Chronic neck pain, or cervical pain, can be agonizing and stressful, making day-to-day activities difficult and even impossible. If you’ve been struggling with cervical pain, The Pain Experts of Arizona can utilize cervical medial branch blocks to treat and diagnose your neck pain. Keep reading to learn more about our pain relief options in Gilbert and Mesa, […]
Most of us have heard of carpal tunnel syndrome, which is often simply called “carpal tunnel.” It happens when the median nerve that travels through your wrist in the carpal tunnel and is responsible for motor function in your hands becomes compressed or irritated. However, you might not be familiar with all the symptoms of this
Myofascial pain syndrome is a type of chronic pain disorder that causes individuals to experience pain in areas such as their arms, neck, shoulders, lower back, and legs. Although the general public does not typically mention myofascial pain syndrome, this condition impacts between 30-85% of people who have musculoskeletal pain. One effective treatment option for patients is trigger
Statistics from the National Institute of Health show that more than 30% of people with diabetes also have issues with the nerves that control the body’s automatic functions. This condition, known as diabetic neuropathy, can be extremely painful. If you live with this condition, you should know that there are treatment options available to help alleviate some of
Sciatica is the pain associated with pressure on the sciatic nerve, which extends from your lower back down your leg. It is the largest nerve in the body. It is important to note that sciatica is not the name of a condition but refers to the pain, numbness, and tingling associated with injury or pressure to the sciatic
Plantar fasciitis is an issue with the foot’s fascia, the connective tissue that offers support. Though the condition can be painful, delaying treatment can result in otherwise avoidable complications. Other joints along the leg, from the knee to the hip, can be affected. Luckily, treatment is typically effective and conservative, usually avoiding the need for surgery.
A headache, such as migraine headaches, can range from mildly uncomfortable to life-disrupting. While there are things you can do to help alleviate symptoms of your headache on your own, learn why working with medical professionals experienced with headaches can help you experience fewer, less intense, or even no headaches. What Are the Types of Headaches?
Living with neck pain can be debilitating. You may experience difficulty eating, talking, and moving. When your neck hurts, life is more difficult. Even with acute neck pain from a night of poor sleeping, that pain can seem like a lot. Luckily, there are ways to address neck pain. Learn what you can do to live as
Spinal cord stimulation is an innovative and effective method of resolving all sorts of conditions. Here’s a little glimpse at what you’ll need to know going into your life after a spinal cord stimulation procedure: Your Initial Recovery First and foremost, your life after a successful spinal cord stimulation procedure will involve ensuring that your recovery
Degenerative Disc Disease (DDD) is a common condition that can cause significant discomfort. At ThePain Experts of Arizona, we specialize in pain management, helping patients navigate through conditions like DDD. Our team of pain specialists in Arizona is dedicated to providing effective treatments and comprehensive care to alleviate your pain. What is Degenerative Disc Disease?