Bodily aches and pains are common. However, chronic pain can be debilitating and keep you from fully living and enjoying your life. When daily tasks such as sleeping or walking are interrupted by pain, stress, fatigue, and depression often follow. You don’t have to endure chronic pain. The medical team at Taylor Internal Medicine is committed to helping you live your life to the fullest. This means treating the root cause of your pain and not just trying to mask the symptoms.

What Causes Chronic Pain?

The most common causes of chronic pain are:

  • Past surgeries or injuries
  • Nerve damage
  • Infections
  • Back problems
  • Migraines
  • Arthritis
  • Fibromyalgia

Pain Management Solutions

The right treatment for your chronic pain will depend on your specific ailments and symptoms. The most recommended options for pain management include physical therapy, acupuncture, chiropractic care, massage, relaxation therapy, medication, and lifestyle changes. It is our priority to find the best solution to treat the source of your pain.

For those who suffer from chronic pain, there are many treatment options. To find the right one for you, you may have to try several before you find the relief you deserve. Some pain management options include:

  • Lifestyle changes
  • Chronic disease management
  • Acupuncture
  • Medications
  • Therapy
  • Alternative medicine
  • Nerve stimulation
  • Heat and cold therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Chiropractic adjustments
  • Massage therapy
  • Meditation and stress reduction

Pain can have a significant negative impact on your health and overall functioning and even cause disability and an inability to care for yourself or provide for your family. If you are suffering from chronic pain, visit the team at Taylor Internal Medicine to identify the source of your pain and find an effective treatment option.