Hope for those coping with chronic pain

Pain Management Program
Adirondack Medical Center
2233 State Route 86
Saranac Lake, NY 12953
Phone: (518) 897-2750
Fax: (518) 897-2517

Pain management for chronic conditions, post surgical recovery and injury rehabilitation is an important service that supports the healing process. Adirondack Health's skilled pain management team, under the direction of Dr. Byung Ho Lee, understands the importance of effective pain management in maintaining a sense of well-being and quality of life for recovering and chronically ill patients.

About Dr. Lee:
Lee-Byong-Ho-pro-web.jpgDr. Byung Ho Lee is board certified in Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine. He completed Anesthesiology Residency at University of Chicago, and completed his fellowship in Cardiac Anesthesia at Rush-Presbyterian Hospital in Chicago. He has been in practice for over 20 years, and has helped many patients return to an active lifestyle.

Working with your physician, Dr. Lee and his staff will recommend treatment options that bring the most effective relief for your individual condition.

Injuries and Illnesses Treated

  • Chronic low back pain with radiculopathy
  • Mechanical low back pain
  • Thoracic pain with radiculopathy
  • Cervical pain with radiculopathy
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Myofascitis - trigger points
  • Neuropathic pain
  • Some types of cancer pain
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Shingles - herpes zoster
  • Some types of chronic headache
  • Shoulder pain

Procedures offered

  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Facet joint injections
  • Radio frequency thermocoagulation - facet rhizotomy
  • Nerve blocks
  • Epidural adhesiolysis by caudal approach
  • Sacroiliac joint injections
  • Sacroiliac joint radio frequency operations
  • Spinal chord stimulator implantation