The list of treatment options is long and varied. In this section, we highlight some of the more common treatments offered here at Folsom Pain Management, including:
Comprehensive treatment planning often involves a team of physicians, some of whom may utilize cognitive and behavioral therapies, spinal manipulation, massage, acupuncture, physical therapy, occupational therapy, coping skills training, or self-managment programs. It is important to keep in mind that a narrow treatment regimen rarely provides a complete answer; more often, it takes a multi-faceted approach to achieve lasting results, results that include both a reduced level of suffering and an improved quality of life. We at Folsom Pain Management strive to deliver significant, lasting improvements to our patients.
In addition to medications and surgery, certain other treatments may be helpful in reducing chronic pain. The following list, compiled from various sources (most notably WebMD and Wikipedia), provides links to online resources about such treatment options.