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Relief from pain
Coping with pain can be extremely challenging, affecting every aspect of your life — physical ability, emotional well-being and interpersonal relationships. Harton Regional Medical Center’s pain management services are designed to give you relief from pain and help you regain control of your life. Because pain and its effects are complex, our multidisciplinary approach includes board-certified pain management doctors, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and psychologists who work together to provide compassionate care.
Our pain management team can develop a customized plan to address your individual needs and restore your quality of life. We offer pain relief strategies for a variety of conditions, including:
- Arthritis pain
- Back, joint and neck pain, including degenerative disc disease
- Cancer-related pain
- Myofascial pain
- Pain from injuries and accidents
- Pelvic and abdominal pain
- Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
Pain treatment options
At Harton Regional Medical Center, we focus on each patient’s individual needs to develop an optimal treatment plan. After a thorough assessment, our pain management team works closely with each patient to develop an effective solution. Our pain management services include:
- Biofeedback and relaxation techniques
- Epidural steroids
- Joint, tissue, and nerve injections and blocks
- Massage therapy
- Medication management
- Physical therapy
- Psychological therapy
- Radiofrequency ablation
- Spinal cord stimulation
For questions or to schedule an appointment, please call Tennessee Comprehensive Pain Center (931) 454-1067.