Dr. Dwight Ligham practices Pain Medicine in New Haven, CT. Pain medicine is concerned with the prevention of pain, and the evaluation, treatment, and rehabilitation of patients experiencing pain. Pain medicine physicians use a broad-based approach to treat all pain disorders, ranging from pain as a symptom of disease to pain as the primary disease. Dr. Ligham serves as a consultant to other physicians but is often the principal treating physician, providing care at various levels; such as treating the patient directly, prescribing medication, prescribing rehabilitative services, performing pain relieving procedures, counseling patients and families, directing a multidisciplinary team, coordinating care with other healthcare providers, and providing consultative services.
Dr. Ligham’s career in medicine began in 1992, when he graduated with his Medical Degree from the Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll of Med, Syracuse Ny . After medical school, Dr. Dwight Paul Ligham MD completed residency at Yale New Haven Hosp, Pain Management; Yale New Haven Hosp, Anesthesiology; St Josephs Hosp Hlth Ctr, Flexible Or Transitional Year. Dr. Ligham is board certified in Anesthesiology by the American Board of Anesthesiology. Dr. Dwight Paul Ligham MD currently provides care to patients at 1 Long Wharf Drive, New Haven, CT 06511.
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