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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randolph Rosarion
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 28 years experience
Pain Eval: Like any medical encounter a full history and physical examination is performed to evaluate your complaints. The quality, intensity, relieving and ex... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Keller
Anesthesiology 15 years experience
Pain Appointment: The first appointment can be lengthy. A lot of paperwork, detailed physical exam, maybe a narcotic contract, maybe an injection... Plan on a good hour... Read More
Dr. David Sherer
Anesthesiology 37 years experience
Lots: A complete health history, examination and discussion of your options for pain relief.
Dr. Satvinder Dhesi
Pain Management 27 years experience
Expectations: The best pain groups will comprehensively address the history of your chronic pain condition, review diagnostic tests and or order new ones, perform a... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Merrie Anne Hamburg Eylers
Anesthesiology 28 years experience
Possibly: Most often your first visit is a "get to know you" session. Getting a history, doing an exam, reviewing any labs or xrays you may have brought with y... Read More
Dr. Satvinder Dhesi
Pain Management 27 years experience
Expectations: The best pain groups will comprehensively address the history of your chronic pain condition, review diagnostic tests and or order new ones, perform a... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jaime Lopez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 39 years experience
3 options: Option 1: natural childbirth including lamaze, relaxation, breathing techniques, use of a focal point, etc. Option 2: pain medication given as an inje... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kamran Saraf
Anesthesiology 19 years experience
Great!: Intrathecal block is also called a spinal block. Typically an Anesthesiologist would insert an epidural catheter to give medication around your spine... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Keller
Anesthesiology 15 years experience
Pain Visit: We have found that social and physiological symptoms are integrated into most pain syndromes. Generally it is used to see if patients need additional... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Gujer md fasa
Anesthesiology 26 years experience
Call: Your doctor and get a very brief 2-3 day refill. If this is not a habit that has developed they should be happy to help you out. I am surveyor have a ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
Pain Management 20 years experience
Medrol (methylprednisolone) D pack limits: Hello. Can't keep taking Medrol (methylprednisolone) Dose packs back to back. Oral steroids are not without risks ( diabetes, osteoporosis, weight gai... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Dhankhar
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None during RCT: Analgesia is not trypically used during rct, as the procedure is done under local anesthesia. Your dentist may prescribe nsaids after the procedure if... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Depends: It would be nice to know about your problem in more detail and also about the shot you are getting. There are different medications introduced for dif... Read More

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