Treat your pain and live a better life… Welcome to my blog about pain. Unfortunately, many people suffer from chronic pain. As a board certified physician in physical medicine and rehabilitation, my specialty is treating these people with both acute and chronic pain. A majority of my practice is working with patients that are experiencing… Continue Reading

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What Types of Medications Offer Pain Relief?

It’s important to know that, in nearly all cases, the goal of pain management is not to muffle the pain with medications. This only works for a short amount of time. In fact, pain medications are meant to allow you to rest and heal and to allow the body to do what it needs to… Continue Reading

How Does Biofeedback Work for Muscle Pain?

There are many ways to treat pain. In some people, pain management is very easy and effective with medication. For others, the body works naturally to slow pain as a person relaxes and the injury passes or heals. For many others, chronic pain becomes ongoing and the severity may not improve even with medication. Biofeedback… Continue Reading

Why See a Specialist for Pain?

Many men and women suffer from pain. For most people, pain comes and goes, as an injury heals. For others, there is a constant and chronic level of pain present. There are multiple reasons for this. In some situations, it is a direct result of injuries or disease. In others, it is due to a… Continue Reading

What Is Biofeedback for Pain Relief?

Biofeedback is an interesting and often helpful type of pain relief tool. If you are an individual who has experienced pain on a routine basis, this may be one of the best treatment options for your specific needs. Biofeedback focuses on providing you with what you cannot control on your own. By understanding how it… Continue Reading

What Are Nerve Blocks?

If you suffer from pain, you may be looking for any type of pain solution. You cannot think about anything you are doing because the pain is intense. Nothing you take seems to help. The pain continues and puts you at a constant level of discomfort. This is when you may need more advanced treatment… Continue Reading

What Can a Pain Doctor Do for You?

For those individuals suffering from pain, getting help – as soon as possible – is generally the only thing you can think about. It’s not easy to do, though. Often, over the counter medications do not provide long term relief and they have bad side effects when used too long. This, coupled with ongoing or… Continue Reading

Treatments for Neuropathic Pain

Neuropathic pain, or nerve pain, can be debilitating. Many men and women suffer from this condition from various diseases or injuries. There are no proven treatments that work in all people. In some individuals, there are a few treatment options that can improve the overall way a person feels. While there is no way to… Continue Reading

Why Do People Experience Pain Differently?

It’s frustrating to be told your pain isn’t that bad. What may actually be occurring is that you may be feeling pain differently from others around you. Sometimes, people are simply more sensitive to pain than others are. While you may be labeled a wimp, in truth, your ability to withstand pain stems from the… Continue Reading