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Practice Guidelines for Prescribing Opioids

Why we won’t over-prescribe pain medication. Sun Pain Management is an integrative, patient-centered approach to care. We provide personalized care plans with a goal of promoting well-being and improving patients’ quality of life.   Our patients’ well-being and quality of life is our priority and that’s why it’s so important for us to comment in more …

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Stress and the Transformation from Mental to Physical

Stressed?  We all have stress from time to time and if not treated can cause physical illness or chronic pain.  What is stress?  Stress is a phenomenon that initiates our fight or flight response in the brain.  When we perceive a potential for danger our heart rate begins to increase sending more blood to the …

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What is Osteoarthritis?

  Do you suffer from joint pain, stiffness, joint swelling, or decreased range of motion?  These are some of the symptoms of Osteoarthritis.  Osteoarthritis is a certain type of joint disease where the joint cartilage and underlying bone breaks down. A few factors such as old age, obesity, sex (women are more likely to to …

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What is Vertebroplasty?

At Sun Pain Management, we are partners in our patient’s healthcare journey. With a variety of treatments and modalities available, we create personalized treatment plans to meet each patient’s unique needs. We advocate for our patients and extend a compassionate, multimodal approach to help them manage all aspects of their pain and maximize patient quality …

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What is Occipital Nerve Block?

At Sun Pain Management, we are partners in our patient’s healthcare journey. With a variety of treatments and modalities available, we create personalized treatment plans to meet each patient’s unique needs. We advocate for our patients and extend a compassionate, multimodal approach to help them manage all aspects of their pain and maximize patient quality …

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The Opioid Crisis

The misuse of and addiction to opioids in the United States is a national crisis. Each day, more than 130 people across the nation die of opioid overdose. Opioids are powerful pain medications. Understanding opioid history, their addictive properties, and modern alternatives for effective pain therapy can help patients and their families collaborate with medical …

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