Ashraf Farid, MD - UMass Memorial Health - Find a Doctor

Aug 13, 2018
UMass Memorial Medical Center

About Dr. Ashraf Farid

Dr. Ashraf Farid is a highly skilled pain management specialist practicing at UMass Memorial Health in Sturbridge. With years of experience, Dr. Farid has established himself as a leading expert in the field of pain management. He is dedicated to providing comprehensive and patient-centered care to individuals suffering from chronic pain conditions.

Specialized Pain Management Services

At UMass Memorial Health, Dr. Farid offers a wide range of specialized pain management services to patients in Sturbridge and the surrounding areas. He utilizes the latest diagnostic techniques and treatment options to identify and address the root causes of pain. Dr. Farid takes a multidisciplinary approach to pain management, working closely with other healthcare professionals to develop personalized treatment plans for each patient.

Conditions Treated

Dr. Farid provides comprehensive care for various pain conditions, including but not limited to:

  • Chronic back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Joint pain
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Arthritis
  • Sciatica
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Cancer-related pain

Treatment Approaches

Dr. Farid believes in providing evidence-based and compassionate care to his patients. He employs a variety of treatment approaches tailored to meet each individual's unique needs. Some of the treatment options offered include:

1. Medication Management

Dr. Farid prescribes medications to manage pain and improve the quality of life for his patients. He closely monitors medication efficacy and adjusts prescriptions as needed to achieve optimal results.

2. Interventional Procedures

Dr. Farid performs a wide range of minimally invasive interventional procedures to relieve pain. These may include epidural injections, nerve blocks, radiofrequency ablation, and spinal cord stimulation.

3. Physical Therapy

Dr. Farid recognizes the importance of physical therapy in pain management. He collaborates with experienced physical therapists to design customized rehabilitation programs to improve mobility, strength, and overall function.

4. Psychological Support

Understanding the impact of chronic pain on mental well-being, Dr. Farid incorporates psychological support and counseling into his comprehensive treatment plans. This holistic approach addresses both the physical and emotional aspects of pain management.

Why Choose Dr. Ashraf Farid?

There are several reasons why Dr. Ashraf Farid is the preferred pain management specialist in Sturbridge:

  1. Extensive Experience: Dr. Farid has years of experience in managing complex pain conditions and has successfully helped numerous patients regain control over their lives.
  2. Compassionate Care: Dr. Farid understands the impact of chronic pain on daily life and remains committed to providing compassionate care to his patients.
  3. Individualized Approach: Dr. Farid believes in tailoring treatment plans to meet the unique needs of each patient, ensuring the best possible outcomes.
  4. Collaborative Care: Dr. Farid actively collaborates with other healthcare professionals, including physical therapists and psychologists, to provide comprehensive care for his patients.
  5. Continued Education: Dr. Farid stays up-to-date with the latest advancements in pain management through continuous education, ensuring his patients receive the most effective and state-of-the-art treatments.

Contact Dr. Ashraf Farid

To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ashraf Farid or for more information about his pain management services at UMass Memorial Health, please visit our website or reach out to our friendly staff. Take the first step towards overcoming chronic pain with the help of a trusted and experienced specialist.

Make an appointment today and discover the expertise and compassionate care offered by Dr. Ashraf Farid.