As a board-certified pain management specialist, Victor E. Mendoza, MD understands the frustration of living with chronic pain. At Vulcan Pain Management, with locations in Montgomery and Birmingham, Alabama, Dr. Mendoza provides comprehensive and compassionate treatment options for chronic pain.
His extensive training in advanced pain management includes treating patients using interventional injection-based treatment, which involves injecting medication at the site where you might be experiencing pain. These effects are long-lasting, and Dr. Mendoza is an expert in designing pain management regimen medication for chronic pain He takes the time to evaluate each patient’s pain and ensure they are given the proper medications. Additionally, Dr. Mendoza integrates nutritional and hormonal therapies to reduce pain and improve the patient’s quality of life. He also uses hypnosis and electromagnetic therapies to treat chronic-pain syndrome.
In addition to his expertise in pain management, Dr. Mendoza is board-certified in anesthesiology, specializing in general, cardiovascular, and pediatric anesthesiology. His training gives him the experience necessary to treat acute and chronic pain issues using advanced anesthesiology practices.
Graduating from the University of Texas at Austin with both his undergraduate and master’s degrees, Dr. Mendoza went on to earn his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School in Houston and completed his residency in anesthesiology at the prestigious Barnes-Jewish Hospital and St. Louis Children’s Hospital at the Washington University Medical Center in St. Louis.
At Vulcan Pain Management, Dr. Mendoza provides a variety of treatment options for chronic pain resulting from disease or injury in the neck, back, and joints, and the widespread pain of fibromyalgia. He offers several cutting-edge treatments, including the nonsurgical platelet-rich plasma (PRP) treatments, as well as cold-laser and electrical-stimulation therapies.
Dr. Mendoza is skilled in treating drug addictions, including opioid and heroin addictions, using Subxone® or other FDA-approved medications, as well as cognitive therapies. He spends time with each patient at every visit, evaluating their needs and creating a management plan for comprehensive care.
You can rest assured that Dr. Mendoza provides effective treatment options, including prescription medications and physical therapy referrals, to relieve pain and enhance your quality of life, even if you don’t have insurance.