Spinal Cord Stimulation

At Integrated Pain Consultants, many patients arrive and say, "I have neuropathy" - but nobody has clearly explained what this means and what treatment options are available. What Exactly is Neuropathy? As the name suggests, neuropathy impacts the nervous system, and humans' nervous system is divided into the central and peripheral systems. The job of the peripheral nervous system is to send...

At Integrated Pain Consultants, we see a number of patients suffering from Complex Regional Pain Syndrome, also known as CRPS. This chronic condition often happens to the legs or arms after an injury. It's caused by damage to the central and/or peripheral nervous system and can be categorized into either type 1 or type 2. However, the symptoms of either...

Have you tried numerous approaches to treat your neck or back pain with no luck, from physical therapy to over the counter medications? Have you been considering riskier approaches for what’s become chronic pain? Integrated Pain Consultants often see patients who are at their wits end and in desperate need of pain management. However, medications are best used for short-term...

Our country is in the middle of an opioid crisis, just elevated to a national health emergency, and Integrated Pain Consultants wants every patient to receive effective and safe pain relief. Spinal cord Stimulation, or SCS, may be effective in treating joint pain, back pain, nerve pain, neck pain, and certain types of knee pain. It’s always best to try...

Chronic pain lasts longer than 3 – 6 months, and your team at Integrated Pain Consultants prioritize safe medication management to avoid opioid addiction. Chronic, long-term pain can be debilitating and lead to lost wages, loss of life enjoyment, and can even keep you from taking care of the basic activities of daily living. Fortunately, there are a number of...

At Integrated Pain Consultants, we consider all avenues for back pain relief, and spinal cord stimulation is one option that’s been growing in popularity. Some patients shy away from therapies with “spinal cord” in the name, but it’s actually a very safe solution to a variety of complaints. It’s a therapy designed to hide the pain signals sent from your...

If you have been living with chronic pain and your current pain relief therapies are not working, Spinal cord stimulation (SCS) therapy may be an option for you. Spinal Cord Stimulation (SCS) is a neurostimulation therapy proven to be effective for many chronic pain sufferers. Recommended by doctors for almost 45 years to control chronic pain in the back, arms, and...

Degenerative disc disease refers to the pain, the weakness, or the numbness that occurs from a deteriorated disc in the spine, more than often due to aging. If you have been experiencing back pain along with numbness or a prickly sensation, you may be suffering from this condition. Mostly for aging individuals, disc degeneration is one of the most common causes...

If you have been experiencing unexplained chronic pain that seems to be getting worse, you may have a condition called Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS). CRPS is considered a rare condition, which means that it can be difficult to find a doctor who can treat it and help you find the relief you so desperately seek. CRPS is a neuroinflammatory disorder...