Interventional Pain Treatment Specialist

Office Address

TPMG – Interventional Pain Treatment Center

860 Omni Boulevard
Suite 115
Newport News, VA 23606

Get Directions

Request a New Patient Appointment

FAX

(757) 232-8868

Office Hours

Monday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Testimonials

I have suffered from scoliosis and degenerate disc, was taking pain meds and it didn’t seem to get better.  I started seeing Dr. Dawson and he did an injection and my pain level has completely decreased and I’m able to enjoy life…Read more

Mary

Christopher A. Dawson, MD

Accepting New Patients

Interventional Pain Management Specialist in Newport News, VA

Christopher A. Dawson, MD of TPMG Interventional Pain Treatment Center in Newport News believes pain relief is within reach without the use of opioids.  Using state-of-the-art technology, Dr. Dawson enhances function and decreases the need for pain medication through interventional procedures offering minimally invasive, non-surgical spine procedures for treatment of back pain, neck pain and sciatica. Patients can expect an enhanced function, no downtime, and no restrictions after their procedure.

Dr. Dawson graduated from the College of William and Mary with a degree in Kinesiology and earned his medical degree from West Virginia School of Medicine.  He completed both his Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency followed by his Interventional Pain Medicine Fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia.

Dr. Dawson is Board Certified in Interventional Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

Actively involved with William and Mary Athletics and Dream Catchers Therapeutic Riding Center, serving on the Board of both organizations, Dr. Dawson is a frequent guest lecturer in the Department of Kinesiology & Health Sciences at the College of William & Mary–his alma mater.

Dream Catchers at the Cori Sikich Therapeutic Riding Center


BACK PAIN. NECK PAIN. SCIATICA. 

Sciatica – Epidural Steroid Injection

  • Avoid Surgery
  • No Down Time, No Restrictions
  • Decrease Pain Medication

 

Spine Arthritis – Radiofrequency Ablation

  • At Least 12 Months Pain Reduction
  • Improves Function
  • Decrease Pain Medication

Medications/Opioids

Dr. Dawson is not accepting patients whose sole desire is an opioid refill. His 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 the practice.

 

Dr. Dawson’s Printable Biography

Education

Undergraduate: College of William & Mary
Medical School: West Virginia University
Internship: Surgery, University of Virginia
Residency: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University
Fellowship: Interventional Pain Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University
Board Certified: Interventional Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Honors & Awards

2022 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2021 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"

Interests & Activities

Dream Catchers Therapeutic Riding Center
The College of William & Mary Athletics

WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING

I have suffered from scoliosis and degenerate disc, was taking pain meds and it didn’t seem to get better.  I started seeing Dr. Dawson and he did an…Read more

Mary

One week later – from 100% all the time pain to about 25%.  One month later – Zero pain.  I can now move about freely.  There is no…Read more

William

Dealing with TPMG has been a blessing.  Dr. Dawson and his staff are great to work with.  Having back pain for over 10 years, I was at my…Read more

Jim

When I came to Dr. Dawson, I had hip pain for over a year, which was very severe and limited my daily activities.  Even getting out of bed…Read more

Regina

I had been suffering with sciatic for over two years.  Nothing had helped.  On January 16, 2017, Dr. Dawson gave me a spinal injection and I have had…Read more

Charlotte

Before the procedure by Dr. Dawson, my life was difficult. The pain kept me from doing things with my children or any exercise. Now after the procedure, I…Read more

Felisha

Prior to my injection I had continual pain from my hip. It hurt to walk. Now I can get up without even considering hip pain. Thank you, Dr.…Read more

Julie

The second epidural really made a big difference.  I’d say my pain was decreased by 90%.  I’m a lot more rested.  I just go to sleep now.  The…Read more

Deneice

Since visiting Dr. Dawson for my back injection, my left leg sciatica nerve pain has decreased tremendously.…Read more

Clifford

My treatment at Interventional Pain Treatment Center was very good and helpful with my back pain.  I can’t say enough about it.  Recommend it to any and every…Read more

Damion

Devices & Procedures

Dream Catchers at the Cori Sikich Therapeutic Riding Center


BACK PAIN. NECK PAIN. SCIATICA.

Sciatica – Epidural Steroid Injection

  • Avoid Surgery
  • No Down Time, No Restrictions
  • Decrease Pain Medication

 

Spine Arthritis – Radiofrequency Ablation

  • At Least 12 Months Pain Reduction
  • Improves Function
  • Decrease Pain Medication

Medications/Opioids

Dr. Dawson is not accepting patients whose sole desire is an opioid refill. His 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 the practice.


Conditions Treated with Pain Management:

Interventional Pain Management Procedures:

  • Epidurals
  • Facet Joint Block
  • Joint injections (Knee, Shoulder, Hip)
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • MLS Laser Therapy

 

Additional Providers in Practice

Christopher A. Dawson, MD

Accepting New Patients

Interventional Pain Treatment Specialist

Office Address

TPMG – Interventional Pain Treatment Center

860 Omni Boulevard
Suite 115
Newport News, VA 23606

Get Directions

Request a New Patient Appointment

FAX

(757) 232-8868

Office Hours

Monday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Interventional Pain Management Specialist in Newport News, VA

Christopher A. Dawson, MD of TPMG Interventional Pain Treatment Center in Newport News believes pain relief is within reach without the use of opioids.  Using state-of-the-art technology, Dr. Dawson enhances function and decreases the need for pain medication through interventional procedures offering minimally invasive, non-surgical spine procedures for treatment of back pain, neck pain and sciatica. Patients can expect an enhanced function, no downtime, and no restrictions after their procedure.

Dr. Dawson graduated from the College of William and Mary with a degree in Kinesiology and earned his medical degree from West Virginia School of Medicine.  He completed both his Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation residency followed by his Interventional Pain Medicine Fellowship at Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia.

Dr. Dawson is Board Certified in Interventional Pain Medicine and Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

Actively involved with William and Mary Athletics and Dream Catchers Therapeutic Riding Center, serving on the Board of both organizations, Dr. Dawson is a frequent guest lecturer in the Department of Kinesiology & Health Sciences at the College of William & Mary–his alma mater.

Dream Catchers at the Cori Sikich Therapeutic Riding Center


BACK PAIN. NECK PAIN. SCIATICA. 

Sciatica – Epidural Steroid Injection

  • Avoid Surgery
  • No Down Time, No Restrictions
  • Decrease Pain Medication

 

Spine Arthritis – Radiofrequency Ablation

  • At Least 12 Months Pain Reduction
  • Improves Function
  • Decrease Pain Medication

Medications/Opioids

Dr. Dawson is not accepting patients whose sole desire is an opioid refill. His 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 the practice.

 

Dr. Dawson’s Printable Biography

Education

Undergraduate: College of William & Mary
Medical School: West Virginia University
Internship: Surgery, University of Virginia
Residency: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Virginia Commonwealth University
Fellowship: Interventional Pain Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University
Board Certified: Interventional Pain Medicine, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Honors & Awards

2022 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2021 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2020 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2019 Virginia Living Magazine "Top Doctor"
2018 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"
2017 Coastal Virginia Magazine "Top Doc"

Interests & Activities

Dream Catchers Therapeutic Riding Center
The College of William & Mary Athletics

Devices & Procedures

Dream Catchers at the Cori Sikich Therapeutic Riding Center


BACK PAIN. NECK PAIN. SCIATICA.

Sciatica – Epidural Steroid Injection

  • Avoid Surgery
  • No Down Time, No Restrictions
  • Decrease Pain Medication

 

Spine Arthritis – Radiofrequency Ablation

  • At Least 12 Months Pain Reduction
  • Improves Function
  • Decrease Pain Medication

Medications/Opioids

Dr. Dawson is not accepting patients whose sole desire is an opioid refill. His 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 the practice.


Conditions Treated with Pain Management:

Interventional Pain Management Procedures:

  • Epidurals
  • Facet Joint Block
  • Joint injections (Knee, Shoulder, Hip)
  • Medial Branch Block
  • Radiofrequency Ablation
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Spinal Cord Stimulator
  • MLS Laser Therapy

 

Additional Providers in Practice

WHAT OUR PATIENTS ARE SAYING

I have suffered from scoliosis and degenerate disc, was taking pain meds and it didn’t seem to get better.  I started seeing Dr. Dawson and he did an…Read more

Mary

One week later – from 100% all the time pain to about 25%.  One month later – Zero pain.  I can now move about freely.  There is no…Read more

William

Dealing with TPMG has been a blessing.  Dr. Dawson and his staff are great to work with.  Having back pain for over 10 years, I was at my…Read more

Jim

When I came to Dr. Dawson, I had hip pain for over a year, which was very severe and limited my daily activities.  Even getting out of bed…Read more

Regina

I had been suffering with sciatic for over two years.  Nothing had helped.  On January 16, 2017, Dr. Dawson gave me a spinal injection and I have had…Read more

Charlotte

Before the procedure by Dr. Dawson, my life was difficult. The pain kept me from doing things with my children or any exercise. Now after the procedure, I…Read more

Felisha

Prior to my injection I had continual pain from my hip. It hurt to walk. Now I can get up without even considering hip pain. Thank you, Dr.…Read more

Julie

The second epidural really made a big difference.  I’d say my pain was decreased by 90%.  I’m a lot more rested.  I just go to sleep now.  The…Read more

Deneice

Since visiting Dr. Dawson for my back injection, my left leg sciatica nerve pain has decreased tremendously.…Read more

Clifford

My treatment at Interventional Pain Treatment Center was very good and helpful with my back pain.  I can’t say enough about it.  Recommend it to any and every…Read more

Damion

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