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Featured Doctor: Pain Management Specialist, Steven I. Sloan, M.D.

Steven I. Sloan, M.D. of National Spine & Pain Centers’ Silver Spring, MD office, finds pain management rewarding because it is an exciting field that constantly provides new innovations that can offer patients definitive benefit and improve their lives. It also provides a venue to practice the qualities of compassion and integrity, and he seeks to convey those ideals in treating his patients.

Dr. Sloan earned his medical degree from the University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO. He is board certified in Anesthesiology as well as Pain management. His clinical expertise encompasses a variety of diagnostic specialties and treatments, including: Epidural Nerve Block, Facet Joint Injections, Medial Branch Blocks, SI Joint InjectionRadiofrequency NeurotomyDiscography, and Spinal cord stimulation (SCS).

“Our patients entrust us to help them navigate through pain that has altered their lives. My mission is to use the latest therapies to restore function and help patients reclaim their lives from pain.” – Steven I. Sloan, M.D.

Throughout his career, Dr. Sloan has done extensive research and published on the topics of asthma, the modulation of spinal cord pain transmission, and minimally invasive techniques used to address degenerative disc disease.