Pain Management Specialists

Prominis Medical Services -  - Primary Care

Prominis Medical Services

Primary Care Practice located throughout Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and Glendale, New York

Chronic pain can interfere with work, school, and daily life. It can affect your ability to participate in the activities you enjoy and put you in a permanent poor state of mind. At Prominis Medical Services, with 12 locations in Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, and Glendale, New York, the team of primary care providers offers innovative pain management treatments to help improve your quality of life. Call the location nearest to you or book using the online tool to find out how you can get better control over your pain.

Pain Management Q & A

What is Involved in Pain Management?

Pain management focuses on helping diagnose, prevent, and manage painful conditions. The team at Prominis Medical Services takes your pain seriously. They help you with:

  • Long-term medication management for chronic pain conditions
  • Avoiding surgery or other invasive pain management strategies
  • Determining the best course of treatment for your pain
  • Managing conditions resistant to traditional therapies

At Prominis Medical Services the doctors use pain management techniques that address a full range of chronic pain problems.

What Pain Conditions Warrant Medical Intervention?

Any pain condition that interferes with your quality of life deserves attention from the team at Prominis Medical Services. Pain can be localized or diffuse – affecting all of your body. Pain can be constant or intermittent, dull, or sharp. Possible reasons for your pain include:

  • Arthritis
  • Tendinitis
  • Sprains and strains
  • Back issues, such as herniated discs or spondylolisthesis
  • Muscle injury
  • Diabetes
  • Nerve disorders

The doctors at Prominis Medical Services work to help you find relief, whether the pain is acute or chronic.

How is the Source of Pain Diagnosed?

Chronic pain doesn’t always have an obvious cause. The doctors at Prominis Medical Services do perform comprehensive medical examinations and review your symptoms to try to identify the source of your pain. Such evaluations may include:

  • Laboratory testing
  • Imaging, such as MRIs, X-rays, and ultrasounds
  • A complete musculoskeletal evaluation
  • Psychological evaluations

The experienced doctors at Prominis Medical Services use all the tools at their disposal to diagnose and treat your pain condition. Pinpointing a cause helps inform the treatment plan.

What Types of Pain Management Strategies are Available?

At Prominis Medical Services you can take advantage of some of the most advanced pain management techniques available. Depending on the cause, nature, and severity of your pain, you may receive:

  • Oral and injectable pain medications
  • Nerve blocks
  • Physical therapy
  • Trigger point injections
  • Electrical stimulation
  • Hot and cold therapy 

The doctors work with you to find a strategy or combination of strategies that alleviate your pain. If it turns out you need surgical intervention, they can refer you to a specialist and coordinate your care.

For advanced pain management strategies customized to your lifestyle, goals, and needs, call Prominis Medical Services or schedule an appointment online.