Joint Pain

The human body is a complex machine with numerous parts, and types of parts. Integrated Pain Consultants works with patients suffering from a variety of complaints, but one of the most common is rotator cuff syndrome. The shoulder is the most complex joint in the body, featuring numerous parts (many of them small) that move in every possible plane. It's...

People might joke that hip pain and broken hips are the hallmarks of old age, but anyone can suffer from hip pain. It's one of the most common types of joint pain, and a top reason patients seek out medication management for pain. Surprisingly, the pelvis (which is part of the hip system) is the most unique part of the...

Most people think "arthritis" is a single disease, usually found in the elderly, but arthritis is a term to group together joint pain or joint disease. There are many types of arthritis, including osteoarthritis, which is a specialty of Integrated Pain Consultants. This type of arthritis is also known as degenerative joint disease, or colloquially "wear and tear arthritis." It's...

Even though each individual is unique in their type and intensity of pain, the areas in which people tend to have pain; the knees, shoulders, rotator cuff, ankles and hip is commonly shared. People have issues with some of the same body parts, whether it is from activity, overuse or age, joints tend to cause issues in everybody at one...

Many people experience joint pain for a variety of reasons. Injuries, arthritis, gout, bursitis and other conditions can cause pain in any of the body’s joints. The knees are most commonly affected, but shoulders, hips, elbows, feet, ankles, and hands can also experience joint pain. Prescription medications are often prescribed for the pain, but the relief is temporary. If you are...

If you have arthritis in the knees, you likely experience significant pain and inflammation. If you’re tired of popping pain medications and attending physical therapy appointments, consider injectable medications. Many types of joint injections can help reduce knee pain while increasing mobility. Read on to learn more about the different medications available. Corticosteroid Injections Steroid injections help those who experience pain and...

Osteoarthritis is a joint disease that typically affects the elderly and those who have suffered serious injuries to the knees, hips, hands or back. The most common symptoms are joint stiffness and pain. Exercise, medication and weight loss can help relieve pain and improve mobility. Symptoms of Osteoarthritis Osteoarthritis tends to result in pain, especially later in the day after significant use....

We’ve all experienced pain from time to time – a fall onto the ground, a burn from a hot pot, a major headache, a stubbed toe, even a paper cut. It’s normal to have pain when you’ve injured yourself. That’s your body’s way of telling you someone if wrong. But if your injury has healed and you’re still experiencing pain...

Unfortunately, pain plagues a vast number of Americans – 50 million, to be exact. If you’re one of those people, you may feel that relief is out of reach. You may feel as though you’re destined to depend on pain medications for the rest of your life. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are now clinics that...

If you have tried for years to alleviate pain in your back, neck, nerves, and joints, it’s time for a long-term solution. Medications don’t work because they don’t treat the root cause of the pain. Surgery is very risky and can hurt you more than it can help you. Dr. Nikesh Seth founded Integrated Pain Consultants to help patients live a...