Department of Pain Medicine

Lexington Clinic Pain Medicine

Lexington Clinic South Broadway
Telephone: (859) 258-6101
(859) 258-4411
Toll-Free: (877) 232-3533
1221 South Broadway
Lexington, Kentucky 40504
Hours: Mon.-Fri. 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.

Michael E. Harned, MD
Specialty: Diagnosis and management of chronic painful conditions utilizing a comprehensive approach including interventional, psychological and pharmacologic modalities. This includes the use of targeted injection for the diagnosis and treatment of low back, neck and headache pain. In long-term painful conditions the use of surgically implanted devices can be utilized. Pharmacologic and psychological techniques are also utilized in the management of chronic pain.


  • Comprehensive pain management
  • Injections of epidural medications into the spine
  • Facet injections/rhizotomy of the facet joint
  • Sacroiliac injections/rhizotomy of the sacroiliac joint
  • Discography
  • Sympathetic/autonomic nerve blocks
  • Minimally invasive lumbar decompression
  • Spinal cord stimulator trials and implantations
  • Implantation of intrathecal drug delivery systems (for pain and spasticity)
  • Degenerative disc and joint disorders of the spine
  • Spinal stenosis
  • Continued pain after back surgery
  • Sacroiliac joint disease
  • Complex regional pain syndrome
  • Headache related to spine disorders
  • Phantom pain
  • Visceral pain
  • Chronic stable angina
  • Diabetic and other peripheral neuropathies
  • Cancer pain management
  • Spinal cord stimulators
  • Intrathecal drug delivery
  • Minimally invasive lumbar decompression (MILD) procedure