Derrick Wansom, MD

Derrick Wansom, MD

About Dr. Wansom

Board-Certified in Pain Management and Anesthesiology;
Fellowship-Trained in Interventional Pain Management

Derrick Wansom, MD

Born and raised in the Detroit metro area, Dr. Derrick Wansom attended Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania and graduated from the Honors Program in Biology. He was then awarded a Thomas J. Watson Fellowship and spent a year studying music and culture across East Asia.

Dr. Wansom earned his medical degree and completed an internship in general surgery at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI. He then completed his residency in anesthesia and a fellowship in pain medicine in Ann Arbor, at the University of Michigan.

Chronic pain can be difficult to live with, as it affects mood, emotions, relationships and quality of life. Dr. Wansom appreciates the importance of listening to patients, understanding their individual needs and recognizing their challenges when dealing with chronic pain. He believes it is essential that patients comprehend the complex conditions causing their pain.

Dr. Wansom encourages patient participation in their own plan of care and tailors customized multi-modal approaches to their pain. He combines minimally invasive interventions, targeted medical therapies, behavioral and functional therapy, and integrative care to meet each patient’s individual needs. He feels that the most gratifying aspect of pain management is facilitating functional restoration and a return to an active, fulfilling lifestyle.

In his free time, Dr. Wansom enjoys wrenching on his own cars, listening to a diverse spectrum of music, traveling, and cooking.

Locations

Bastrop

Bastrop

3101 Highway 71 Suite 211 Bastrop, TX 78602 Phone: (512) 953-8130 Fax: (512) 265-8742

The Pain Relief SurgiCenter

The Pain Relief SurgiCenter

4100 Duval Road Building 3, Suite 100 Austin, TX 78759 Phone: (512) 836-1200 Fax: (512) 836-1202

Austin – South (James Casey)

Austin – South (James Casey)

4316 James Casey Street Building B, Suite 200 Austin, TX 78745 Phone: (512) 498-1029 Fax: (512) 369-3366

Austin – South (William Cannon)

Austin – South (William Cannon)

2500 West William Cannon Drive Suite 206 Austin, TX 78745 Phone: (512) 953-8127 Fax: (512) 609-8020

Bee Cave

Waco

15801 W. Hwy 71
Bldg 1, Suite 200
Bee Cave, TX 78738
Phone: 512-375-4775
Fax: 512-582-8384