Interventional Pain Treatment Center

Tidewater Medical Center
860 Omni Blvd., Suite 115
Newport News, VA 23606

Accepting New Patients

Phone FAX

Office Hours
Monday - Friday: 8am - 4pm
Closed daily for lunch, 12pm - 1pm

Office Manager
Melissa McGonigle

Mission Statement:
Enhance function and decrease the need for pain medication through interventional procedures.
Medications/Opioids: Dr. Dawson is not accepting patients whose sole desire is an opioid refill. Our office uses the Virginia Prescription Drug Monitoring Program in order to monitor and reduce the risk of prescription drug misuse. Patients showing misuse of medication(s) or attempts of refills by numerous physicians will be discharged from our practice.

Specializing in: Back Pain, Neck Pain, Sciatica

Conditions Treated:
  • Arthritis
  • Back Pain
  • Bulging Disc
  • Bursitis
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Joint Pain (Knee, Shoulder, Hip)
  • Neck Pain
  • Pinched Nerves
  • Rotator Cuff Injury
  • Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction
  • Sciatica
  • Scoliosis
  • Shingles
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Tendonitis (Knee, Shoulder, Elbow)
Interventional Procedures:
  • Epidurals
  • Facet Joint Block
  • Genicular Nerve Block
  • Injections (Knee, Shoulder, Hip)
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Prolotherapy
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma/Stem Cell Therapy
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Selective Nerve Root Block
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • Trigger Point Injection

Insurance Information
Intervention Pain Treatment Center accepts insurance from the list of carriers below:

Aetna (participating in all Aetna health plans except for Medicare plans)
Anthem (including Anthem Exchange Plans)
Blue Cross/Blue Shield Federal
CCC+ (some plans require authorization)
Coventry/Southern Health
Healthkeepers Plus
Humana Medicare
Medicaid (except Virginia Premiere)
Optima (including Optima Exchange Plans)
Tricare Prime
Tricare Standard
United Healthcare (except United Healthcare Medicare)
Virginia Health Network (VHN)
Workers’ Compensation

Although we have group contracts with all of the insurance carriers listed, please contact your physician’s office to find out if your physician accepts your insurance. Not all physicians actively participate in all TPMG list of carrier plans, therefore, it is important to verify that your physician participates in order to avoid additional out-of-pocket expenses. If you have questions regarding your insurance, please contact your insurance company. For questions regarding your bill, please contact our Central Billing Office at 757-232-8777.

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