Dr. Mark Sacher

Pain Management
Ocala, FL
35 years experience male

Locations

Total Patient Care Of Ocala

Ocala, FL

Address

1805 SE 16TH Ave, Suite 602, Ocala, FL
Directions

My office hours

Thursday: 8:00am - 6:00pm
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Fax

3525120962

About

Bio

Board certified anesthesiologist, Diplomat Amercan Academy Pain Management. Currently Pain management Ocala, FL. Certified in addiction medicine.. Certified in Botox, and facial fillers. Also run a weight loss clinic.

Specialties
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Pain Management

Anesthesiology

Doctor Q&A

193 Answers
3 Agrees
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
External stimulator: A tens unit is an external transcutaneous nerve nerve stimulator. Tens unit works by the melzack gate control theory of pain. The way the unit works ... Read More
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A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Can be: Ovarian cysts sometimes get larger or smaller with different concentrations of your female hormones. Menstral cycle can cause surge of female hormones... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes: Any exercise that burns calories, can reduce body weight.
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A 26-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many options: Lamaze classes with slow deep breathing, meditation, virtual reality , acupuncture will all help relieve pain during vaginal delivery. If that does no... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Depends..: That depends how much tearing of the vaginal wall occurred during vaginal delivery. You should wait for at least two to four weeks after vaginal deli... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
No: Low fat and low protein is good for the liver.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Proteins: Ingest more soybeans, nuts, rice, tofu.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes: Hyperglycemia with dehydration can cause itchy legs.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
2 reasons: You may be pregnant. I would first get a pregnancy test. If your pregnancy test is negative, you may have uterine fibroids also known as leiomyoma. I... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes: Headaches can sometimes lead to death, paralysis, cognitin=ve changes. That is why it is vital to determine cause of headache, etc: brain tumor, cereb... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Trial and error: Differnt combinations of insulin, Insulin with oral hypoglycemics, nutritional supplements, cinnamon.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many reasons: There are many possible reasons for your headaches. Anxiety/ tension headache, allergy histamine headaches, bulging or herniated cervical discs, post ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
More info: Head pain is defined as a headache. I need more information. Where is the headache located? Does the headache radiate to other areas of your head? Ass... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Peripheral pain: Varicella zoster virus usually stays dormant in the ganglion of the spinal cord. Under certain conditions the virus migrates to peripheral dermatomes ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Gingo jiloba/ Coenzy: Gingo jiloba and coenzyme q10 may help memory loss.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Rare side effects: Depends on the anesthetic. Cetacaine, benzocaine, and prilocaine can cause methemoglobin where your red blood cells cannot bind oxygen. This can cause... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Benign or PAD: Vascular calcifications may be benign or malignant. The calcifications may be related to peripheral arterial disease. I would suggest a initial diagn... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Cervical MRI: You may have cervical nerve entrapment from bulging or herniated disc. I would order a cervical MRI and help find a cause of sun occipital headaches.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Depends on injury: It depends how severe the knee dislocation is. If you have a ligament tear , you may develop chronic knee pain. You may need a knee MRI to evaluate.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes: Yes. Straining during bicycling riding can cause upper and lower back pain. Usually caused by muscle straining.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Narcotics: You want your orthopedic surgeon to prescribe post op medications. Short course of narcotics and Ibuprofen is a good choice.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Spinal, brain pain: Central pain is pain originating from the spinal cord, brainstorm or brain.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Can work well: Yes Duragesic patches can work well. It depends on what dosage you are prescribed. One problem with the patch is building up a tolerance to continuous... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Oral steroids: Probally not. Oral steroids are a better choice.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Depends on cause: It depends what is causing chest congestion. If bacterial bronchitis or pneumonia, antibiotics will first line treatment. Sauna/steam room will probab... Read More
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A male asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
L1-L3: Spinal stenosis is compressing bilateral l1-l3 spinal nerves.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many treatments: First have thoracic and possibly cervical mri. Cardiac tests to rule our heart problems. If MRI shows bulging/ herniated disc, thoracic epidural stero... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Add other meds: You may need a higher dose, second steroid inhaler added, a different steroid inhale. Improtrpium bromide, and albuterol added. For allergy induced as... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Pain: Yiu can get mild , moderne rate, to severe pain depending on the severity of the stiff knee.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many pain patches: It depends which stick on pad you are referring to. Lidoderm many times works well for localized pain. I'd you have diffuse muscle pain, it may not wo... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Any time: Even one episode of gerd when you are sleeping , can cause acidic gastric juice to passively regurgitate into your mouth and cause sour taste and sor... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Antibodies: In type one diabetes, our own body's antibodies go haywire and attack the islts of langerhans of the pancreas. Islet of langerhans cells produce insul... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
No: Calf pain is not normal after knee surgery. I would go back to your orthopedic surgeon as soon as possible. You can possible have a blood clot in your... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes it can: If sinusitis causes external pressure on the optic nerve, you can get visual changes.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Beneficial: Probiotics can generate new bacteria which can help digest food weasier which can reduce abdominal pain, bloating, constipation.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
See ENT surgeon: An ENT surgeon can pace a myringotomy tube in the eardrum to drain out the fluid.
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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
More info: I need more information to answer the question. I would suggest you get a chest cat scan. The scan will determine if you have a lung tumor, lymphoma,... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Blood tests: 8 hour fasting blood sugar, 2 hour postprandial blood sugar, hemoglobin a1c.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many ways: First go to your primary care physician or ENT specialist for otology exam. If normal otology exam, i would go for brain MRI to determine cause of po... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Pain: Mouth muscles are muscles of mastiff cation. Pain on opening and closing mouth, chewing , moving jaw soar to side would cause pain in your cheek or ma... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Possible Neck disc : You may have one or more than one bulging or herniated cervical disc/discs. I would have your physician order a cervical MRI or cat scan. K.
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Can be other causes: Frequent migraines can lead to brain white matter and subcortical changes. I suggest you get a new mri. Also, even though you think that the headache ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many reasons: Malalignment and bad positionioning of the neck, blunt trauma to neck and head, neck disc problems, neck muscle spasms and srain, histamine headache, ... Read More
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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes: Narcotics, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents, low dose antidepressants, anti-epileptic meds.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Multiple meds: Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medicines, narcotics, anti seizure medicine, and antidepressants. If severe, an intercostal nerve block can relieve the... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Yes: Groin strap will not hurt and it supports scrotum which may be beneficial. Try not to run for a couple of weeks and determine if the groin pain dissip... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Bone and blood sugar: Absorption of the steroids can cause osteoporosis, hyperglycemia, epidural infections and abscesses.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
6 years: Aneonatologist must complete a 4 year residency in pediatrics after medical school . Then complete a 1-2 year fellowship in neonatology.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Many causes: Septic arthritis, rheumatoid, wrighters syndrome, ligament or meniscus tear, joint effusion, osteoarthritis, lupus, etc.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
Pain Management 35 years experience
Report the bully: Bullying goes back to survival of the fittest from evolution. Bullies act like Alpha males who want to impress others including females to make themse... Read More
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Sep 7, 2016
Dr. Sachet has been the best doctor i have seen since i hurt my back he takes his time with you and goes over ecery option available he is a very passionate .....uk
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Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Sacher is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Sacher is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Thank you Dr. Sacher. I just wish I had more to ween myself slowly. I'm out. I guess when it gets bad enough I'll have to go to an ER to ge
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Thanks I highly doubt that I will be taking those u mentioned, I was mainly interested on the natural pain killers with less side effects
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yesterday it was dull achy pain between my eyes so im guessing its sinus related. i took motrin & feel alot better today. thanks

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

New York Institute of Technology New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, NY
Graduated 1988MD

Awards

Top Doctor, Second Place, Ocala, FL - Winter
2013
Most Influential, Second Place, Ocala, FL - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, Third Place, Ocala, FL - Winter
2013
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