The musculoskeletal system of the human body is highly integrated, which often means that a problem in one area can have a far-reaching effect in distant areas, such as your legs. Whether your pain is local or caused by an issue elsewhere, such as your spine, the doctors at Florida Pain Medicine help you diagnose and find relief for leg pain. If you live in Brandon, Wesley Chapel, Zephyrhills, Riverview, or Tampa, Florida, call to find out how to relieve leg pain or use the online scheduler to book an appointment.
When it comes to leg pain, more often than not, the source of your pain is one of two things:
While the answer to this question may seem obvious — pain is pain, after all — the type, location, and occurrence of your leg pain gives your doctor valuable diagnostic information. With that in mind, leg pain can be:
These symptoms, along with a review of your medical history and diagnostic imaging, gives your doctor the information they need to treat your leg pain.
At Florida Pain Medicine, the first order of business is finding a treatment that works to relieve your pain. In the case of your legs, and depending upon the source of your pain, your doctor may turn to one or more of the following treatments:
Thanks to the wide array of options, your doctor is able to choose an appropriate treatment that best meets your goals. Should your pain resist treatment, rest assured that they work with you until your leg pain is resolved.
If your quality of life is impacted by leg pain, call Florida Pain Medicine, or schedule a consultation using the online booking tool.