Welcome to Paradigm Health System, Dr. Mark Motejunas!
Dr. Mark Motejunas, a native of Boston, is an Interventional Pain Medicine specialist with a reputation for excellence in the field. A physician with extensive training in the diagnosis and treatment of complex disorders of the spine, nerves, and joints, Dr. Motejunas has dedicated his professional life to providing unparalleled patient care and is excited to bring the latest advances in pain medicine to treat the residents of southeast Louisiana.
A graduate of Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Dr. Motejunas earned his Doctorate of Medicine at Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans. Upon graduation, he completed his residency in Anesthesiology at the LSU Health Science Center in New Orleans. For fellowship, he attended UCLA’s esteemed Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine Program. He completed their innovative Interventional Pain Medicine Fellowship with a particular focus on regenerative medicine, and is Board Eligible in both Anesthesiology and Interventional Pain.
Dr. Motejunas’ professional interests are varied. Clinical pursuits include treatment of Degenerative Disc Disease, Spinal Stenosis, Herniated Discs, Chronic Post-Surgical Pain, Postherpetic Neuralgia/Shingles, Diabetic Nerve Pain, Trigeminal Neuralgia and a variety of other musculoskeletal disorders. His approach focuses on both treatment and prevention of worsening chronic pain.
Dr. Motejunas is trained in the most advanced technologies and treatments for acute and chronic pain conditions, such as Neurostimulation, Intrathecal Drug Delivery, Radiofrequency therapies, and the latest techniques in regenerative medicine. Utilizing a multi-disciplinary approach to develop treatment plans designed specifically for each patient, Dr. Motejunas breaks the mold of the traditional physician with his down-to-earth personality and his talent for explaining complex medical conditions in everyday terms.
If you would like to schedule an appointment with Dr. Motejunas, please call 985.882.4500.