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Many people are looking for an interventional pain specialist in Illinois to alleviate or minimize their discomfort throughout the day. Pain that is caused by accident, injury or an ongoing medical condition can be debilitating and can have a drastic impact on your quality of life. Although managing pain often involves the use of pharmaceutical medication, at the Pain & Spine Institute in Joliet, you will benefit from a different type of treatment. Whether you are looking for a neck or back pain specialist in Illinois, we can assist with your treatment.

Why Follow the Writings of a Pain Specialist in Illinois?

dr udit patel is an Interventional Pain Specialist in Mokena Illinois

As a leading back, neck, and joint pain specialist in Joliet, we specialize in the suppression of pain through the use of injections. Injections, which may otherwise be referred to as blocks, can be used to effectively treat moderate to severe pain. If your goal is to improve your quality of life and overcome the pain that is affecting you, visiting our Joliet office may be the first step to take to achieving a life without pain.

As a top neck, back and joint pain specialist in Illinois, we offer a wide range of services to meet the needs of our patients. Some of the many services that we offer include epidural steroid injections, radiofrequency ablations, discography, facet joint injections and other services. Whether you have developed osteoarthritis, been injured on the job, had a sports injury, were in a car accident or in another event, your goal may be to minimize or even eliminate the pain you are feeling, and through our various services, we may be able to assist you and help you enjoy great results.

Contact a Pain Specialist in Joliet Today

dr samir sharma is a Pain Specialist in Joliet illinoisIf you have been looking for a back, neck or joint pain specialist in Joliet, you should contact our office today. This type of pain can take a considerable toll on your life, and you may want nothing more than to enjoy an improved quality of life without pain. Through our treatments, we can decrease the pain that you are feeling, and in many cases, we can entirely remove the pain. If you are interested in learning more about our services, we invite you to schedule a consultation at our office by phone or email today.

Neck Pain – Acute vs Chronic Pain

Posted by on Dec 8, 2016 in Neck Pain | Comments Off on Neck Pain – Acute vs Chronic Pain

Neck Pain – Acute vs Chronic Pain

Acute pain is pain from an injury or other damage that lasts less than 30 days, usually the time that is within the period of healing. Chronic pain is pain that lasts more than 3 months and extends beyond the expected time of healing. Some of the most debilitating pain people deal with is back and neck (spine) pain. There are several causes of neck pain, including: Muscle strains. Overuse, such as too many hours hunched over a steering wheel or sitting in front of the computer, often triggers muscle strains. Even such minor things as reading...

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Summer Sports Injuries

Posted by on May 26, 2015 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on Summer Sports Injuries

Summer Sports Injuries

Summertime. Yeah… Everyone loves summer. However, just hearing that one word floods the mind with happy thoughts of camping, picnics, sports, swimming, bike riding, outdoors, 4th of July, and family. Some outdoor summer activities include hiking, jogging, swimming, biking, water skiing, kayaking, rock climbing, volleyball, softball, football, basketball, skateboarding, maybe even some skydiving and bungee jumping. Because summer brings many more activities than any other season, summer also brings many more sports injuries. Ankle and...

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A specialist at The Pain & Spine Institute in Mokena, IL can perform procedures to alleviate spine pain!

Posted by on Feb 6, 2015 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on A specialist at The Pain & Spine Institute in Mokena, IL can perform procedures to alleviate spine pain!

A specialist at The Pain & Spine Institute in Mokena, IL can perform procedures to alleviate spine pain!

At The Pain & Spine Institute, our specialists are well versed in chronic pain and spine injuries and are highly trained in the management of such conditions. If you are looking for a specialist in Mokena, our services are here to free you from the limitations of your spinal injury. The spine related services we offer at our Mokena clinic are: Lumbar and Cerivical Epidural Steroid Injection Botox for Migraines Supartz Injections and Joint Injections (ie: Knee, Hip, Shoulder…) Facet Joint Medial Branch Blocks and Intra-articular Injections...

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What you should know about cervical disc herniation and why it happens!

Posted by on Dec 20, 2014 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on What you should know about cervical disc herniation and why it happens!

What you should know about cervical disc herniation and why it happens!

A cervical disc herniation minus the medical mumbo jumbo is a slipped disc in your neck. A slip disc is when, through injury or degeneration, your spine suffers damage and the jellylike substance inside the disc is pushed out through cracks causing the disc to bulge. A slipped disc can be caused by an injury or the result of age. As we age, we start to lose the fluid in our discs that keep them flexible which leads to degeneration. Some of the common symptoms of a slipped disc are: Weak arm muscles Weak grip Numbness and tingling accompanied...

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Mokena Pain Specialists — Providing the Relief You Deserve

Posted by on Dec 20, 2014 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on Mokena Pain Specialists — Providing the Relief You Deserve

Mokena Pain Specialists — Providing the Relief You Deserve

Those who deal with chronic or degenerative conditions know what it is to spend every day hurting. If this sounds like you, don’t waste another day going through your routine when even the simplest of tasks have turned into painful, grueling feats. Regardless of the severity of your condition, our Mokena Pain Specialists have the training to find the best treatment option to effectively minimize or suppress your painful injury. Our Mokena Pain Specialists have the training and experience to provide you with the relief you deserve! Our leading...

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Come to The Pain & Spine Institute, a forerunner in Illinois pain management, and we offer a free MRI Review for potential new patients!

Posted by on Dec 20, 2014 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on Come to The Pain & Spine Institute, a forerunner in Illinois pain management, and we offer a free MRI Review for potential new patients!

Come to The Pain & Spine Institute, a forerunner in Illinois pain management, and we offer a free MRI Review for potential new patients!

Have you been suffering through the lingering pain of a sports injury, auto accident, work injury or post-surgery discomfort? Don’t spend another day suffering in silence when there is a better way! The Pain & Spine Institute specializes in pain management procedures that can help you manage the pain. Our treatments can help you with the pain from sports and accident injuries as well as discomforts caused by many other ailments. Contact us to find out what we can do for you! If you’re considering becoming a new patient, visit our Illinois...

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Improve Your quality of Life

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Blog, Pain Specialist | Comments Off on Improve Your quality of Life

Improve Your quality of Life

Pain and Spine Institute treats several conditions caused by previous surgeries, automobile accidents, work injuries and other incidences that have caused pain. They are an interventional pain medicine clinic, members of Bolingbrook Adventist Hospital, members of Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center and are double board certified. Pain and Spine Institute works in conjunction with several physical therapists, psychologists, spine surgeons, orthopedics, neurologists, psychiatrists, chiropractors, oncologists, chiropractors and rheumatologists....

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Great Illinois Pain Specialists

Posted by on Mar 26, 2014 in Pain Specialist, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Great Illinois Pain Specialists

Great Illinois Pain Specialists

The Pain and Spine Institute provides a full menu of pain management options to patients across the state through the help of a top-notch staff of board certified physicians and chiropractors. Our Illinois pain specialists work with those who have been hurt in car accidents, have incurred on-the-job injuries and have experienced sports injuries as well as those suffering from a broad spectrum of painful, chronic diseases and disorders.   We provide a multidisciplinary approach to pain management, incorporating the help of medical doctors...

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Pain Specialists Illinois Can Trust

Posted by on Mar 19, 2014 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on Pain Specialists Illinois Can Trust

Pain Specialists Illinois Can Trust

The pain specialists Illinois residents trust most not only care about their patients but also have the expertise and certifications to provide the best in modern pain management techniques. At Pain and Spine Insitute, we understand this and only work with the top experts in our fields as we seek to provide relief to patients suffering from accidents, injuries and a wide range of diseases and chronic medical conditions. Although many locals seek our assistance with issues related to back pain and spinal injuries, we work with patients...

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Pain Specialist Illinois Trusts

Posted by on Mar 12, 2014 in Pain Specialist | Comments Off on Pain Specialist Illinois Trusts

Pain Specialist Illinois Trusts

At the Pain and Spine Institute, we pride ourselves on being the pain specialist Illinois residents can call when they need help recovering from an accident or injury as well as when they need help managing pain associated with a disease or chronic condition. Although many locals come to us for help with back pain and spinal issues, we work with a broad range of bodily issues including the treatment of conditions such as arthritis and fibromyalgia, which affect all-over health. Chronic pain diminishes your quality of life and can cause...

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