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1
Jul

Stabilink: Spinal Fixation System

Spinal conditions leave millions of people in pain and struggling to cope on a daily basis. Degenerative disc disease, spinal tumors and trauma are just a few causes of serious spinal issues. Many people have opted for several treatments with less than stellar outcomes. Now, there is a new treatment for spinal conditions and Summa Pain Care is ready to
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16
Aug

Spinal Cord Stimulator Trial and Implant: What is it?

Spinal cord stimulators (SCS) are innovative medical devices designed to alleviate chronic and persistent pain by delivering electrical signals to the spinal cord. Implanted under the skin, these devices work by intercepting pain signals before they reach the brain, replacing sensations of pain with a mild tingling or buzzing feeling. SCS is often recommended for patients who have not found
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1
Aug

How to Manage Pain Without Medication in Phoenix

When faced with chronic pain, few individuals are adequately prepared for the difficulties that lie ahead. Without much thought, many of us instinctively turn to the medicine cabinet and consume a few pills in hopes of obtaining even a slight bit of relief. However, the issue lies in the excessive dependence on medication for pain alleviation. Addiction to pain medication
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15
Jul

Regenerative Medicine in Phoenix for Chronic Pain

While regenerative medicine in Phoenix is decades old, new technologies have made this practice substantially easier to treat and heal damaged tissues and organs. Regenerative medicine allows practitioners to treat the root cause of pain. In the past, many health care providers could only treat symptoms, thus limiting their ability to relieve pain entirely. With the ability to heal or
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1
Jul

Choosing a Pain Doctor in Scottsdale

Hundreds of thousands of people each year visit a doctor in Scottsdale in search of pain relief. If you are experiencing chronic, debilitating pain then you are likely looking to choose a pain doctor in Scottsdale. Your condition might be unique and very exhausting. While there is no shortage of pain doctors in the state, the quality might be hard
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15
Jun

When Pain Gets in the Way of Sleep

Getting a good night's sleep is crucial for our physical and mental well-being as it provides the necessary rest and recovery needed for optimal functioning. However, for many people, pain can significantly interfere with their ability to sleep. Pain can arise from various conditions, including chronic illnesses, tooth pain, or even psychological factors like stress and anxiety. The discomfort of
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2
Jun

Vertiflex in Phoenix: Choosing the Right Procedure for Your Pain

If you are experiencing back pain or leg pain from spinal stenosis, you might be wondering what can help alleviate the discomfort. People who have spinal stenosis often turn to medications and treatment plans to no avail. The good news is that there is hope! The Vertiflex procedure in Phoenix can help at Summa Pain Care. The Type of Pain
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17
May

Epidural Injections for Herniated Discs in North Scottsdale.

One of the most common treatments at Summa Pain Care for one-time or recurring pain is epidural injections for herniated discs in North Scottsdale. This quick, outpatient procedure is popular for its quick turnaround time and near instant pain relief. You might be wondering if this treatment is right for you and your herniated disc. Read more to see what
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1
May

Radiofrequency Ablation in North Scottsdale

Many patients come to Summa Pain Care in North Scottsdale to receive radiofrequency ablation for many conditions. Radiofrequency ablation, commonly known as RFA, is a minimally invasive procedure that is utilized to treat various ailments, including cancer and abnormal heart rhythms. However, it is primarily used to alleviate chronic pain symptoms. RFA has been an established treatment option for chronic
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17
Apr

Peripheral Joint Injections in Phoenix

Pain from irritation or inflammation in your joints can be devastating, exhausting and completely unfair. Many people suffer from acute or chronic pain in their peripheral joints and are desperate for help. Even the smallest of joints in your body can cause a huge disruption in your day and overall well-being. If you are looking for relief, you may be
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