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What services are provided at pain clinics?

What services are provided at pain clinics?

Pain clinics: A good pain center - provides pt, injection treatments, other interventional treatments, script management and optimization, rehabilitation, psychology services, massage, chiropractic. This is all based on a full evaluation and examination. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Acupuncturists (Definition)

Acupuncturists practice alternative medicine and treat patients' health conditions through the insertion and manipulation of needles in the body. They focus on alleviating imbalance in the body to help treat conditions such ...Read more


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Does anyone know how to find a good pain clinics?

Pain clinics: There are several ways - google search and then verify with the state pain society. Also search various websites such as asipp.Org, american society of anesthesiologist web site. American pain society etc... ...Read more

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Where are the pain clinics in the richmond, va area?

Where are the pain clinics in the richmond, va area?

Check the Internet: Physicians often have their own websites, but there are multiple independent businesses that keep track of physicians and patient ratings of physicians. Just type pain management in google. Also various physician groups in your area will list pain management as a specialty in the physicians that are involved in this. ...Read more

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Are pain clinics usually good at having cures for chronic pains?

Chronic pain: Pain management practices are a good place to go for assistance and treatment for chronic pain. Given that the pain is chronic it may be a bit unrealistic to expect a cure. ...Read more

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Question about pain clinics. How can they tell the addicts from the non-addicts?

Addicts: They are all well trained - with this training its easy to know an addict - they stand out easily. ...Read more

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How do you find pain clinics that aren't just there to write prescriptions?

How do you find pain clinics that aren't just there to write prescriptions?

Most aren't: If staffed by anesthiologist and/or other pain specialists who are board certified and affiliated with a local hospital and clinic, the answer is yes! if the clinic is advertising on tv and is staffed by gps, pas, and nps, no! all you need to express is your desire for a non-narcotic solution. These clinics usually require a referral with a discrete dx, not just "pain" diagnosis is first! ...Read more

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Are pain clinics usually good at having non-narcotic solutions for chronic pain?

Most aren't: If staffed by anesthiologist and/or other pain specialists who are board certified and affiliated with a local hospital and clinic, the answer is yes! if the clinic is advertising on tv and is staffed by gps, pas, and nps, no! all you need to express is your desire for a non-narcotic solution. These clinics usually require a referral with a discrete dx, not just "pain" diagnosis is first! ...Read more

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Do doctors/pharmacists/pain clinics or fda or other agency find out if patient are abusing rxs?

Do doctors/pharmacists/pain clinics or fda or other agency find out if patient are abusing rxs?

Yes: We do monitor patients likely to abuse pain medications. Some clinics require to sign an agreement not to go to any other doctor for pain meds or abuse otherwise. Pain clinics perform urine tests to make sure patients are taking medications as prescribed. Pharmacists have the responsibility to inform doctors if there is a suspicion of abuse/ forgery of prescriptions etc. ...Read more

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How do you sleep in a sleep clinic?

How do you sleep in a sleep clinic?

Like normal: They just attach lines to you to monitor your brain, heart and breathing but when you fall asleep it is regular sleep. Today most sleep centers have homey rooms with comfortable beds. ...Read more

Dr. Kathleen Brady
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Pain Clinics (Definition)

Pain clinics are medical service institutions that are focused on pain management and assist people ...Read more


Clinics (Definition)

Clinics are sites that provide outpatient medical care ...Read more