They deal with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of pain in various parts of body. A pain doctor is also known as pain specialist or pain management specialist.
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