Pain Management is the critical topic of this episode of Housecall with host Dr. David Doman. The guest, Dr. Ramani Peruvemba is a Pain Management Specialist in Montgomery County and he discusses the different ways doctors and patients manage pain. There are many reasons for peoples pain and there are many treatments. Pain Management gives you a clearer diagnoses and treatment options that is right for your mind and body.
Multidsciplinary Pain Centers were created about two decades ago when there was a redefining of pain. Pain is more that a physical condition, there’s a lot of mental and psychological changes, that both may contribute to pain and may be the result of having chronic pain.
Now with the opioid epidemic pain is variable treated. With certain terminal conditions treatment really has no limitation with as much medications is necessary. Also, other medicine like muscle relaxers and nerve pain are used to assist. In general, chronic non terminal patients are treated with the lowest effective pain dose, utilize other non opioid medications, physical & occupational therapy, and more advanced treatments.
Watch this episode to learn more about Pain Management with Dr. Ramani Peruvemba.
Watch this episode of Housecall below and subscribe!