Pain Management Center

Do You Suffer From Chronic Pain?

About 56 Million Americans today suffer from the effects of chronic pain. That’s about 20% of all the adults in the United States, and the numbers continue to rise.

What’s unfortunate for most people is that their pain could be relieved. They just don’t know where to turn for help and many unfortunate people go untreated.

The truth today is that the majority of chronic pain patients can be helped. The difficulty is finding a provider that you can turn to for help. A clinic that has multiple options available to fit the many different problems that exist.

This problem effects people of all ages, but the greatest concentration is people between the ages of 30 and 50.

Why Our Approach is Different?

At Integrative Physical Medicine we offer an array of services not found in most healthcare settings. Our ability to offer the best in medical and alternative treatments in one location means that our patients have more options. Our team will work with you to develop a treatment plan that makes sense for you.

Medical News – Chronic Pain

  • Sever's disease: Symptoms, risk factors, and treatment
    Posted on July 19, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    What is Sever’s disease and who does it affect? In this article learn about the causes, recovery, and possible recurrence of Sever’s disease. […]

  • Radiculopathy: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
    Posted on July 18, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    Radiculopathy describes a nerve being pinched by the spine. Learn about the causes of this painful condition, how it is diagnosed, and how it is treated. […]

  • New form of CBT may help with chronic pain management
    Posted on July 14, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    Research investigates the effect of a new form of CBT called acceptance and commitment therapy on the outcomes of people living with chronic pain. […]

  • Torn meniscus: Causes, symptoms, and recovery
    Posted on July 14, 2017 at 11:00 am

    Torn meniscus is perhaps the most common type of knee injury. Learn about the causes of this cartilage tear, the symptoms, and how it is treated. […]

  • Clinical trial looks at tramadol for opioid withdrawal
    Posted on July 13, 2017 at 7:00 am

    A randomized clinical trial published by JAMA Psychiatry compared tramadol extended-release with clonidine and buprenorphine for the management of opioid withdrawal symptoms in patients with opioid... […]

  • Peroneal tendonitis: Causes, treatment, and recovery
    Posted on July 13, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Peroneal tendonitis affects the tendons, and can make movement difficult and painful. Learn about the causes, treatments, and outlook for this condition. […]

  • Study reveals new insights into rare chronic pain condition
    Posted on July 11, 2017 at 7:00 am

    People suffering from chronic pain often find their condition distracting and debilitating, but new research reveals that some might in fact be paying less, rather than more, attention to the source... […]

  • Controlled temperature change inside ear can prevent migraines
    Posted on July 10, 2017 at 7:00 am

    The application of gentle cooling and warming currents inside the ear canal can provide relief for migraine sufferers, new research at the University of Kent has helped show. […]

  • Fifteen possible causes of abdominal pain
    Posted on July 9, 2017 at 10:00 am

    What is abdominal pain, what are the causes, and what are the symptoms? Are some causes more serious than others? When should medical attention be sought? […]

  • Colorado tick fever: Symptoms, treatment, and prevention
    Posted on July 6, 2017 at 7:00 am

    What is Colorado tick fever and what are its causes? Learn how Colorado tick fever is diagnosed and how ticks can be removed safely. […]

  • Why do chili peppers give us the hiccups?
    Posted on July 6, 2017 at 7:00 am

    From the Carolina Reaper to the newly discovered Dragon's Breath, chili peppers are getting hotter. Find out what happens when the chili hiccups strike. […]

  • What makes eyes itch?
    Posted on July 4, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    Summer is here, and allergies are rearing their ugly heads, causing many an itchy eye. Find out what happens in your eye to bring you such distress. […]

  • Dry socket: Symptoms, risk factors, and treatment
    Posted on July 2, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Dry socket is a complication which may occur after having a tooth extracted. Learn how it is diagnosed, how to manage symptoms, and how to prevent it. […]

  • Study shows why acupuncture might work
    Posted on July 2, 2017 at 7:00 am

    A new study looks at two different acupuncture techniques in an attempt to explain why it might work and why acupuncture trials have had mixed results. […]

  • Reactive arthritis: Symptoms, risk factors, and treatment
    Posted on July 2, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Reactive arthritis is a painful type of inflammation that can occur in the legs and back. Find out about the symptoms and how to treat this condition. […]

  • Yoga can cause musculoskeletal pain
    Posted on July 2, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Yoga is often practiced to alleviate pain, but a new study finds that the rate of injury caused by yoga is almost 10 times higher than previous reports. […]

  • At-risk chronic pain patients taper opioids successfully with psychological tools
    Posted on June 30, 2017 at 7:00 am

    Psychological support and new coping skills are helping patients at high risk of developing chronic pain and long-term, high-dose opioid use taper their opioids and rebuild their lives with... […]

  • Cannabinoids could prevent migraine, study finds
    Posted on June 28, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    Researchers have found that a combination of THC and CBD - two of marijuana's active compounds - is as effective as existing drugs for preventing migraine. […]

  • Rib cage pain: Six possible causes
    Posted on June 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    Rib cage pain can be caused by a range of conditions, from fractures to fibromyalgia. Learn about the symptoms and when to see a doctor. […]

  • A partner's touch relieves pain, study shows
    Posted on June 25, 2017 at 7:00 am

    A new study suggests that a lover's touch helps to alleviate pain and keep romantic partners' heartbeats and respiration patterns synchronized. […]

  • Tailbone pain: Causes, diagnosis, and relief
    Posted on June 24, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Pain in the coccyx, or tailbone, can appear for a number of reasons, including injury, childbirth, and degeneration. Learn more in this article. […]

  • Nine effective home remedies for earache
    Posted on June 23, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    In this article, we look at the possible causes of an earache, as well as nine home remedies to help alleviate the pain and discomfort. […]

  • Prenatal acetaminophen may affect masculinity
    Posted on June 22, 2017 at 4:00 pm

    New research examines the effects of prenatal exposure to the common painkiller acetaminophen on the behavior and brain structure of adult male mice. […]

  • Ulnar nerve entrapment: Symptoms and treatment
    Posted on June 22, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Ulnar nerve entrapment is a common injury, but what is the ulnar nerve and what are the causes of ulnar nerve entrapment? How is it diagnosed? […]

  • Yellow jacket stings: What to do
    Posted on June 22, 2017 at 10:00 am

    Often mistaken for bees, yellow jackets sting when they feel threatened and can cause an allergic reaction. Learn how to identify the signs and symptoms. […]