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Dr. Joe Browder Featured in Pain Medicine News Magazine

Dr. Joe Browder’s recent opinion piece appeared in the August 2016 edition of Pain Medicine News. The commentary was entitled, “Importance of Integration of Psychology in Pain Practices”. Below is an excerpt from the piece: “A growing body of evidence shows that an interdisciplinary approach to the treatment of...

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PCET Welcomes Martha J. Smith, MD

Pain Consultants of East Tennessee is proud to welcome Martha J. Smith, MD to its team! Dr. Smith graduated from Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry in 1998. She went on to earn her Medical Doctor degree from the University of...

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Darren McCoy on Non-Opioid Research and News

by Darren McCoy, FNP-BC, CPE In late June, a report in Bloomberg Businessweek highlighted the work of researchers at Centrexion, whose work includes trying to develop non-opioid analgesics based on capsaicin (the “hot” chemical in pepper plants).  While the focus of the Bloomberg article was on the potential value of such...

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