Pain resulting from injury or surgery is completely normal, but if you’re experiencing ongoing pain for months or years, it’s time to seek help. Chronic, or long-term, pain can be minimized and sometimes eliminated through chronic pain management.
If you’re living with pain, the chronic pain management team at Banner – University Medical Center Tucson, works with you so you can get back to what you enjoy. Our specialists not only implement new techniques and treatments, they help develop them through research and clinical trials.
In many cases, your primary care doctor can help to resolve your pain issues. If the problem isn’t resolved or if you feel you could benefit from seeing a pain specialist, we’ll work with you to develop a strategy best suited to your needs. Conditions we often see and treat include:
Your pain management team will carefully explain all available treatment options and review the potential risks and benefits of each option with you.
The partnership between Banner Health and the University of Arizona brings clinical care delivery, education and research to the forefront of the patient experience.