Medications: First Step in Chronic Pain Relief
When treating pain, doctors typically start with oral painkillers like acetaminophen (Tylenol) and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), such as[...]
October 25, 2014
Chronic Pain Relief Solutions
Today’s pain specialists have sophisticated new treatments — from effective drugs to implants and electrical stimulation — to provide chronic pain relief. There’s much that can[...]
October 22, 2014
What is Complex Regional Pain Syndrome?
Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a chronic pain condition most often affecting one of the limbs (arms, legs, hands, or feet), usually after an injury or trauma to that limb. CRPS is believed[...]
October 22, 2014
Congrats on Georgia Pain and Wellness Center’s nomination as one of Gwinnet’s best!
Congratulations! Georgia Pain and Wellness Center has been nominated for the 2014 Healthcare Excellence Awards by the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce! It is a privilege for us to serve these patients [...]
October 20, 2014
Chronic Pain Management
What Is Chronic Pain?
About 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, defined as pain that lasts longer than six months. Chronic pain can be mild or excruciating, episodic or continuous, merely [...]
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What is Radiofrequency?
Radiofrequency waves are electromagnetic waves which travel at the speed of light, or 186,000 miles per second (300,000[...]
October 16, 2014
Learn more about Neck Pain – Symptoms, Causes and Treatments
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October 14, 2014
Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Pain
Check out a video of spinal cord stimulation at this link: https://georgiapainandwellnesscenter.com/pain-management-treatments/spinal-cord-stimulation/
Approved by the FDA in 1989, spinal cord stimul[...]
October 13, 2014
Osteoporosis Causes Spinal Compression Fractures
If you’re nearing age 60 and have back pain, don’t assume it’s a normal part of getting older. You could be affected by a spinal compression fracture.
Backaches and pains can be a si[...]
October 12, 2014
Why Kyphoplasty is the best option for compression fractures in the spine.
Compression fractures in the spine can happen in multiple instances. It is more common than one would think. This is an injury that can affect people from all ways of life. Luckily there is a new trea[...]