Pain Management Specialist

The Pain Relief and Wellness Center

Interventional Pain Management Specialists located in Bay City, TX & Lake Jackson, TX

If you’re suffering from chronic pain, a board-certified pain management specialist can help identify its cause and offer relief. At The Pain Relief Center in Bay City and Lake Jackson, Texas, Ajay Aggarwal, MD, and his team specialize in treating pain conditions so you can get back to living your life. To learn more about how pain management can help you, call The Pain Relief Center or schedule an appointment online today.

Pain Management Q & A

What is pain management?

Pain management is a specialized medical field dedicated to diagnosing, preventing, and treating pain conditions.

In addition to identifying the cause of your pain, Dr. Aggarwal and his team provide additional pain management care that includes:

  • Recommending interventional or surgical treatment options
  • Helping you avoid surgery by implementing conservative therapies
  • Managing complex pain conditions that haven’t responded to traditional approaches
  • Offering long-term medication management to treat chronic pain conditions safely
  • Designing rehabilitation programs after surgical care

Dr. Aggarwal and his team also provide a wide range of pain management techniques that can address the full spectrum of chronic pain disorders and spinal conditions.

How are chronic pain conditions diagnosed?

Dr. Aggarwal and his team identify the source of your chronic pain by performing a complete medical examination that generally includes:

  • Lab testing
  • Digital imaging, like MRIs or X-rays
  • EMG and nerve conduction studies
  • A comprehensive musculoskeletal evaluation

If you’ve had a head injury, signs of cognitive disorders, or dementia, Dr. Aggarwal and his team might also recommend a neuropsychological exam.

Pain management specialists like Dr. Aggarwal and his team can offer relief for a wide range of chronic pain conditions, including complex spinal disorders that seem like they have no solutions. Some of the chronic pain conditions Dr. Aggarwal treats include headaches, fibromyalgia, and back and neck pain.

What types of pain management techniques are available?

Dr. Aggarwal and The Pain Relief Center team offer the most advanced interventional pain management techniques available. They focus each of their gentle, comprehensive chronic pain management services on you and your unique needs.

Common pain management techniques include:

  • Medications, like pain relievers and anti-inflammatories
  • Botox® injections
  • Nerve blocks
  • Trigger point injections
  • Epidural steroid injections
  • Stem cell injections
  • Radiofrequency procedures
  • Spinal cord stimulators

In addition to medical pain management treatments, Dr. Aggarwal and his team also recommend exercise programs to stretch muscles and improve aerobic fitness, relaxation techniques to ease anxiety and muscle tension, and educational programs to help you understand and manage your chronic pain condition.

Learn more about pain management so you can find relief once and for all. Call The Pain Relief Center or schedule an appointment online today.