Muscle injuries, such as strains, tears and trigger points , produce a great deal of pain that may keep you from resting and recuperating. National Pain Institute offers muscle injury pain treatments for residents of Orlando, as well as other communities in Central and South Florida.
What Is Muscle Injury Pain?
Muscle injury pain occurs when there is some type of trauma that tears the muscle fibers, such as overuse injuries, trigger points , sprains and strains. Muscle fibers can heal quite quickly if you are able to relax the muscle, but muscle injury pain can make this more difficult.
What Are the Symptoms of Muscle Injury Pain?
- Knots or lumps under the skin
- Sensitivity to pressure
- Weakness or numbness in the affected muscle Pain when using the muscle
- Sharp pains
- Dull aching
What Are the Benefits of Treatment for Muscle Injury Pain?
At National Pain Institute, we offer innovative pain therapies for your muscle injury that require no surgery or downtime. The treatments take about 30 minutes to one hour. Many of our patients find that they are less reliant on pain medications after having our interventional pain management services.
How is Muscle Injury Pain Treated?
If you have muscle injury pain that is not well-managed with rest, non-prescription medications and alternating heat and ice, schedule a consultation to see one of our pain management physicians. During the consultation, the physician works with you to define a course of treatment that will safely and effectively reduce your muscle pain. The recommendations may include:
What Should I Expect After Treatment for Muscle Injury Pain?
After your treatment at National Pain Institute, you may have a significant reduction in your muscle injury pain. You should continue to receive primary treatment for the injury from your primary care physician, sports medicine physician or other specialist who has been managing your muscle injury. In rare cases, muscle injury pain returns before the muscle fibers have time to heal. Should this happen, please contact us to schedule an appointment for additional treatments.
Muscle injury pain is common among athletes, but this type of discomfort can happen to almost anyone. At National Pain Institute, our team of pain management physicians offers muscle injury pain treatments for residents of Orlando, as well as other communities in Central and South Florida. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.