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Pain Management Doctors

Hospital Angeles Tijuana Pain Management Doctors treat chronic pain related to any type of disease, injury and relief of pain at the end of life.

Chronic pain can ruin your life, interfering with your ability to work, sleep and enjoy your family and friends. When chronic pain disrupts your quality of life and does not improve with standard treatments, Hospital Angeles Tijuana’s Department of Pain Management is here to help. There are many safe, proven effective treatments available that can eliminate or reduce chronic pain.

Our board-certified physicians are dedicated to the goal of helping people with chronic pain return to a normal, productive lifestyle. Using the latest in diagnostic technology, paired with medical and interventional therapeutics, they will work with you to identify the source of your pain, eliminate or reduce the pain and teach you to manage it.

Our physicians are committed to be the leaders in patient care, education, and outcome oriented clinical and basic research in pain medicine. We believe that when you understand the nature of your pain, you are better prepared to manage it.

Meet Our Doctors

Our doctors combine cutting-edge medicine and unparalleled compassion to ensure that you or your loved one receives excellence in patient care and treatment.

Dr.Cesar Amescua is the medical director at Hospital Angeles Tijuana and our top pain management and palliative care specialist.

Dr. Luis Rujana is one of our pain management doctors at Hospital Angeles Tijuana. Luis Miguel Rujana, MD, received a Medical Degree from Universidad Autónoma de Baja California, (UABC) and is a certified Anesthesiologist with a specialty in Pain and Palliative Care Medicine.

Treatments & Procedures

Through the combined expertise of a multidisciplinary team of pain specialists, Hospital Angeles Tijuana offers the most advanced treatment options currently available, in a supportive environment.

Pain is one of the most feared, and one of the commonest symptoms associated with cancer. 75% of cancer patients will have pain, but cancer pain can usually be well controlled these days.Pain is usually controlled with drugs.

Hospital Angeles Tijuana Outpatient Pain program offers patients a way to manage chronic pain and return to more normal living.

Back pain includes lower back pain, middle back pain, upper back pain or low back pain with sciatica. Nerve and muscular problems, degenerative disc disease, and arthritis can result in back pain.Back pain symptoms can range in intensity from mild to severe.

Hospital Angeles Tijuana prides itself on providing exceptional patient care in a state-of-the-art hospital atmosphere. Our staff is acclaimed for its research and education in pain management. Our physicians regularly publish in leading medical journals and are invited lecturers at medical education seminars across the country and around the world.

Pain occurs in up to 70% of patients with advanced cancer and about 65% of patients dying of non-malignant disease. Much can now be done medically to reduce or eliminate chronic pain.