Pain management is important for ongoing pain control,especially if you suffer from long-term or chronic pain. Everyone experiences pain at one point or another. It often is an indication that something is wrong. Feelings of pain can range from mild and occasional to severe and constant.
When to Seek Treatment for Pain
If pain persists for a week or more, it is time to see a professional about it. Also, if you have developed pain after a traumatic event such as a fall, or you sustained injuries during physical activity, it is imperative you seek professional medical help immediately.
Ways to Help Pain
At Sarasota Orthopedic Associates, our physician pain specialists will assess your pain and prescribe pain medication if they feel it is required. We also have other pain treatments that can help you get relief. Our experienced staff of doctors will develop a plan to evaluate the cause of your pain using our medical technology. If it is not possible to cure the cause, we will develop a strategy to help you control your pain. We have durable medical equipment like knee braces and wrist splints to take pressure off of your injured muscles and joints.
We understand that pain may greatly impact your life in an adverse way. Time with family and friends, physical fitness, and job performance is often affected. We combine the newest technology with an exceptional staff to provide you with the best outcome possible.
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