Injuries, chronic health conditions and other situations may cause pain that cannot be treated by your family physician. Central Florida Pain Management offers a comprehensive range of treatments for pain conditions that affect the residents of Ocala, The Villages, and the nearby areas of central Florida.
What Types of Pain Conditions Can Be Treated?
Chronic pain may be associated with many physical issues that involve the muscles, joints, and nerves. Typically, the underlying cause of chronic pain develops over time due to overuse, improper healing, and diseases. At Central Florida Pain Management, we work primarily with patients whose chronic pain involves the nerves and joints.
What Pain Conditions Does Central Florida Pain Management Treat?
- Chronic Back Pain
- Shingles and Post Herpetic Neuralgia
- Chronic Headaches
- Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
- Diabetic Neuropathy
- Cancer Pain
- Myofascial Pain
What is Chronic Back Pain?
Chronic back pain may affect the upper, middle, or lower back. Nerve pain is the most common type of chronic back pain, although there are other reasons that you may experience the condition [READ MORE]
What is Fibromyalgia?
Fibromyalgia is a condition in which a person experiences chronic pain in areas of the body that cannot be explained by injuries, degenerative conditions, and other medical issues. [READ MORE]
Treatments: Medications, Injections and Nerve Blocks
What is Osteoarthritis (OA)?
Osteoarthritis develops when the cartilage inside the joint socket deteriorates. It is not curable, and treatment aims to manage your pain, stiff joints, inflammation, and other symptoms. [READ MORE]
Treatments: Stem Cell Therapy, Medications and Injections
What Are Shingles and Post Herpetic Neuralgia?
Shingles is a skin condition that causes blisters and rashes on the skin, and post herpetic neuralgia is a complication of shingles. These conditions cause severe pain in patients. [READ MORE]
Treatments: Nerve Blocks
What Are Chronic Headaches?
Chronic headaches are defined as those that interfere regularly with daily activities, and this includes migraines. [READ MORE]
What is Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD) or Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)?
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD and Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) describe a condition in which a person experiences severe pain throughout the body. It is believed to be linked to abnormalities in the nervous symptom. [READ MORE]
Treatments: Peripheral Nerve Stimulation and Nerve Blocks
What is Diabetic Neuropathy?
Diabetic neuropathy is a type of nerve damage that develops in individuals with diabetes. The condition causes pain as well as other symptoms. [READ MORE]
Treatments: Nerve Blocks
What is Cancer Pain?
Cancer pain may stem from the cancer or the treatments that are required for cancer. [READ MORE]
What is Myofascial Pain?
Myofascial pain is a type of chronic discomfort that develops in the muscles. The most common reason that people develop the condition is overusing the muscles. [READ MORE]
Treatments: Medications and Injections
Pain conditions do not have to diminish your quality of life. Even if medications have not worked, you do have other treatment options. To learn more about the pain conditions that we treat and our advanced pain therapies for residents of Ocala, The Villages and other areas of central Florida, contact us to schedule a consultation with Melissa Alvarez-Perez, M.D.