Pain Center

Pain is more than just a physical hardship; it is an emotionally draining experience. The Pain Center at Sovah Health - Martinsville is dedicated to the relief of pain and suffering. 


Diagnosis

There are many causes of pain, therefore, determining an accurate diagnosis is essential to achieving a positive outcome. By obtaining a medical history, performing a physical examination, and ordering appropriate testing, we can determine the specific cause of the pain.


Team Approach 

The Pain Center at Sovah Health - Martinsville offers an anesthesia-based approach to pain management. We interact with many medical specialties to broaden diagnostic and treatment options, thus achieving the most positive outcome. We routinely work with skilled professionals in such disciplines as Family and Internal Medicine, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Nursing, Oncology, Orthopedics, Physical Therapy, and Psychiatry. By communicating on a regular basis with members of the care team, pain is controlled in the most effective manner.


What can be treated?

  • Arm/Leg Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Cancer Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome
  • Diabetic Neuropathy
  • Groin Pain
  • Headaches
  • Musculoskeletal Pain
  • Myofascial Pain Syndrome
  • Neck Pain
  • Neuralgias
  • Pain from Vascular Disease
  • Pain Secondary to Spasticity
  • Phantom Limb Pain
  • Post-CVA Pain
  • Post-Herpetic Neuralgia
  • Post-Surgical Pain
  • Radiculopathy
  • Sciatica
  • Shingles
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Headache
  • Whiplash
  • And many other forms of pain


Services:

  • Epidural Steroid Injections
  • Facet Blocks
  • Nerve Blocks (interruption of pain pathways)
  • Nerve Stimulation (TENS)
  • Physical Therapy and Exercise Program
  • Prescribing or Rearranging Medications
  • Trigger Point Injections

 
Referrals 

You may ask your health care provider to refer you to The Pain Center at Sovah Health - Martinsville. Your own doctor will remain involved; we will communicate regularly with him or her, reporting and discussing your progress. We will work together to resolve your pain problem.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call the Pain Center at 276.634.4971.