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Everything You Need to Know About Prolotherapy

Everything You Need to Know About Prolotherapy

What Is Prolotherapy? Prolotherapy is an injection-based complementary and alternative therapy used for chronic musculoskeletal pain. Although it has been used for approximately 100 years, the modern application of prolotherapy has been traced back to the 1950’s. At...

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Chronic Pain: The Invisible Illness

Chronic Pain: The Invisible Illness

Chronic pain has been identified as one of the most common reasons adults seek medical care. Approximately 50 million Americans are suffering in the United States alone. There are varying pain conditions, causes, and degrees of symptoms, but chronic pain can be a...

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Restorative Therapies for Pain Relief

Restorative Therapies for Pain Relief

Restorative Therapies for Pain Relief It is estimated that over 20% of Americans suffer from chronic pain. That means 50 million adults in the United States are faced with pain on a daily basis for an extended period of time. There is an unfortunate yet common notion...

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Chronic Pain and Chronic Fatigue

Chronic Pain and Chronic Fatigue

The Relationship Between Chronic Pain and Chronic Fatigue Some people suffering from chronic pain may find themselves struggling with extreme fatigue, and vice versa. Individuals who suffer from chronic fatigue syndrome may find themselves experiencing muscle aches...

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What Is Ankylosing Spondylitis?

What Is Ankylosing Spondylitis?

Ankylosing spondylitis (AS) is a rare form of arthritis affecting only 1% of Americans.  Also referred to as Bechterew disease, AS is a lifelong condition that causes pain and stiffness of the spine. AS typically starts with inflammation in the lower back,...

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Sciatica Pain: Causes and Treatment

Sciatica Pain: Causes and Treatment

Sciatica is one of the most common types of pain. As many as 40% of people will experience sciatica pain at some point in their lifetime, and the frequency of sciatica increases with age. Individuals with existing acute or chronic back pain find themselves more...

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Exercises to Avoid if You’re in Pain

Exercises to Avoid if You’re in Pain

Exercise and Chronic Pain Oftentimes individuals suffering with pain become hesitant to exercise. With pain comes varying levels of discomfort including aching, joint stiffness, and limited mobility. These symptoms can make exercise more difficult from a physical...

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How Foods Can Reduce Arthritis Pain

How Foods Can Reduce Arthritis Pain

How Diet Affects Arthritis Pain Arthritis is one of many common pain conditions affecting more than 54 million people in the United States. The swelling and tenderness of joints can cause pain, stiffness, and a decreased range of motion, all symptoms that tend to...

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Top 5 Tips for Traveling with Chronic Pain

Top 5 Tips for Traveling with Chronic Pain

Traveling With Chronic Pain Chronic pain can cause interruptions and frustrations in everyday life. Pain, discomfort, limited mobility, fatigue, all of this comes with chronic pain. Trying to add travel into the mix can cause some apprehension and even anxiety for...

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Does Fibromyalgia Cause Weight Gain?

Does Fibromyalgia Cause Weight Gain?

What Is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a syndrome that affects the body’s soft tissues and muscles. This condition is a generalized muscular pain condition that is diagnosed via a physical examination. There are no blood tests or chemical tests that would be able to...

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How to Remain Optimistic When Living with Chronic Pain

How to Remain Optimistic When Living with Chronic Pain

Chronic Pain and Mental Health People are quick to recognize the physical complications associated with chronic pain but may not always consider the toll that chronic pain takes on individual’s mental health as well. Chronic pain is recognized as ongoing pain lasting...

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5 Reasons to Avoid Back Surgery and How To Find Pain Relief

5 Reasons to Avoid Back Surgery and How To Find Pain Relief

5 Reasons to Avoid Back Surgery Back pain is one of the most common reasons people seek pain management treatment. It is actually the most common form of chronic pain in the United States. When individuals are suffering with daily back pain, it is understandable that...

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Chronic Pain and Your Immune System

Chronic Pain and Your Immune System

Chronic pain can cause so many frustrations for people. Aching, burning, discomfort, limited mobility, emotional frustration, all of these are side effects of chronic pain. Chronic pain is a worldwide problem and the most common disability in the United States....

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Current status of clinic operations | OPEN

Current status of clinic operations | OPEN

Dear Southeast Pain and Spine Care Community, The safety of our employees, customers, and visitors, remains the company’s primary concern. As the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak continues to evolve, the company is monitoring the situation closely and will periodically...

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9 Conditions that Cause Leg Pain

9 Conditions that Cause Leg Pain

Leg pain can present itself in many different forms. Sharp pain, constant aching, tingling, or discomfort when walking can be distracting and uncomfortable. Leg pain can be a direct result of an injury such as a sprain or broken bone. However, there can be many...

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Reasons for Avoiding Back Surgery & How to Find Relief

Reasons for Avoiding Back Surgery & How to Find Relief

Back pain is one of the most common reasons people seek pain management treatment. It is actually the most common form of chronic pain in the United States. When individuals are suffering with daily back pain, it is understandable that they would consider surgery to...

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