Department of Pain Medicine
The Department of Pain Medicine of Peking University People’s Hospital founded in 2007, once was a pain medicine group of the Department of Anesthesiology. In 2013, it became an independent department, and the current chairman is FENG Yi, MD.
A group of experienced and outstanding specialists in medicine, education and research gathered here, dedicated to giving best services to chronic pain patients. The department is comprised of three subspecialties: Bone and Articular Pain, Neuropathic Pain and Cancer Pain. The Department of Pain Medicine is in the leading place in China with regard to microinvasive interventional procedure of lumbar disc herniation, neuromodulation of neuropathic pain and management of cancer pain. Given the accomplishment achieved in the area of standard treatment of cancer pain, the Department of Pain Medicine set up one of the first “Good Pain Management Wards” in China authorized by the National Ministry of Health.
Since Peking University People’s Hospital is the second medical teaching hospital of the Peking University Health Science Center, our department has a professionally and responsibly teaching team, commitment to teaching and practicing of medical undergraduates, interns, postgraduates, visiting scholars from all over the country. We have been hosted “Treatment and Advances of Pain Medicine” training program for five consecutive years, it becomes one of the most influential conventions in pain medicine in China.
The Department of Pain Medicine always attaches much importance to scientific research. Professor Feng Yi is a standing committee member of Chinese Association for the Study of Pain. The Department of Pain Medicine currently focuses on some research aspects about bone and soft tissue pain, neuropathic pain and cancer pain. Dozens of paper were published in SCI journals and Chinese core journals.
Consultative procedures and services available in the Department of Pain Medicine include:
- Herniated Disc
- Knee Osteoarthritis
- Shoulder Pain
- Postherpetic Neuralgia
- Trigeminal Neuralgia
- Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia
- Phantom Pain
- Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy(DPN)
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome(CRPS)
- External Humeral Epicondylitis
- Cancer Pain
Message from our Chairman
I would like to thank you for visiting our website of the Department of Pain Medicine. This site is designed to provide our patients, professional colleagues, students, and alumni with information to access our services and learn more about our programs. The Department is undergoing an exciting period of growth and expansion. We continue to offer a full spectrum of pain care for patients of all ages. We have a tradition of love, sincerity and responsibility, which are also the full concern motto of our hospital. We hope with our outstanding technique, machines and attitude that all patients would have a safe and pleasant preoperative period. we look forward to provide you with professional medical technology and attentive service.
FENG Yi, MD
Chairman and Professor
Department of Pain Medicine
Peking University People’s Hospital
Thank you for your interest in the Department of Pain Medicine. If you are a patient, family member or referring physician looking for assistance with our clinical services or wishing to schedule an appointment, please contact us for more information:
Pain Clinic of Department of Pain Medicine
Department of Pain Medicine of Peking University People’s Hospital
No. 11 Xizhimen South Street, Xicheng District Beijing 100044 P. R. China