Pain Management

Pain Management

Pain Management services offered in Myrtle Beach, Piedmont and Spartanburg, SC

Chronic pain is overwhelming, taking over every aspect of your life. United Physician Group is a multispecialty practice that provides comprehensive pain management services at their offices in Myrtle Beach, Piedmont, and Spartanburg, South Carolina, and Douglasville, Georgia. The pain management experts offer many innovative pain treatments that provide long-lasting relief. Call the pain management office today or schedule an appointment online. United Physician Group also has offices in Columbia, South Carolina, and Conyers and Hampton, Georgia.

Pain Management Q & A

What is pain management?

Pain management is an area of medicine specializing in pain control. They use medication, injections, and procedures to provide patients relief from their pain.

United Physician Group understands that pain disrupts every aspect of your life. The interventional pain management providers at the multispecialty practice offer many innovative treatments that focus on providing their patients with lasting relief.

What conditions benefit from pain management?

The United Physician Group’s pain management specialists provide pain relief for many health problems. Conditions that benefit from their expert care include:

  • Joint pain
  • Lower back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Vascular pain
  • Nerve pain (peripheral neuropathy)
  • Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
  • Myofascial pain syndrome (referred trigger point pain)
  • Sciatica
  • Trigeminal neuralgia (electric-shocklike pain in the face)
  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Interstitial cystitis (bladder pain)
  • Phantom limb syndrome
  • Migraine headaches

Schedule an appointment with the pain management experts at United Physician Group if you have one of these pain conditions or ongoing pain from an unknown cause.

What are some of the pain management treatments?

United Physician Group provides many interventional pain management treatments. Among the available treatments are:

  • Joint injections (hip, shoulder, or knees)
  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Transforaminal steroid injections (lower back)
  • Genicular nerve blocks (knees)
  • Medial branch blocks (facet joints in the spine)
  • Radiofrequency ablation (lower back, neck, or knees)
  • Botox® for migraines
  • Occipital nerve injections (pain in the face from occipital neuralgia)
  • Trigger point injections
  • Sacroiliac joint injections

United Physician Group also provides medication management, helping you get the right pain medication to manage your ongoing discomfort.

The pain management specialists also do spinal cord stimulation (SCS) trials. SCS is a device that uses mild electrical pulses to disrupt the pain signals that run from the nerves in your spine to your brain.

United Physician Group might recommend SCS trials for patients with chronic lower back, leg, or sciatica pain that fails to improve with other treatments.

Am I a candidate for pain management?

Schedule an appointment with the pain experts at United Physician Group to see if you’re a candidate for their services. If you have pain and can’t find an effective treatment to manage it, they can help.

Call United Physician Group today or schedule your pain management consultation online.