Northeast Pain Management specializes in treating painful spinal, neurological and musculoskeletal conditions with leading edge procedures guided by x rays or ultrasound to precise locations.
They offer cutting edge treatments such as Kyphoplasty for vertebral compression fractures , Synvisc-1 for a FDA approved one shot treatment of knee arthritis, and platelet rich plasma (PRP) for treatment of athletic injuries.
Motto: “Changing the face of Pain, treating patients like family.”
Led by: Dr. Frederick C. Littlejohn
Why They’re Unique: The use ultrasound for diagnosis and treatment. The three doctors have many years of experience with a multidisciplinary approach to pain.
They Can Answer Questions Relating to:What options exist to treat chronic back and neck pain? What options exist to treat shoulder and hip pain? What kind of results can I expect from injection therapy? Does injection therapy hurt? How many shots will I need?
Meet The Expert
Dr. Frederick Littlejohn
Dr. Littlejohn joined NPM in 2011 and is board certified in Pain Medicine through the American Board of Anesthesiology. He is an expert in minimally invasive spine care and interventional pain management.
Dr. Littlejohn completed his residency training at Columbia and pain fellowship at the University of California-Davis Medical Center. He is a member of the International Spine Intervention Society. He worked in Maryland before moving to Bangor, Maine.
Dr. Littlejohn’s clinical interests include management of muscle, joint, and spine pain using injection therapies guided by fluoroscopy and ultrasound. For patients suffering from compression fractures of the spine, Dr. Littlejohn offers the cutting-edge kyphoplasty procedure. Dr. Littlejohn seeks to provide his patients the personal attention and individualized care they deserve.