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.
At Banner – University Medical Center South, our chronic pain team can help you get back to doing the things you enjoy. Our specialists develop and implement new pain management techniques and treatments by participating in research and clinical trials.
If you are experiencing pain, your primary care doctor can often help resolve the issue. After trying your doctor’s recommendations, if you are still in pain or if you feel you could benefit from seeing a pain specialist, our team will 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.