Fellowship-Trained Pain Management Specialist Joins CHH Pain Management Center

Mack Joe Arroliga, MD, a board-certified anesthesiologist specializing in pain management, has joined Ahmet Ozturk, MD, and Ghassan Moufarrege, MD, at the Cabell Huntington Hospital Pain Management Center.

Dr. Arroliga specializes in spinal cord stimulation for chronic neck and back pain, diabetic neuropathy, abdominal pain and complex regional pain syndrome. He also specializes in

nerve block treatments, intrathecal pump implantation, major joint injections, Botox for migraines and spasticity and radiofrequency ablation for occipital neuralgia and back pain.

Treatment begins with a comprehensive evaluation. Medical management may include physical therapy, specialized nursing care, occupational therapy, exercise physiology, pool therapy/hydrotherapy, spinal pump insertion, spinal cord stimulation, trigger point injections, and/or radiofrequency procedures. To support the whole patient, the Pain Management Center also provides psychological testing, counseling and continued mental health support.

Dr. Arroliga earned his medical degree from Drexel University College of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pa. He completed residency training in anesthesiology at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Fla, and completed fellowship training in pain management at the University of Cincinnati in Ohio. He is board certified in anesthesiology.

Dr. Arroliga will begin accepting patients on July 15. To schedule an appointment, please call 304.526.2243.