Mount Vernon Pain Management Treatment
Understanding Pain Management
Pain management encompasses the treatment of pain, which includes medications,
techniques such as biofeedback and complementary and alternative medicine
methods, to prevent, reduce or stop pain sensations.Pain can have a negative
impact on a person's quality of life and impede recovery from illness
or injury. Unrelieved pain can become a syndrome in its own right and
cause a downward spiral in a person's health and outlook.
When you are suffering from chronic or acute pain, our Mount Vernon physical
therapist can use a variety of means to treat and manage it to improve
your quality of life!
Why choose Innovative Physical Medicine & Rehab, P.C.?
- Seasoned health care from a physician with more than 30 years of medical
- Certified by the Supreme Court and New York State Worker’s Compensation Courts
- We focus on the client’s rehabilitation and create individualized
- We are versed in the most advanced medical techniques and technology
- Unique Mount Vernon physical medicine and rehabilitation center
Effective application of pain management techniques reduces or eliminates
acute or chronic pain. This treatment can improve an individual's
quality of life and aid in recovery frominjury and disease.
What is pain?
Pain is generally divided into two categories: Acute and Chronic. Nociceptive
pain, or the pain that is transmitted by nociceptors, is typically called
Acute pain. This kind of pain is associated with injury, headaches, disease
and many other conditions. It usually resolves once the condition that
caused is resolved.
Even following some disorders, your pain might not be resolved. On occasion,
after healing or a cure has been achieved, the brain continues to perceive
pain. In this situation, the pain may be considered chronic.
The time limit used to define chronic pain typically ranges from three
to six months.
Managing pain & improving your life!
Considering the different types of pain, as well as its nature and intensity,
management may require an interdisciplinary approach, such as treating
the underlying cause of pain, pharmacological and non-pharmacological
therapies, and some invasive (surgical) procedures to reduce or eliminate
Call our Mount Vernon physical therapist today to begin crafting your treatment
plan and managing your pain. We accept most insurance plans which means
we can provide you the treatment you need at a reasonable price!
Start on your path to better quality of life by calling to set up your
initial consultation today!