What Is Pain Management?
Pain management is a rapidly growing medical specialty that aims to reduce suffering and improve the quality of life of those living with chronic pain. If you experience chronic pain symptoms, you may be dealing with a serious underlying issue like arthritis or osteoporosis. In these cases, it is essential to get a consultation from a medical specialist, like Dr. Elain. She provides pain management injections in Irvine, California, and her medical expertise and compassion go a long way toward identifying the source of your pain and providing you with effective treatments.
What Causes Chronic Pain?
As we age, our bodies tend to lose muscle mass and pain becomes more and more regular. Additionally, hormonal changes such as a natural decline in A group of steroid hormones that promote the development and... for women often lead to the development of joint pain culminating in arthritis and osteoporosis. For men, a decline in A steroid hormone that stimulates development of male second... leads to a disruption in opioid receptors. When your opioid receptors don’t work well, your body’s ability to manage pain through endorphin regulation becomes compromised. These processes are often unavoidable, but if left unchecked the resulting pain can develop into low mood and eventually depression.
How Does Dr. Elain Treat Chronic Pain?
Dr. Elain provides her patients with expert care and will determine the source of your pain. By understanding what the cause of your pain is, she is able to provide you with a comprehensive treatment plan. This plan will include pain management injections in acupuncture points. Dr. Elain uses nerve blocks and trigger point injection therapy for both pain and non-pain disorders.
Request an Appointment In Irvine, California
If you are struggling with pain, consider a pain management consultation with Dr. Elain today. She will help you rid your body of those annoying aches and pains. Call (714) 556-8664 or fill out the form below to request an appointment.