Joint Injections in Tulsa understand that whenever you’re dealing with joint pain, there are several different issues that may come up. Pain can be either from the joint, or the socket itself. Usually whenever we are trying to pinpoint exactly where the pain is coming from, we have to undergo several different thorough assessment so that we understand the general idea of how exactly we are able to go about this process. We are a multilocation facility that is completely dedicated to a holistic approach to acute and chronic pain management. Oklahoma Pain and Wellness Center strives to provide relief to enable all of our patients to enjoy an active and healthy lifestyle. So please feel free to schedule your consultation today to see how we can help you find your pain free path.

Joint Injections in Tulsa knows that Dr. Patel is a graduate of Boston University, school of medicine. He continued his training at Mount Sinai school of medicine in Manhattan, New York where he completed a year of general surgery training. He furthered his specialization in anesthesiology at New York University and is board certified in anesthesiology. We are home to several of the nations leading board certified physicians in pain management; Oklahoma Pain and Wellness Center is committed to delivering patients with the highest quality of care. We truly do go above and beyond to make sure that every patient and the family is comfortable care for before, during, and after treatment. Besides our full-service pain management service, which includes injection therapy and pharmacologic therapies, we also offer guidance in chiropractic therapies, acupuncture, massage therapy, and psychological counseling as well.

Joint Injections in Tulsa knows that whenever you come into visit with a pain management specialist, you will undergo a thorough assessment. The physician will ask you questions about your pain, perform a physical examination and order any necessary studies including x-rays, MRIs, CAT scans, etc. This detailed evaluation will provide your physician most of the necessary information to make a diagnosis for your condition. However, it is often very difficult and sometimes even impossible to be 100% accurate about the diagnosis can this or initial assessment. Spinal injections that are typically used to treat pain are also used as a way to diagnose the source of your pain. The pain specialist will perform this injection under live x-ray guidance to us a place local anesthetic, or numbing medication, around or inside the suspected source pain. If you obtain significant relief from this injection, it provides a physician with enough information to make an accurate diagnosis.

Once your physician is confident about the diagnosis, you may be a candidate for therapeutic injections, or injections to help treat your pain. Was therapeutic spinal injections contain a corticosteroid, which is a powerful anti-inflammatory medication. The purpose of the injection is to place a small amount of this potent anti-inflammatory medication precisely where the pain begins to provide you with pain relief.

If any of this is promising you like to learn more about our amazing products and services, please feel free to reach out to us via phone at 918-935-3240, or check out our website at www.okpainwellness.com