Understanding Chronic Pain

Chronic Pain Syndrome (CPS) is an assemblage of syndromes that usually do not respond to simple medical medicine. This condition is managed best with a multidisciplinary approach, and good integration of medical, chiropractic & rehabilitation therapies. Approximately 30% of Americans have some element of chronic pain, and approximately 50 million Americans are disabled partially or totally due to chronic pain. Chronic pain is reported more commonly in women. If you have extensively tried the treatments that are listed above and have found that they have not helped your chronic pain, then it may be time to try an alternative treatment. 

CPS can affect patients in various ways. Major effects in the patient’s life are depressed mood, fatigue, reduced activity and libido, excessive use of drugs and alcohol, dependent behavior, and disability out of proportion with impairment. Chronic pain may lead to prolonged physical suffering, marital or family problems, loss of employment, and various adverse medical reactions from long-term therapy.

Treatment Options:

 

  • Spinal Decompression
  • Cold Laser Therapy
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Chiropractic
  • Tehabilitation Therapy
  • Massage Therapy
  • PRP Injections