Acute pain service

The Acute Pain Service (APS) follows hospitalized children for acute pain episodes related to an injury, an operation and/or pain from an illness. 

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Programs and services

The service provides different types of pain management techniques including patient-controlled analgesia pumps, epidural infusions or regional blocks, and many other modalities. The APS provides support to surgical and medical services for pain management difficulties and works in conjunction with the Chronic Pain Clinic. Services also include teaching for staff, patients and families, guideline development, and on-site and/or off-site workshops for healthcare professionals.

Our team

Department head: 

Dr Chantal Frigon, director

Staff members:

  • Johanne Soucy, Nurse Clinician
  • Annik Otis, Nurse Clinician


Refer a patient 

Room: B 04.2431, Glen site
To make an appointment : 514-412-4400 # 22630, 22021
Fax : 514-412-4341

Hôpital de Montréal pour enfants