INDIANAPOLIS — ARTICLE SPONSORED BY THE CENTER FOR PAIN MANAGEMENT
Low back pain is one of the leading causes of disability in the United States. Dr. Andrew Cook, Pain Management Physician with Center for Pain Management, explains that low back pain is common for various patient populations, both young and old.
Dr. Cook outlines the process for assessing pain at the Center for Pain Management. The first step is to take a detailed history to best understand the progression and background. The next step is to take a focused physical exam and review the imaging.
Treatments include everything from conservative therapies which may include physical therapy, counseling, medications, to more advanced therapies such as various types of injections or minimally invasive procedures.
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