Chronic pain is a complicated, often debilitating medical problem that can have a major impact on both you and your families physical and mental well-being. Complicating the treatment of chronic pain is the uncertainty of your diagnosis or which treatment plan is best for you. Medication? Physical therapy? Injections? Multiple surgeries? The specialists at AOK Spine & Pain in Houston, TX will help you with your pain management every step of the way.
Interventional pain management involves certain special procedures used to help diagnose, treat, and manage symptoms of acute and chronic pain. Interventional procedures include, but are not limited to, medication management; injection(s) of local anesthetics and/or anti-inflammatory steroids around nerves, tendons, joints or muscles; spinal cord stimulation; and radio-frequency lesioning used to deaden nerves for long periods of time resulting in pain relief lasting up to 10 years. These techniques may help patients:
Here at AOK Spine and Pain our patients suffer pain and discomfort caused by a multitude of conditions, including:
Treatments and Procedures
AOK Spine and Pain offers a variety of interventional pain management treatments, including:
Living with pain interferes with almost every aspect of ones life. Therefore, ensuring proper diagnosis and treatment is key. Our goal at AOK Spine and Pain is to render you as pain free as possible and assist you in reaching your highest level of functional activity. We want you to become independent of the medical system and more in control of your life.