Finding relief from painful spondylolisthesis.
Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 16, 2016
Advocate Pain Management Center, one of the most comprehensive pain management clinics in the great Houston area, is now treating spondylolisthesis. Spondylolisthesis is a condition where one vertebra slides forward over the vertebra below. It is a painful condition that squeezes the spinal cord or nerve roots and can lead to numbing or weakness in one or both legs. There are many different causes to this condition such as arthritis, a birth defect, injury due to strain or excessive use and bone disease.
The physicians at APMC develop a customized treatment plan to identify pain at the source. After a thorough consultation, the doctor develops a plan that may include medication management, physical therapy, imaging studies and interventional procedures for back pain relief. The doctors at APMC are also trained in administering epidural steroid injections that can help decrease inflammation in the area.
The interventional pain management doctors at APMC make every effort to avoid surgery through a multi-disciplinary approach. The center uses the most sophisticated diagnostic and treatment methods available.. Living with chronic pain, including back pain, can change all aspects of daily living. The source of the pain is often a complex combination of several factors making it difficult to treat. The Board Certified doctors at the center are skilled at diagnosing and then treating the source of pain to ensure that each patient reaches his or her highest level of function.
Advocate Pain Management Center accepts most insurances and has 3 locations in the Houston area. For more information please call 713-475-8686