Tennessee Society of Interventional Pain Physicians issues a patient safety and effectiveness guide to epidural steroid injections for back pain.

October 30, 2012

 

Approval granted for Rutherford County's first Interventional Pain Surgery Center

By Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D.
May 7, 2012

Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D., has received a certificate of need from the state of Tennessee to establish an ambulatory surgery center, located in Smyrna, TN. The Tennessee Health Services and Development Agency granted approval for Rutherford County's first ambulatory surgery center dedicated to interventional pain management.
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Tennessean Features Dr. Hilgenhurst

By Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D.
February 8, 2012

The Tennessean has focused attention on pain and pain management lately, much of it negative. It's important to understand that chronic (long-term) and acute (short-term) pain are real medical problems with physiological causes, affecting as many as one in three Americans.
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Dr. Hilgenhurst teaches other physicians pain management techniques

By Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D.
February 6, 2012

In 2010, we shared with you that Dr. Hilgenhurst was one of two physicians nationwide chosen to become a faculty member for the International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS). Since then, he has been teaching other physicians the techniques that interventional spine and pain physicians use to treat patients with pain related disorders. These physicians are eligible ISIS members who are board certified in the following specialities: Anesthesiology, Physiatry, Radiology, Neurology, Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery.
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Tennessee Society of Interventional Pain Physicians Selects Graf Hilgenhurst, MD

By Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D.
January 11, 2011

For Immediate Release: January 11, 2011. Nashville, TN. Graf Hilgenhurst, MD, has been newly elected as President and Executive Director of the Tennessee Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (TNSIPP). Dr. Hilgenhurst, who specializes in injections and other procedures of the spine to treat neck and back pain, will lead the mission of TNSIPP, the state chapter of the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP). Both organizations promote the development and practice of high quality and effective interventional pain management techniques.
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Local Physician Chosen as National Faculty Member for ISIS

By Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D.
June 7, 2010

For Immediate Release: June 7, 2010. Nashville. Graf Hilgenhurst, MD board-certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology and owner of Precision Pain Care, was one of two physicians in the nation to be chosen this year by the International Spine Intervention Society (ISIS) as a faculty member. Physicians were required to submit X-ray images of pain management procedures they perform. Next they were observed performing these procedures. Finally, they were judged in their teaching abilities. In his role as faculty member, Dr. Hilgenhurst will teach other physicians to perform these procedures at continuing education conferences across the United States.

 

Low Back Pain - When To Seek Treatment
By Graf Hilgenhurst, M.D.
April 20, 2010

Dr. Hilgenhurst writes about low back pain terms, causes, and when to seek treatments.
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Carroll Joins Precision Pain Care
Press Release
March 24, 2010

Clayton D. Carroll, MSM, PA-C, MS joins Precision Pain Care as a
Physician's Assistant. A native of Casper, Wyoming, Clayton earned his Master of
Science in Athletic Training from the University of Tennessee in Chattanooga and an
additional Master's degree in Medicine from Trevecca Nazarene University, where he
specialized in Physician Assistant studies.
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Smyrna Doctor Offers Teens Lessons, Spin Around Superspeedway
Nashville Business Journal
September 04, 2009

A Smyrna anesthesiologist and car enthusiast is moving drivers' education to the fast lane.  Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst is the coordinator and an instructor for the Tire Rack Street Survival coming to Middle Tennessee.
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Local Physician to Host Teen Driving School
The Daily New Journal
August 31, 2009

Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst, board-certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology and owner of Precision Pain Care in Smyrna, is transforming his passion for high performance driving into an extraordinary learning opportunity for teenage drivers and their parents.
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Wilcox Joins Precision Pain Care
March 10, 2009

Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst is proud to announce the addition of Philisie Wilcox, Family Nurse Practitioner to the staff. Precision Pain Care focuses on Interventional Pain Management, a discipline of medicine devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of pain related disorders.
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Precision Pain Care Expands
Press Release
February 2008

MURFREESBORO, TN: Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst is proud to announce the relocation of Precision Pain Care to 1177 Rock Springs Road in Smyrna. Precision Pain Care will open in its new location in February thereby doubling the size of the practice.

 

Local physician to host teen driving school
August 31, 2009
Dr. Graf Hilgenhurst, board-certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology and owner of Precision Pain Care in Smyrna, is transforming his passion for high performance driving into an extraordinary learning opportunity for teenage drivers and their parents.