Dr. Donohue’s Specialties
Several factors, including arthritis, herniated discs, ligamentous thickening, or previous spinal injuries, can cause spinal stenosis. Symptoms of spinal stenosis can include back or neck pain, numbness or tingling in the arms or legs, weakness in the arms or legs, and difficulty with balance and walking. Treatment for spinal stenosis may include physical therapy, non-opioid medications to relieve pain and inflammation, epidural steroid injections, and more.
Using your goals and history, Dr. Donohue creates a care plan to fit your needs.
Osteoarthritis is the most common type of arthritis, and for many people, constant pain, stiffness, and lack of mobility can negatively impact all areas of life. Dr. Donohue specializes in helping patients reduce pain and improve function through traditional and innovative conservative therapies.
Dr. Donohue treats all types of chronic and acute back pain. With a variety of treatment options, he can relieve pain, improve mobility, and restore function.
Trigger Point Injections
Trigger point injections are a common and safe method used to treat muscle pain and spasms, particularly in the back, neck, and shoulders.
Radiofrequency ablation (RFA) is a medical procedure used to treat chronic pain in the neck, back, or other body areas. It is a great alternative for those who have failed other conservative treatments.
Cervical and Lumbosacral Epidurals
With Dr. Donohue’s extensive focus on spinal care, he offers a variety and comprehensive treatment solutions to reduce pain.
MEET DR. DONOHUE:
ABOUT DR. NICK DONOHUE
Dr. Nick Donohue is a board-certified and fellowship-trained interventional pain physician practicing at Sano Orthopedics. He specializes in osteoarthritis, back and neck pain, and interventional spine procedures.
Dr. Nick Donohue is a board-certified, fellowship-trained physiatrist specializing in Pain Management, focusing on interventional spine procedures and complex chronic pain.
Dr. Donohue is originally from Iowa and attended the University of St. Thomas for undergraduate school and the Medical College of Wisconsin for his medical training. After medical school, Dr. Donohue completed his internship at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. He completed his residency training in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at the Medical College of Wisconsin and his fellowship in Pain Medicine.
Dr. Donohue is an experienced and compassionate healthcare provider known for listening to his patients. He is dedicated to providing his patients with the most up-to-date and effective treatment options available. He always thoroughly explains each option and its potential benefits and risks. Dr. Donohue’s expertise and commitment to providing the highest quality of care ensures that patients improve their quality of life.
- Medical School: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
- Residency: Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
- Board Certifications:
- PM&R, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
- Pain Medicine, American Board of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
- Pain Medicine, Department of Anesthesiology, Milwaukee, WI
- Spine Intervention Society
- American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine
INTERESTS & HOBBIES
Dr. Donohue’s hobbies include testing new recipes and working in his backyard. He is married with 1 child and loves being back in Kansas City close to his extended family.
Dr. Donohue sees patients at the following Sano Orthopedics’ offices: Leawood, KS, Grandview, MO, and Lee’s Summit, MO.
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