Independence: (816) 698-8900

About Us

The physicians at Advanced Pain Management appreciate the opportunity to work for your benefit and pain relief. Because of our established reputation and our on-going commitment to provide the best, most effective and most progressive therapies in the field of pain management, you should feel confident each time you entrust us with your care. By applying our experience, our expertise and the latest technological advancements, rest assured that you will receive an unsurpassed level of compassionate care.

After an appropriate medical evaluation, we will discuss what we believe to be the source(s) of your pain-related problem(s), inform you of treatment strategies and formulate a treatment plan for you.

Our goal is to be a reliable partner in the quest to re-establish good health to you. We are honored that you have chosen Advanced Pain Management to help do that. We are happy to work with you to achieve that goal.

Dr. Hancock provides state-of-the-art interventional pain management services to patients all over the Kansas City area and the entire Midwest. He is a caring, experienced physician committed to providing the best in pain management therapies and patient care.

Dr. Hancock is a graduate of the University of Kansas School of Medicine. He trained in Internal Medicine at Ohio State University Hospitals. He also has extensive clinical experience in Emergency Medicine and Anesthesiology, both as an educator and a practitioner. He has been granted specialty board certifications by the American Board of Emergency Medicine (expired), the American Board of Anesthesiology, the American Board of Pain Medicine and the American Board of Hospice and Palliative Medicine.


Advanced Pain Management is one of the premiere pain treatment facilities in the region, offering advanced, minimally-invasive diagnostic and therapeutic services to enable patients suffering from pain to restore function, relieve pain and restore hope. Advanced Pain Management provides exceptional patient care by some of the most caring and experienced pain management physicians.

Industry Leaders:

Since pain treatment facilities vary greatly in philosophy and treatment approaches, it is important for you to know what sets Advanced Pain Management apart from other pain management practices.

Compassionate, Caring Staff:

Advanced Pain Management prides itself on exceptional patient care and providing quality medical treatment. You will be able to experience the amazing things we are doing for our patients and their families when you come to one of our clinics.

Why People Choose Us:
  • Excellent reputation
  • Outstanding treatment success
  • Positive outcomes
  • Comprehensive, reasoned approach
  • Caring, welcoming and friendly staff
Billing Office

Phone: (785) 403 0276


The more specific information we have, the better our evaluations will be, and the sooner you will find pain relief. Please print, complete and bring the following forms to your appointment.

Patient Questionnaire Patient Questionnaire (241 KB)

Financial Policy Financial Policy (32 KB)

Healthy Tips

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