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Botox: Did You Know It Can Also Be Used to Treat Chronic Migraines? Jan 14th, 2019

Migraine headaches affect millions of men and women in the U.S., causing excruciating pain in addition to symptoms like nausea, tunnel vision, and extreme sensitivity to sounds and lights. While there are some medications that can help relieve some of the symptoms of migraines, for most people, the only way...

Chronic Back Pain? Radiofrequency Neurotomy Breaks the Cycle Dec 12th, 2018

If you suffer from chronic back pain, you’re not alone. One in five back pain patients have pain symptoms that extend for 12 weeks or more. While chronic back pain can often be treated successfully with rest, physical therapy, or surgery, sometimes pain can persist in spite of treatment. Radiofrequency...

Viscosupplementation Offers Non-Surgical Relief to Patients With Arthritic Knees Nov 20th, 2018

You have chronic pain from arthritis that makes your knee painful, inflamed, and even swollen. But you’re not quite ready to go in for surgery and don’t want to rely entirely on pain medications for relief. Viscosupplementation, or hyaluronic acid injections, may be an option for relief. This non-surgical intervention...

Chronic Back Pain: Learn if Spinal Cord Stimulation Could be Right for You Oct 26th, 2018

If you're experiencing back pain, join the club. Not only is it the No. 1 cause of disability — affecting everything from work performance to social activities — but it strikes about eight in 10 adults at some point in their lives. Pain can take different forms from sharp and...