Pain is one of the most prevalent medical problems in today’s society. Unfortunately, based on recent studies it is also one of the most under-treated medical complaints. Chronic neck and back pain is an agonizing reality to millions of Americans. Traditional methods of treatment include pain medications, chiropractic manipulation, physical therapy, braces and even surgery. But did you know that there are new and effective methods of pain relief now available?
Rehabilitation physicians (Physiatrists) are medical doctors who have completed training in the medical specialty of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R). Physiatrists are nerve, muscles, joints and bone experts who treat injuries or illnesses, acute or chronic, that affect your function and the Activities of Daily Living (ADLs).