What is Pharmacologic Management?
Pharmacologic Management is the use of treatment by physicians to address neuropathic pain as well as other conditions. Primary Care Physicians and pain management specialists collaborate on a treatment plan for patients with chronic pain. The diagnosis and assessment of pain conditions requires thorough examination in order to create an effective pain management procedure.
Diagnosis, Assessments, and Therapies
Pain management specialists use several methods to assess and diagnose chronic pain conditions and develop treatment plans.
- Comprehensive Evaluation
- Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injections
- Physical Therapy
- Fluoroscopically Guided Procedures
- Genetic Testing
- Urine Drug Testing
Types of Procedures
Treatment plans may include several types of pharmacological therapies. Pain management physicians and specialists evaluate the pain type and location to provide adequate pain relief.