Overview

Pain is the cry of the ailing tissues, a warning that something is wrong. Doctors define short-term pain as Acute Pain and long lasting pain (beyond 6 months) as Chronic Pain. Long lasting pain being more complex in nature should be treated under a Pain Physician.


Aim Of Pain Management Clinic:




  • To reduce the level of pain.

  • To eliminate the pain completely, if possible.

  • To restore the sense of well-being.



Types of pain




  • Low back pain – sciatica, pain after surgery of the spine.

  • Cancer pain

  • Headache – Migraine, Trigeminal Neuralgia.

  • Myofascial Pain – Torticollis, Tennis elbow.

  • Pain due to reduced blood supply to the limbs.

  • Any pain lasting for more than 6 months and not relieved by conventional treatment.


Services

Methods of pain relief




  • Medications (tablet, injections or by special infusion pumps).

  • Nerve Blocks.

  • Implantable devices: Spine cord stimulation, Intrathecally drug delivery system.

  • Trans Cutaneous Nerve Stimulation (T.E.N.S) Laser therapy

  • Radiofrequency coagulation.

  • Cryo-therapy


Our Specialists









Dr. Arun Kulkarni MD (Anaesthesia) Consultant Pain Management