Pain management helps you manage your chronic pain, like knee pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, hip pain, or lower back pain. It requires your dedication and commitment but enables you to live your life to the fullest, pain-free. It can be a great alternative to surgery.
Dr. Dotson stresses the importance of treating you as a whole person rather than just looking at the symptoms causing you pain.
By looking at your mind and body, she can better determine what might be causing the painful ailments you’re experiencing on a regular basis. Many tools and resources can treat your pain, such as:
Types of chronic pain medication used include:
Therapy can be oriented both toward your mind and body. Some examples include:
Other treatment options include but are not limited to:
You should seek help when your pain starts disrupting your life. If you’re unable to function day-to-day, pain management could be your solution.
Whether your pain is from arthritis, sciatica, cancer treatments, or an injury, the first step in pain management is scheduling an appointment with Dr. Dotson. She can discuss your treatment options and cater a plan specific for you and your needs.
Feel free to email us regarding any scheduling or general questions!