Jennifer Bunch, M.D. is double board certified in anesthesiology and pain medicine. Dr. Bunch completed her fellowship in interventional pain medicine at the prestigious Stanford University in California and anesthesiology residency at the University of Florida in Gainesville. She earned her medical degree from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine.
Dr. Bunch is passionate about caring for and treating patients with painful conditions. She actively gives community talks on pain medicine and continuing medical education lectures at local hospitals. She has authored numerous articles and book chapters and has won several awards for research in pain medicine. Dr. Bunch has held leadership roles at the national level with the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and Pain Medicine and the American Academy of Pain Medicine.
Dr. Bunch was born in Macomb, Illinois. She was a high school Rotary International exchange student to Chile where she lived with a host family for a year in Rancagua, Chile. She volunteered with Life Box participating in missions to Honduras with the University of Florida as an extension of the World Health Organization and the American Society of Anesthesiologists. She is fluent in Spanish and English.
Chronic pain can affect every aspect of a person. Beyond simply being excruciatingly uncomfortable, chronic pain can affect physical capabilities, confidence, energy levels, stress, mental health, and social interactions. Treatment of chronic pain, then, should address each of these areas to provide relief to the whole person.
Dr. Bunch provides comprehensive pain management, incorporating medications when needed, injections to alleviate pain, gentle stretching and physical therapy, and self-management strategies to reduce stress and improve overall well-being.
Injections and Procedures
Because of her extensive training in Pain Management at the prestigious Stanford University in California, Dr. Bunch can offer a wider variety of procedures than other area doctors. She specializes in difficult-to-treat cases, so if other doctors have been unable to help you, Dr. Bunch may have the answer!
- Back and Neck Pain
- Epidural Steroid
- Vertebral Compression Fracture
- Medial Branch & Facets
- Radiofrequency Ablation
- Sacroiliac Joint Injection
- Spinal Cord Stimulation
- Arthritis and Joint Pain
- Joint Injection
- Stem Cell Injection
- Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)
- Neuropathic Pain
- Cancer Pain
- Pelvic Pain
- Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
- Ultrasound & Fluoroscopic Guided Nerve Block
- Celiac, Stellate, & Other Sympathetic Blocks
- Botox for Migraine
Dr. Bunch is also authorized to add patients to the Florida medical marijuana registry.
About Angelica Hay, APRN, AGNP-BC
Angelica Hay is a board certified nurse practitioner in adult and gerontological primary care by the American Nurse Credentialing Center. She graduated from Northeastern University in 2007 Summa Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in nursing. During her time at Northeastern University, she was a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society, a recipient of the Ellen Daly Award for outstanding undergraduate student performance and a recipient of the Sears B. Condit Honor Award. She spent the first 6 years of her nursing career caring for organ transplant recipients.
Due to her passion for patient care and improving patient lives, she went on to earn her master’s degree in nursing from the University of Connecticut in 2013. Angelica has worked as a nurse practitioner in hematology and oncology, hospice and palliative care. She joined Restorative Pain Medicine Physicians in 2019.