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Chills and cold weather might be associated with complaints of joint pain, but Dr. Nikesh Seth regularly treats complaints of back pain in the summer months. It’s the season of gardening, yard work, and taking care of tasks around the home. Integrated Pain Consultants offers a variety of pain management alternatives so you can keep your green thumb and maximize...

There’s a specific type of nerve pain, complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS), that might sound intimidating but Dr. Nikesh Seth specializes in treating this uncommon condition with alternative therapies. At Integrated Pain Consultants, avoiding dangerous medications whenever possible and offering natural alternatives takes top priority—as does the safety and comfort of the patient. CRPS Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment CRPS usually occurs after...

Compression fractures happen almost exclusively in the spine, and Dr. Nikesh Seth specializes in offering pain relief and healing for this often painful condition. At Integrated Pain Consultants, natural and progressive pain management is prioritized. A compression fracture can often be confused with “back pain.” However, it’s defined as a decrease of 15 – 20 percent of a vertebra’s height...

Dr. Nikesh Seth of Integrated Pain Consultants prioritizes safe and effective means of treating chronic pain, and ketamine infusions have shown promising results in a number of studies. At Integrated Pain Consultants, alternative and healthier pain management options are at the forefront. Ketamine has been a popular anesthetic for decades, but only recently has it been adopted as an option...

At Integrated Pain Consultants, Dr. Nikesh Seth is used to the common descriptors of nerve pain: burning, tingling, like pinpricks, or shocks of electricity. Even a person who’s never had nerve pain before instinctually knows what it is. It’s a pain like no other and can be debilitating. There are many causes of nerve pain, and some are more common...

Dr. Nikesh Seth keeps pace with the latest research in chronic pain, including arthritis pain and treatment. Some of the most recent research addresses the connection (or perhaps lack thereof) between traditional arthritis pain treatment and mental health. According to a study published June 6, 2018, in Science News, the definite link between drugs that treat rheumatoid arthritis and a...

Dr. Nikesh Seth may surprise patients suffering from migraines when he recommends Botox injections. What is a cosmetic treatment doing at Integrated Pain Consultants? You’ve probably heard of Botox for treating unwanted lines and wrinkles, and maybe you’ve even dabbled in it yourself. However, Botox is actually a multi-talented solution for a number of ailments beyond cosmetic. It can help...

When Dr. Nikesh Seth recommends epidural steroid injections for pain management to patients, many people give pause. Aren’t epidurals for women in childbirth? It’s a common misconception that experts at Integrated Pain Consultants are committed to debunking. Yes, “epidurals” are one of the most effective and well-known pain management tools in childbirth, but epidural steroid injections can actually be used...

Dr. Nikesh Seth often sees patients who have been diagnosed with sacroiliac joint dysfunction (SJD) by their general physician. It’s a mouthful, but sacroiliac joint pain is regularly treated at Integrated Pain Consultants where there’s a variety of alternative therapies available. What Is Sacroiliac Joint Dysfunction Dysfunction and pain in the SI joint often mean pain in the lower back and/or the...