Blog Articles

Why Botox® May Be the Solution to Managing Your Migraine Pain

Chronic migraines can be disruptive to your professional and personal life. If you rely on pain medications to get through the day with a migraine, you may be an ideal candidate for Botox® injections. Botox stops migraine pain before it starts.

Sep 10th, 2019
Our Patients’ Successes!

In the beginning, Edna had isolated herself so much she was afraid to start the program, afraid to participate in the classes throughout the day, and even afraid to socially join the group.  

Aug 30th, 2019
The Basics of Foam Rollers

Do you know someone who is experiencing sore or tight muscles and looking for an inexpensive therapeutic tool?

Aug 30th, 2019
Acupuncture for Pain Patients?

Acupuncture can be used for a variety of conditions. It is most commonly used for pain management. Acupuncture involves the insertion of very fine needles into various points throughout the body.

Aug 30th, 2019
What is Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation?

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was established as a specialty in 1936.  PM&R physicians evaluate and treat injuries, illnesses, and disability, and are experts in designing comprehensive, patient-centered treatment plans.

Aug 30th, 2019
The Latino Community – Translation Is Not Enough!

The importance of the patient to feel connected, with their health care professional, is essential for any medical treatment.  Communication is key for this connection and when there is a language barrier, this connection is challenging to establish.

Aug 30th, 2019
Psychological Treatment for PTSD

Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has gained a lot of attention over the last few years because of the number of soldiers who return from Iraq diagnosed with PTSD.

Aug 30th, 2019
Acupuncture Demonstrated Effective for Chronic Low Back Pain

Pain is the number one reason why Americans now are seeking out complementary and alternative medicine such as acupuncture. But is acupuncture really effective for pain? Some meta-analyses of randomized-controlled clinical trials of acupuncture have sup

Aug 30th, 2019
Assessing the Functional Capacity Assessment

Attorneys are asking California treating and medical legal physician evaluators to consider an injured workers functional status including loss of capacity and return to work ability.

Aug 30th, 2019
Changing Thinking/Changing Behavior

Most health care professionals working with people suffering from chronic pain know that helping the person become aware that their pain condition is a chronic one, and to accept that fact, is a key part of the process of restoring function.

Aug 30th, 2019
Social Media in Healthcare?

Social Media has become an integral way of life for the general population with the rising popularity of Facebook, Twitter, personal web pages, blogs and professional networking sites such as LinkedIn.

Aug 30th, 2019