Pain is one of the leading reasons for seeking medical treatment and, if left untreated, can negatively impact the quality of one’s life. However, there are safe and effective treatments that are available that may reduce your pain and restore your function.Everyone experiences pain at some time in their lives. Acute pain can be due to injury, illness, or surgical procedures. This pain often resolves as the body’s natural processes lead to healing.
Sometimes, however, pain does not resolve and instead becomes a constant part of daily life. Regardless of its source, chronic pain can lead to decreased daily function and psychological suffering including depression, anxiety and anger.