Comprehensive Evaluation

What is a Comprehensive Evaluation?

Before a patient undergoes treatment for chronic pain symptoms, physicians conduct a comprehensive evaluation in order to determine the best pain management strategy. Healthcare providers assess all facets of the pain including mental health status, substance use, pain location and intensity.

Comprehensive Evaluation Process

  • Collect past medical history
  • Conduct a physical evaluation
  • Complete laboratory diagnosis
  • Assess substance use habits
  • Discuss patient goals

Types of Diagnostic Testing

  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  • Computerized Tomography (CT)
  • Electromyogram/Nerve Conduction Study (EMG/NCS)
  • Complete Blood Count (CBC)
  • Genetic Testing
  • Urine Drug Testing
  • Diagnostic Injection

Call Now for Relief

Are you suffering from chronic pain? Ready for relief? Spine and Sports Medical Center has pain management physicians and specialists that can help ease your pain.