A few key characteristics of chronic pain are:
Chronic pain varies in intensity and frequency. Some experience chronic pain constantly while others only feel it in episodes.
In addition to physical effects, chronic pain can have psychological effects, such as fatigue, mood changes, stress, anxiety, depression, irritability, or restless nights of sleep.
"Love the Dr., he's very good. All of the people there were very nice to me and helpful. I am feeling so much better."
- Hortencia Malone, Patient
Knox Medical Center
1330 Coshocton Rd
Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050
According to the CDC, approximately 19.6 million Americans suffer from chronic pain that has limited their daily activities on most days or every day during the past six months. If pain is limiting your ability to perform everyday tasks, it is time to get help.
The Center for Pain Management is here to help you get back to your life. Our highly skilled pain specialists will create an individualized care plan to help you regain function for your daily life activities.
For more information or to make an appointment, please contact the office at 740.393.9866.