In the quest to alleviate chronic pain, a singular approach often needs to be revised in providing the relief patients fervently seek. Chronic pain is a complex adversary with diverse origins and impacts on an individual’s life. Therefore, a multidimensional issue necessitates a multidisciplinary solution. By harnessing the expertise of a team of healthcare professionals
Chronic pain, a prevalent issue affecting millions worldwide, is not just a physical ailment. While the physical discomfort is apparent, the psychological ramifications are often overlooked. The Psychological Toll of Chronic Pain Chronic pain can lead to anxiety, depression, and other mental health issues. The cycle of physical pain leading to emotional distress, which in
Joint pains can impede daily life, causing discomfort and limiting mobility. Interarticular joint injections come as a rescuer, often applied in the shoulder, hip, knee, or other articular joints. This blog post delves deep into what these injections are, their benefits, and what you can expect from the procedure. Introduction Interarticular joint injections are a widely
Today, we’re exploring a unique and effective pain management strategy – trigger point injections. Understanding Trigger Points Trigger points, also known as painful “knots,” occur when muscles cannot relax. They are often caused by muscle overuse, trauma, or psychological stress. Symptoms include localized pain and could lead to referred pain in other body parts. What
Regarding human experiences, few are as universal and diverse as pain. It’s a crucial part of our survival mechanism, but pain can severely diminish the quality of life when it becomes chronic or out of control. Understanding how pain works at a physiological level can help us appreciate medical professionals’ strategies to manage it. This
At Central Valley Pain Management (CVPM), we understand that every patient’s experience with chronic pain is unique. It’s a personal journey that can be both physically and emotionally challenging. Our mission is to guide our patients along their journey, providing them with effective, safe, and personalized pain management plans to restore their quality of life.
Central Valley Pain Management (CVPM) is dedicated to providing the most cutting-edge and effective treatments to help our patients manage their pain. One promising therapy we are closely monitoring and plan to offer in the future is Ketamine therapy. While we don’t currently provide this service, we are excited about the potential it holds for
Suboxone therapy has become an increasingly popular method for managing chronic pain. This form of therapy combines the active ingredients buprenorphine and naloxone, which work together to help alleviate pain while also reducing the risk of opioid dependence. Buprenorphine is an opioid agonist that acts as a pain reliever, while naloxone is an opioid antagonist
Suboxone therapy, also known as medication-assisted treatment (MAT), is a proven and effective method of treating opioid addiction. Opioid addiction is a serious issue that affects millions of people worldwide. Suboxone therapy involves the use of a medication called buprenorphine, which reduces the symptoms of withdrawal and cravings for opioids. This therapy is usually combined
Depression and chronic pain are two of the most common health issues that millions of people face worldwide. While they may seem unrelated, research has shown that there is a strong link between depression and chronic pain. In fact, chronic pain can trigger depression, and depression can exacerbate the experience of chronic pain. Studies have
CVPM evaluates all significant aspects of a patient’s chronic pain condition & constructs an effective, safe & appropriate pain management program for their independent needs. Our physicians are committed to achieving this result with every patient.