Our goal is to improve the quality of life of those who needlessly suffer from acute and/or chronic pain.
Our specially-equipped outpatient surgery center enables us to safely and effectively treat a wide range of painful conditions on-site. Our team of professional personnel and their passion for our patients helps us provide the highest quality care:
- Back, neck, shoulder and knee pain
- Arthritis and osteoporosis pain
- Phantom pain
- Cancer pain
- Pain from auto accident injuries
- Regional pain syndromes
The Tallahassee Memorial Center for Pain Management was founded in 2005 when Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare became part-owner of Tallahassee Neurosurgery Pain Management in response to the need for specialty pain management services in our community.
Babatunde Adekola, MD
Pain Management Specialist
Dr. Babatunde Adekola joined the Tallahassee Neurological Clinic Division of Pain Management in July 2014. He completed his undergraduate training in Computer Science at Florida State University. After working as a computer programmer, he relocated to Minnesota and obtained his medical degree from Mayo Medical School in Rochester, MN in 2009. He continued his medical training with an internship in Internal Medicine and a residency in Anesthesiology, also at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. In 2014, Dr. Adekola completed a fellowship in Pain Medicine at the University of Minnesota-Fairview Pain Management Center, a program that is a two-time recipient of the American Pain Society’s Clinical Center of Excellence award.
Joshua Fuhrmeister, MD
Dr. Joshua Fuhrmeister joined the Tallahassee Neurological Clinic Division of Pain Management in July 2006. Born and raised in Iowa City, IA, he completed his undergraduate education in Engineering at the University of Iowa. He then graduated from the University of Iowa College of Medicine in May 2001 and went on to complete his Internship and Residency at the University of Florida.
Dr. Fuhrmeister completed his Fellowship in Pain Medicine at the Mayo Clinic of Jacksonville in June 2006. Dr. Fuhrmeister is Board Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology and is Board Certified in Pain Management.
Phung V. Pham, MD
Originally from South Florida, Dr. Phung Pham obtained his undergraduate degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Florida and then graduated from Florida State University’s College of Medicine. Following his medical school graduation, Dr. Pham completed his residency training in Anesthesia at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, Florida. Dr. Pham went on to complete a pain fellowship at SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. During his fellowship, he worked at a comprehensive pain clinic alongside doctors specializing in orthopedics, physical rehabilitation, neurology and anesthesia.
Dr. Pham is Board Certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in Anesthesiology. Additionally, he belongs to the International Spine Intervention Society.