Pain Management Blog

Use Mind-Body Techniques To Reduce Chronic Pain

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  • Pain physicians may recommend utilizing mind-body techniques, medication and interventional pain therapies to reduce chronic pain symptoms.
  • Mind-body techniques use behavioral, social or spiritual methods to preserve or aid overall health and wellness.
  • Dr. Arun Kandra and Dr. Szollas at Premier Spine and Pain Management educate patients on mind-body techniques that may reduce chronic pain.

Iliotibial Band Syndrome (ITBS)- Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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  • The iliotibial band is a thick muscle that starts at the hip and travels down to the knee. It is located along the outer thigh. 
  • Iliotibial band syndrome (ITBS) occurs when the iliotibial band becomes inflamed from overuse or poor training habits, causing pain.
  • The pain management specialists at Premier Spine and Pain explain the causes, symptoms and treatments for iliotibial band syndrome.

Suprascapular Nerve Block for Chronic Shoulder Pain

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  • Suprascapular nerve block is a minimally invasive injection procedure that effectively manages chronic shoulder pain from degenerative conditions like arthritis.
  • This unique treatment can be performed with the help of diagnostic imaging or by using anatomical landmarks to determine accurate needle placement.
  • Dr. Arun Kandra and Dr. Laszlo Szollas of Premier Spine and Pain Management discuss the benefits of a suprascapular nerve block for chronic shoulder pain.

Lumbar Radiofrequency Ablation for Low Back Pain

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  • Lumbar radiofrequency ablation is a minimally invasive procedure that decreases pain from damaged facet joints in the lower spine.
  • This treatment may increase mobility in patients with chronic low back pain and could provide longer-lasting relief than a steroid injection.
  • Dr. Arun Kandra and Dr. Laszlo Szollas of Premier Spine and Pain Management discuss lumbar radiofrequency ablation for chronic low back pain.

Fluoroscopic-Guided Hip Injection for Chronic Hip Pain

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  • Degenerative joint diseases (osteoarthritis), trauma (injury), old age and other conditions or factors may contribute to chronic hip pain.
  • Although hip pain can make the simplest tasks incredibly difficult, there are treatment options available for those suffering.
  • Dr. Arun Kandra and Dr. Laszlo Szollas of Premier Spine and Pain Management discuss a non-surgical solution called a fluoroscopic-guided hip injection for those with chronic hip pain.

Scoliosis- Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

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  • Scoliosis is a disorder that causes vertebrae in the spine to twist on each other and develop additional curves.
  • This spinal deformity is hereditary and is about two times more likely in girls than boys.
  • Dr. Arun Kandra and Dr. Laszlo Szollas of Premier Spine and Pain Management discuss the causes, symptoms and treatments associated with scoliosis.

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