If you’ve experienced back pain, you’re not alone -- it’s the number one cause of disability worldwide. The expert pain management team at Florida Pain Medicine, with locations in Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills, Brandon, Riverview, and Tampa, Florida, offers the most advanced options in back pain management for patients of all ages who experience chronic or acute back pain. The medical team specializes in cutting-edge interventional pain procedures to help you "Restore Function & Relive Life". Call or schedule an appointment online today.
The three common causes of back pain most likely to keep you from going to work or accomplishing daily activities are arthritis, degenerative disc disease, and failed back surgery syndrome.
Other causes of back pain include:
Any of these, if left untreated, can cause complications and affect your overall quality of life.
The treatment for back pain depends largely on its cause, so before the doctors at Florida Pain Medicine create a customized treatment plan for you, they determine the underlying cause of your back pain, especially if it’s chronic. Once they determine the cause, they explain their goals and any recommended procedures that can help you minimize your painful symptoms.
The highly skilled medical team at Florida Pain Medicine specialize in interventional pain procedures. These types of procedures are meant to treat your pain and help you manage it so you can get on with your daily life. Some of these interventional pain techniques include:
For the most part, your doctor only considers surgery as a last resort if all other therapies don’t provide long-term relief from your back pain. In many situations, and with a combination of less invasive procedures and time, the experienced team at Florida Pain Medicine can get you comfortably back on your feet again without having to undergo surgery.
If you have chronic pain and managing it yourself just isn’t working any longer, call or schedule an appointment online for a consultation.