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Pain Center - Services and Pain Conditions Treated

Services Offered

Appropriate testing (e.g., MRI, CAT scan)
  • Comprehensive evaluation (e.g., medical, rehabilitative, psychological, functional capacity/vocational assessment, disability determination)
  • Special studies (e.g., diagnostic nerve blocks)
  • Medical and pharmacologic management
  • Anesthesia-related treatments (e.g., nerve block injection therapy, intraspinal infusions, radiofrequency neuroablation, myofacial injections)
  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS)
  • Referrals for physical and occupational therapy, psychological consultations, relaxation and stress management training and acupuncture
 

Types of Pain Conditions Treated

  • Chronic back and neck pain
  • Cancer pain
  • Central pain syndromes after stroke, spinal cord injury
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (RSD)
  • Facial pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches including migraine
  • Peripheral nerve injury
  • Post-surgical back pain
  • Shingles (post-herpetic neuroalgia)
 
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