Understanding Pain

More than 70 million Americans suffer from chronic pain and each year another 25 million have acute pain from injuries or surgery. Most pain can be greatly eased with proper pain management. The following is a list of the general types of pain we treat.


• Back and Leg
• Joint and Arthritic
• Neck and Arm
• Shingles/Postherpetic Neuralgia
• Intervertebral Disc Related Pain
• Radiculopathy
• Damaged/Irritated Nerve Pain
• Cancer Related Pain
• Neuropathic Pain
• Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
• Myofascial Pain
• Severe Headaches (Spinal Headaches, Post Dural Puncture Headaches, Headaches from Neck/Shoulder Issues, Occipital Headaches)
• Muscular Pain
• Failed Back Syndrome
• Work Related Injuries
• Diabetic/Peripheral Neuropathy
• Reflex Symphathetic Dystrophy (RSD)

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