The Pain and Physical Medicine Clinic’s providers are qualified to treat your pain and physiatry problems.
Our Providers strive to improve your wellbeing by tailoring treatment options to your lifestyle.
What Is A Rehabilitation Physician?
Rehabilitation physicians are nerve, muscle and bone experts who treat injury or illness non-surgically to decrease pain and restore function. They treat sports or work-related injuries; muscle, tendon, ligament and nerve problems; myopathy; musculoskeletal pain conditions; stroke, traumatic brain or spinal cord injuries; amputations; and arthritis and rheumatologic impairments. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is often called “physiatry.”
What Is A Pain Physician?
Pain is an ever-growing problem in the United States, with many people unable to do their normal work or recreational activities because of pain. A pain physician treats a wide variety of patients suffering from different types of previously unmanageable, chronic pain. Pain doctors work to bring the patient to a functional level and set realistic expectations for pain management. Treatments are often tailored to the patient’s age, lifestyle and expectations as well.