Ann Conn, MD

INTERVENTIONAL PAIN PHYSICIAN

State-of-the-art comprehensive and compassionate care for patients suffering with acute and/or chronic pain. 

Fellowship trained and triple Board Certified in Neurology, Pain Management, and Headache Medicine with 16 years of experience in Interventional Pain. Dr. Conn received a BS in Chemical Engineering and attended medical school at LSU Medical School in New Orleans. She trained in Neurology at Charity Hospital and completed her fellowship at LSU Medical School. Dr. Conn is a 2020 graduate of the Harvard Medical School Media and Medicine program. She was also named a City Business Health Care Hero in 2020.

Dr. Conn has published articles in Pain Physician Journal and currently serves on the Editorial Board. In addition, she’s published at KevinMD.com, the largest social media site for physicians. She is a past president of the St. Tammany Parish Medical Society and an officer in the Louisiana Society of Interventional Pain Physicians. Her areas of interest are Regenerative Spine treatments and headaches related to spine problems. Dr. Conn is a native to the Northshore and loves being able to support her community through interventional pain management at Advanced Pain Institute.

Dr. Conn is also the Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer of NeuroGlympse which was founded to make TBI technology and Protocol accessible to those who need it most.

Acute & Chronic Pain Conditions Treated

  • Headaches
  • Backaches
  • Neck and arm pain
  • Painful muscles and joints
  • Complications related to motor vehicle accidents
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Phantom limb pain
  • Pain associated with poor circulation
  • Malignant pain that sometimes plagues cancer patients 
  • Headaches
  • Backaches
  • Neck and arm pain
  • Painful muscles and joints
  • Complications related to motor vehicle accidents
  • Post-surgical pain
  • Phantom limb pain
  • Pain associated with poor circulation
  • Malignant pain that sometimes plagues cancer patients

Treatment Options

  • Lumbar Regeneration Procedures
  • Nerve Block Procedures using Local Anesthetics and Steroids
  • Cervical and Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Cervical and Lumbar Facet Joint Injections
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections
  • Selective Nerve Root Injections
  • Transforaminal epidural nerve root injections
  • Discography
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation
  • Inclusion of Special Treatment such as Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, or Dental procedures
  • Coordination with Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists to maximize recovery and functional ability
  • Selective use of Complementary Medicine Techniques such as Biofeedback and Acupuncture
  • Behavioral or cognitive therapies which help to relieve stress and anxiety
  • Carefully monitored pharmaceutical (drug) therapy, emphasizing non-narcotic treatment
  • Lumbar Regeneration Procedures
  • Nerve Block Procedures using Local Anesthetics and Steroids
  • Cervical and Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Cervical and Lumbar Facet Joint Injections
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injections
  • Selective Nerve Root Injections
  • Transforaminal epidural nerve root injections
  • Discography
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation
  • Inclusion of Special Treatment such as Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, or Dental procedures
  • Coordination with Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists to maximize recovery and functional ability
  • Selective use of Complementary Medicine Techniques such as Biofeedback and Acupuncture
  • Behavioral or cognitive therapies which help to relieve stress and anxiety
  • Carefully monitored pharmaceutical (drug) therapy, emphasizing non-narcotic treatment

Dr. Conn is associated with the following professional organizations

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“Dr Conn is an incredibly patient, kind, informative and intelligent physician. She stays well informed and is a highly effective in her treatment modalities. Highly recommended!”

– Ce Ce L.