Pain Treatments

Pain management utilises various medications, procedures and modalities




WITH MEDICATIONS

WITHOUT MEDICATIONS

INVASIVE


  • Injections of anti-inflammatory medications (steroids and other medications)
  • Trigger Point injections
  • Neuroplasty and Adhesiolysis procedures
  • Chemical Neurolysis
  • Prolotherapy
  • Implantable Pump delivery system
  • Viscosupplementation
  • Botox Injections
  • Kiphoplasty, Vertibroplasty
  • Surgery

  • Trigger Point injections
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Peripheral Nerve Stimulation
  • Radiofrequency radioablation
  • Acupuncture

NON-INVASIVE


  • Analgesics
  • NSAID’s (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications)
  • Muscle relaxants
  • Antidepressants
  • Anticonvulsants
  • Vitamins and supplements
  • Local anesthetics (in gel or patch form)
  • Narcotic medications (opioids)

  • Exercise and physical activity
  • Chiropractic adjustments
  • Osteopathy
  • Electrotherapy, TENS unit
  • Cutaneous stimulation
  • Physical therapy
  • Massage
  • Psychotherapy
  • Biofeedback, other types of cognitive therapy


Very often several pain management medications, procedures and modalities are combined together for maximum pain relief.