Back Pain Specialist

New Hope Pain Management

Interventional Pain Management Specialists located in Elkin, NC

When back pain affects you regularly, it can greatly impact your overall sense of well-being, prevent you from working, and keep you from doing the activities you enjoy. New Hope Pain Management in Elkin, North Carolina, are committed to helping you find relief from your back pain. If you want a specialized treatment plan to get rid of your back pain, call the office or book an appointment online today.

Back Pain Q & A

What is back pain?

Back pain is characterized by discomfort in your spinal column, which runs from your neck to your tailbone. Back pain can range from mild irritation to intense pain that can significantly affect your mobility.

There is a wide range of causes for back pain, and these include:

  • Trauma
  • Poor body mechanics
  • Nerve damage
  • Bone fracture
  • Arthritis
  • Bulging or herniated discs
  • Spinal abnormalities
  • Muscle strain or injury

Determining the cause of your back pain is crucial to developing an effective treatment plan, so being evaluated by knowledgeable professionals is essential.

What are the symptoms of back pain?

Your symptoms may vary depending on where your back pain is located. Symptoms associated with back pain include:

  • Muscle aches
  • Stabbing pain
  • Shooting pain with movement
  • Limited mobility or flexibility
  • Radiating pain to the legs or head

If you sustain a back injury and experience any of the following symptoms, you may need attention immediately:

  • Tingling in the extremities
  • Weakness in the extremities
  • Radiating pain down both legs, especially past the knees
  • Fever
  • Unexplained weight loss
  • Bowel or bladder control issues

The team at New Hope Pain Management will take the time to understand your symptoms so they can create the perfect treatment plan for you.

How can I find relief from my back pain?

When you visit New Hope Pain Management, the team will go over your health history and perform a thorough exam. After your evaluation, they will develop a treatment plan to relieve you of your pain and give you back your mobility.

Possible treatments for your back pain may include:

  • Exercise therapy
  • Lifestyle changes
  • Medications
  • Hot and cold therapy

If your back pain is preventing you from fully experiencing life, call New Hope Pain Management or schedule an appointment online today.