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Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine

TRUE Care for relief and regenerations for chronic pain.

Helping You Find Relief From Pain

Chronic pain is an issue that affects millions of people every year. It can be debilitating to the individual and can have a major impact on one’s overall health. In Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine, we will work with you to find pain management and innovative restorative options in the treatment of your pain. Our medical team, led by Dr. Christopher Hess, who is board certified in regenerative medicine, is here to get you back to the quality of life that you want and deserve.

Every person’s pain is different and can impact not only movement but many organs and systems throughout the body. With that said, we utilize a multimodal approach to include formal physical therapy, yoga, exercise therapy, acupuncture, group therapy, interventional injections, and adjunct pharmacotherapy to treat chronic difficult-to-treat pain. We focus our efforts on managing pain in two areas of emphasis:

  • Interventional Pain Management
  • Regenerative Medicine

Through careful discussion, examination, and testing, our medical team will work with you to determine the best course of treatment for you.

At this time, we are only offering in-office visits and not telehealth visits to best provide care for our services.

Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine team

Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine Services

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Tools to Relieve Pain

Through interventional pain management, we want to improve your quality of life by providing relief to your pain using minimally invasive treatments.

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Monthly Specials

Take advantage of our monthly specials.

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mild® Procedure

The minimally invasive mild® Procedure has a safety profile similar to epidural steroid injections but with lasting results, and patients typically return to normal activity within 24 hours with no restrictions.

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Conditions We Treat

Explore the conditions Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine department treats.

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Spinal Cord Stimulation

Spinal cord stimulation represents a non-drug option to treat chronic back and leg pain as well as painful diabetic neuropathy.

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Regenerative Medicine

The human body actually has the ability to protect itself when you suffer from an injury or disease. Through regenerative medicine, we can provider a variety of therapies that are both safe and effective.

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Do you have a patient needing Interventional Pain and Regenerative Medicine services? Find out how you can refer your patient to Wilmington Health.

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"Jessica Lancaster and Christopher Hess are amazing. I had been in so much pain for YEARS. They listened to me. They treated me with a thoughtful plan. They did an ablation and it nearly solved all my pain. I am so lucky to have met these two. Hearing the results of my healing it was easy to see they were very happy for me. I am holding onto these two forever."

Lee S.

"Dr. Hess was attentive listening to my concerns and I feel he has developed a good plan for my health going forward."

Jamey R.

"[They] really listened to me. Considered what I wanted vs what I don’t. Not many do that. Very refreshing."

Heather K.

"He took his time and answered all my questions. Explained what he would be doing in each procedure. Very caring! His staff were all wonderful!"

Maranda S.

"Professional and very informative with suggestions to try to help with my pain."

Judith E.

“Jessica helped me make sure I could receive the treatment I needed and would most benefit me in a timely manner. The entire Dr. Hess team is the best in the organization, and the best of my medical care providers. I would and have recommended Dr. Hess and his team to numerous friends and family members. He is always friendly, but also on task of finding any new medical treatments available that could potentially help me. I appreciate him and his team immensely.”

Lorie L.
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Prescription counseling is here to help you

Don’t let cost prevent you from filling your prescription needs. At Wilmington Health, we provide counseling to find affordable solutions for all our patients. Our pharmacists can offer discount cards, assistance programs, and more.

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