Podcasts

Seeking Relief From Chronic Pain

More than 20 percent of American adults suffer from chronic pain, defined as persistent pain that lasts at least six months.  Back pain, arthritis, nerve pain and headaches are common causes. What can be done when long-term pain is ruining your quality of life?

Host, Jonathan Fialkow, M.D., explored this complex and frustrating syndrome with a panel of experts in a recent episode of Baptist Health’s Resource Live program. 

Guests:

·  Seif Elbualy, M.D., director of interventional pain management at Baptist Health’s Marcus Neuroscience Institute.

·  Lijo Jose, M.D., a family medicine physician with Baptist Health Primary Care

·  Francisco Garcia, a physician assistant at the arthritis clinic at Baptist Health Orthopedic Care

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