Pain is the number one reason people see a doctor today. While short-term problems are typically resolved by a primary care provider, patients who experience chronic pain often benefit from seeing a specialist.
Pain management providers are experts at diagnosing complex cases, creating plans that address pain from multiple angles, and educating patients about their condition. Many people misunderstand pain or are confused by it. Take a look at the myths below to discover some surprising facts about the options pain patients have for feeling better.
Source: Dr Elliot Palmer is a Pain Management Physician at Vancouver Clinic’s 87th Ave location.