Our Physicians

Drs. Stuart Hough and Ramani Peruvemba are owners of Pain Management Specialists. Founded in 1998, Pain Management Specialists in Rockville and Frederick, Maryland, is dedicated to the optimal traetment of pain caused by spinal conditions, nerve injury, surgery and cancer. They believe that the best results are achieved through a comprehensive assessment and multimodal treatment plan that emphasizes the central role of the patient.

Dr. Stuart Hough

 Dr. Stuart Hough is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both anesthesiology and pain management. After completing his specialty training, he served in the US Air Force, then moved home to Maryland to enter private practice in 2001. He is chairman of pain management at Adventist Shady Grove Medical Center in Rockville, MD. 

  • M.D. - University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

  • Anesthesiology Residency - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston

  • Pain Management Fellowship - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston

Dr. Ramani Peruvemba is certified by the American Board of Anesthesiology in both anesthesiology and pain management. After completing his specialty training, he joined Pain Management Specialists in 2000 and has hospital privileges at Adventist Shady Grove Medical Center. Dr. Peruvemba holds leadership positions in the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the Maryland Society of Anesthesiologists.

  • M.D. - New York Medical College  

  • Anesthesiology Residency - New York Presbyterian Hospital

  • Pain Management Fellowship - Mt. Sinai Hospital, New Yok

Dr. Ramani Peruvemba