Arizona Pain has an abundance of individualized treatment options for reducing spinal arthritis pain.
Mesa, AZ (PRWEB) October 01, 2012
The leading Mesa pain management clinic, Arizona Pain Specialists, is now offering over ten effective spinal arthritis treatments. As a contemporary, state of the art Arizona Pain Center, Arizona Pain offers Award Winning, Board Certified pain doctors who offer comprehensive nonoperative pain management options for arthritis patients.
Millions of Americans are affected by spinal arthritis, which can cause daily back, neck, arm or leg pain. Spinal surgery is often not the best options because of the number of spinal levels involved. Usually if an individual has arthritis at one level, they have it at multiple There is no truly good joint replacement option for the degenerative spinal joints as there is for hips and knees yet.
Therefore, getting control of the arthritis pain nonsurgically is the best approach and the Arizona pain doctors use several options that are individualized to the patient's needs.
These therapies include such options as medication management, which may entail short-term opiate medications for exacerbations, anti-inflammatory medications, or neurologic modifying agents such as Neurontin.
In addition, the Mesa pain management doctors are experts in outpatient pain procedures for degenerative arthritis including epidural injections, medial branch blocks, facet blocks and radio frequency ablation.These treatments can offer weeks to months of relief, and make the neck or back pain very tolerable.
As mentioned, arthritis of the spine usually affects several levels simultaneously. In order to achieve relief over a longer time period, radiofrequency ablation is a great treatment option and has been a revolutionary pain management treatment over the last decade as it continues to get even better. The radiofrequency treatment may provide over a year of satisfactory pain relief and Arizona Pain offers the treatment at each of its three area Phoenix pain clinics. Mesa is served out of the Chandler location which also provides service to the whole southeast Valley including Gilbert, Queen Creek, Apache Junction, Maricopa, Casa Grande, Tempe, Ahwatukee and more.
Arizona Pain accepts most major medical insurance including BCBS, Aetna, Cigna, Humana, Medicare, Arizona Worker's Compensation, Personal Injury, Medicaid, AHCCCS and many more.
For scheduling in the Southeast Valley clinic, call (480) 535-6722.