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Pain Management Clinic

Pain Management Clinic Procedure


Rahul Rastogi, MBBS, MD

Message from the Director

The University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics Pain Management Clinic diagnoses, manages, and treats patients with long-term, treatment-resistant pain using a multidisciplinary approach. We require a referral from a physician and work in collaboration with referring physicians to facilitate implementation of the plan of care.


  • Serves a patient population in the state of Iowa and surrounding areas
  • Over 5,300 patients served annually
  • Four fellows and rotating residents from Anesthesia and other specialties trained annually
  • Provides multidisciplinary pain treatment modalities and cutting edge interventional treatments

Our Facility

  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Three fluoroscopy suites
  • On-stage/off-stage clinic design
  • Procedures are performed in Iowa River Landing
  • Clinic is located at Iowa River Landing–East


  • The Department of Anesthesia continues to excel in its ACGME-accredited pain medicine fellowship, which has an emphasis on didactics and hands-on experience to generate future healers in the specialty.


  • Faculty are involved in clinical trials related to pain medicine.