Friday 22 June 2018
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Tri-State Pain Institute Welcomes Neurosurgeon

ERIE – W. Paul Diefenbach, MD, a board-certified neurosurgeon, has joined Tri-State Pain Institute, the region’s leading pain management center.

Diefenbach has more than 30 years of experience in neurosurgery and pain treatment, including work at UPMC Hamot and Saint Vincent Health Center in Erie, as well as Midland Michigan Health Center and Neurological Associates of Tucson in Arizona. He also served 40 years in the Army Reserve, retiring with the rank of colonel.

Dr. Diefenbach completed his residency in neurological surgery at the Neurological Institute of Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York City. He earned his undergraduate and medical degree at Columbia University and Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, respectively.

With offices in Erie, Pa., and Jamestown, New York, Tri-State Pain Institute offers advanced treatment for the long-term relief of acute and chronic pain, including back, neck, leg, joint and shoulder pain as well as pain from arthritis, headaches, fibromyalgia, post surgery and cancer complications.