What is Chronic Pain?

 

Definition: Chronic pain lasts more than three months — It tends to linger for a long time. Chronic pain symptoms include not knowing exactly what prompted the pain to start. There may very well be no incident or obvious cause to the pain.

Read more below or in this blog article.

 

Diabetic Polyneuropathy

Diabetic Polyneuropathy is the chronic pain resulting from diabetes as it impacts the body. It effects nerves that control movement, sensation and other functions. About half of those with diabetes have some form or neuropathy. Causes may include blood sugar levels, obesity, metabolic factors, and even genetics. What is Diabetic POLYneuropathy There are several types…

Occipital Neuralgia

Occipital Neuralgia is a headache that may feel like a migraine or severe piercing, throbbing or shock-like pain in the upper neck, back of the head or behind the ears. This type of chronic pain is very difficult to diagnose because it is similar to cluster headaches or migraines. Even the origin of Occipital Neuralgia…

Omar Henriquez

Celiac Plexus Block

What Does a Celiac Plexus Block Help: Celiac Plexus Block will help bring pain relief to nerves in your abdomen. This includes the following areas: Spleen Kidneys Liver Pancreas Gall Bladder Bowels Essentially, this nerve block will keep the pain messages from getting to your brain. The Celiac Plexus Block can be done right in…

Pain Relief with Care

Intra-Articular Cortisone Injections for Hips, Knee, Shoulder, Wrist, Foot or Elbow Pain

The Intra-Articular Cortisone Injection, is in short, a steroid injection used to help inflammation caused by osteoarthritis. The medicine is injected into the joint space of the inflamed (painful) part of the body. This may include hips, shoulder, wrist, foot, ankle, knee, or elbow. It is worth noting that Intra-Articular is most likely going to…