Pain Management Specialist James Hough, MD Provides Services for the Greater Jefferson City, Missouri Area

Get to know Pain Management Specialist Dr. James Hough, who serves the Jefferson City, Missouri area at his private practice, Mid-Missouri Anesthesia Consultants and at several local hospitals.

Dr. Hough attended medical school at the Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University. He continued his studies with an internship in internal medicine at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education. Then, Dr. Hough completed a residency in anesthesiology at the Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education.

With over twenty years of experience, Dr. Hough has been board certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology. He has contributed to the field of pain medicine by conducting research and publishing his findings in prestigious medical journals, including The Pharmaceutical Journal and The British Medical Journal.

Dr. Hough works in conjunction with several doctors and medical professionals to ensure his practice stays up-to-date on developments in his field. He offers patients top-notch care and ensures they are able to receive the best pain management treatments possible. Dr. Hough practices anesthesiology in addition to pain management, which allows him to reach a wide range of patients in need.

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. Hough 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.

In his current practice, he works with a variety of patients and meets their individual needs accordingly. He is additionally affiliated with local hospitals, including SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital-Jefferson City. Dr. Hough provides expert care throughout the region.

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Through his profile:, he can also be reached via phone at: 573-882-1768 and 573-636-3483. Dr. Hough is based out of Jefferson City, Missouri.

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