Depression is one of the most common mental health disorders in the United States. It affects more than 16.1 million American adults or about 6.7% of the U.S. population age 18 and older in a given year.  Depression can affect so many aspects of your life. Everything from your social life, your everyday tasks, to…

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Back to School: How to Stay Healthy with Chronic Pain (Even During Routine Changes)  It’s essential you stay healthy with chronic pain, even during routine changes. The changing of the seasons and the beginning of a new school year brings with it a considerable amount of changes in your daily routine. With more time spent…

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ketamine infusion therapy

Overview of Ketamine Infusion Therapy Let’s talk about the history of Ketamine Infusion Therapy. Ketamine is a medication that has been prescribed since the 1960s – primarily used then mainly for children’s surgery and emergency pain control during the Vietnam War as an anesthetic or sedative.  Over the last fifteen years, research shows that small doses…

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Whether staying locally in Dallas, Texas or driving across the nation….if you are hitting the road this summer for vacation, the last thing you want is your sweet time to be interrupted by pain. We often hear complaints of people with neck pain while out of town, especially now that people are more likely to…

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You can do more than thank your lucky stars if you’ve ever hiked, jogged, or walked a very far distance. Protecting your knees as you age is essential. With these tips, you’ll learn ways to strengthen the knees and live a healthier life.  As the largest joint in the human body, the knees are interesting…

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In today’s chaotic world, busy schedules may be to blame for recurring headaches. Sometimes resulting from medical conditions, but often, they’re simply the result of dehydration, staying up late, or just overdoing it during Crossfit.  While there’s plenty of treatments to reduce the pain, including over-the-counter drugs and prescriptions, they don’t always help lessen symptoms.…

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Science may not be able to entirely explain the exact reason why pain worsens in the heat, but we cannot ignore it! In Dallas, Texas, the average high temperature sways to a sweltering 86-98* F in the summertime months. Often, patients who suffer from chronic pain explain the change in weather makes their pain worse.…

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Sciatica Relief with Epidural Injections

If you have experienced lower back pain that radiates down your leg, you may have sciatica. As many 40% of people will experience Sciatica in their lifetime. For some, sciatic pain can be a pain that only comes once in a while, but for many it can cause extreme difficulty when attempting everyday tasks. It…

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