Baptist Health understands that the best pain management is a blend of science and compassion. Our pain medicine/pain management experts have advanced training that helps them diagnose, treat and manage chronic and acute pain in individuals of all ages. These medical professionals also realize the importance of empathy, patience and listening to help patients to overcome pain.
By performing a thorough evaluation and examination, our pain medicine specialists design treatment plans appropriate to each patient’s condition and lifestyle. Their well-rounded approach to pain management may incorporate simple lifestyle modifications, physical therapy, sophisticated medications and therapeutic interventions and/or referral to a surgeon who specializes in surgical techniques to alleviate pain.
Baptist Health pain medicine experts treat a variety of acute and chronic conditions, including:
Back and leg pain
Complex regional pain syndrome (RSD)
Failed back surgery and other
post-surgical pain syndromes
Neck, shoulder and arm pain
Phantom limb pain
Post dural puncture headache
Postherpetic neuralgia (shingles)
Spinal cord injury
Vehicle, work-related and sports injuries