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The office of Justin Wasserman, M.D.





Dr. Wasserman is board certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, board certified in Pain Medicine, certified by The American Board of Pain Medicine, and is also certified by the U.S. DEA in buprenorphine office-based medical management of opioid addiction.


Dr. Wasserman has been listed by The Washingtonian Magazine as one of the Washington, D.C. area’s top specialists in the field of Pain Management for 5 “Top Doctors” in Washington issues, as chosen by his peers in the Washington D.C. area, including int he most recent 2016 issue.


Dr. Wasserman specializes specifically in medication-based management of intractable chronic pain as well as buprenorphine management of opioid addiction. Therefore, Dr. Wasserman does  NOT treat chronic pain using injection or surgical techniques.  If you are a chronic pain patient who is frustrated that every time you are referred to a new pain management specialist, the new doctor wants to begin a whole new round of injections when you have already failed multiple injections in the past, then Dr. Wasserman is the right doctor for you.

Contact Dr. Justin Wasserman at the Pain Treatment Center of Greater Washington in Bethesda, MD for comprehensive pain management and opioid addiction treatment.

Dr. Wasserman is recognized throughout the United States as an expert in the field of medication management of severe chronic pain, and has given over 200 lectures throughout the United States on various topics related to medication management of intractable chronic pain, sleep disorder as it relates to chronic pain, fibromyalgia, neuropathic pain, and in opioid addiction.


Dr. Wasserman is an expert in medication management of all types of chronic pain syndromes, including fibromyalgia, chronic low back pain, “failed back syndrome”, chronic neck pain, migraine and other types of headaches, chronic pelvic pain including vulvodynia and interstitial cystitis, and chronic neuropathic pain/neuropathy pain.


Dr. Wasserman has a special interest in treating chronic pelvic pain, and serves on the Medical Advisory Board of The National Vulvodynia Association.


Dr. Wasserman received his B.A from The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI, his medical degree (M.D.) from The University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, Ohio, and his residency training in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at The University of Chicago.