Pain has a significant influence on your life, and we recognize that. The purpose of our pain management program is to properly manage your pain through the use of traditional, interventional, and regenerative approaches. We identify the apparent source of your discomfort and offer therapies to prevent pain signals from being transmitted. As a team, we will develop a treatment plan that will meet your specific needs including reducing or eliminating your pain, minimizing your reliance on prescription medications, and assisting you in avoiding surgical intervention.
Arthritis is defined as - Aching pain that can affect any joint in your body. Arthritis is a chronic medical condition recognized by inflammation of the joints.
How to know you are suffering from arthritis?
The severity of your arthritis symptoms can vary depending on your age, present health, and the severity of your arthritis. Among the most common signs and symptoms are:
- Standing or Sitting for extended periods can be difficult.
- Swelling or inflammation of the affected joint
- Stiffness that worsens when exposed to cold
- Redness or color changes.
- Disrupted sleep caused by pain
What is the best way to heal my arthritis?
Appropriate treatment options include:
- Steroid injections to reduce inflammation
- Heat or cold therapy
- Pain medication
- Light exercise focused on range-of-motion
- Avoiding stress on the joints
In more severe cases of arthritis, joint replacement surgery may be required to properly heal and recover from the condition.
The Center For Wellness & Pain Care will assist you in understanding your surgical choices, if conservative therapy is ineffective in treating your pain. If you are suffering from joint pain and would like to schedule an evaluation with our highly qualified Pain Specialists, please call the office or make an appointment online now.