Pain Management

Pain Management Articles

Platelet Rich Plasma

If you have a tendon or ligament injury and traditional methods have not provided relief, then Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy may be the solution.   Understanding Platelet Rich Plasma Platelet Rich Plasma comes from your own blood and maximizes the body’s...

Photonic Stimulation

Our Photonic Stimulator is an alternative pain therapy for patients experiencing chronic pain, headaches, bursitis, tendonitis, and muscle spasms. Understanding Photonic Stimulation Photonic Stimulation is an F.D.A. approved non-invasive therapy. The Photonic...

Phantom Limb Pain

A phantom limb is the sensation that an amputated or missing limb (even an organ, like the appendix) is still attached to the body and is moving appropriately with other body parts. Approximately 60 to 80% of individuals with an amputation experience phantom...

Pelvic Pain

Pelvic pain affects men and women, and sometimes children and adolescents. The topic can be embarrassing and the problem can be devastating. Pelvic pain has many names. It can be called: Pudendal neuralgia Interstitial cystitis Prostatitis Vulvodynia Proctalgia Rectal...

Migraines

Migraines are a type of headache that may occur with symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, or sensitivity to light. In many people, throbbing pain is felt only on one side of the head. People who get migraines have warning symptoms, before the actual headache begins. An...

Joint Pain

Joints form the connections between bones. They provide support and help you move. Any damage to the joints from disease or injury can interfere with your movement and cause a lot of pain.   Joint Pain Causes Many different conditions can lead to painful joints,...

Headaches

A headache or cephalalgia is pain anywhere in the region of the head or neck. It can be a symptom of a number of different conditions of the head and neck. The brain tissue itself is not sensitive to pain because it lacks pain receptors. Rather, the pain is caused by...

Chronic Pain

Millions of Americans suffer from chronic pain — pain that lasts longer than six months. Chronic pain can be mild or excruciating, episodic or continuous, merely inconvenient or totally incapacitating.With chronic pain, signals of pain remain active in the nervous...

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome refers to severe, continued tiredness that is not relieved by rest and is not directly caused by other medical conditions Causes for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome The exact cause of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is unknown. Some theories suggest...

Back Pain by Dr. Hal Blatman

Back pain is pain felt in the back that usually originates from the muscles, nerves, bones, joints or other structures in the spine. It may have a sudden onset or can be a chronic pain; it can be constant or intermittent, stay in one place or radiate to other areas....