Archived News

Gulf Coast-Based Physician - Thomas Yearwood, Md, Phd To Present At London Spine Pain Symposium

YearwoodThumbPascagoula, MS (November 3, 2015)

Dr. Thomas L. Yearwood, of Comprehensive Pain & Rehabilitation in Biloxi and Pascagoula, and Medical Director of Pain Consultants ASC, will be a keynote speaker at the London Spine Pain Symposium on November 25-27, 2015. Dr. Yearwood's topic will be The Future of Pain Interventions in the Management of Lower Back Pain."


The London Spine Pain Symposium is designed for those healthcare professionals who specialize in treating patients with spinal pain. The aim is to enhance the knowledge and skill of clinicians in the state of art interventional procedures in management of chronic refractory spinal pain. The three-day course consists of one day of lectures on recent advances in spine pain conditions including basic science, diagnosis and management.

This will be followed by two days cadaver workshops to enable delegates to have hands on experience of minimally invasive techniques under guidance of an international expert faculty. There will be six stations consisting of five cadavers and one ultrasound guided station. For more information, please visit

A graduate of the LSU School of Medicine, Dr. Yearwood completed his internship and surgical residency at the University of Washington. He possesses a Phd in Biomechanical Engineering, and an anesthesiology residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch. Through clinical and regulatory research over the last 25 years and as a member of the International Neuromodulation Society, Dr. Yearwood has made significant contributions to clinical neuroscience.” 

About Comprehensive Pain & Rehabilitation

Comprehensive Pain & Rehabilitation (CPR) is a multi-disciplinary medical practice devoted to the diagnosis and treatment of chronic pain using an integrated program of interventional pain medicine, behavioral medicine and functional rehabilitation. The practice includes a nationally recognized specialist in Spinal Cord Stimulation Implantation; physicians who are board-certified and fellowship trained in pain medicine; and a board-certified physical medicine and rehabilitation physician who specializes in functional restoration, as well as acute and chronic pain management. Additionally, CPR offers patients an opportunity to consult with a clinical psychologist who specializes in the treatment of chronic pain patients. CPR has clinic locations in Daphne, Alabama; Pascagoula and Biloxi, Mississippi; and Evergreen, AL. Visit for more information.