Services & Treatments

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Services & Treatments

Our services are designed to provide a more comprehensive assessment of complex pain and management problems to provide a more complete understanding of your problem and how it affects your everyday life.

BOTOX is a purified neurotoxin complex protein produced from the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. BOTOX is injected by needle into several head and neck muscles that may be causing or contributing to your headaches. BOTOX is used in adults who have 15 or more migraine headaches per month lasting 4 or more hours per day.

Coverage

  • 3rd Party Insurance/ Private Pay

Chronic Pain Self-Management Program is an educational, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is a small group program that helps patients better understand the chronic pain process and teaches non-medicated coping strategies.

An epidural steroid injection (ESI) is the delivery of powerful anti-inflammatory medicine directly into the space outside of the sac of fluid around your spinal cord. This area is called the epidural space.

Coverage

  • OHIP

Fluoroscopy is a type of medical imaging that shows a continuous X-ray image on a monitor, much like an X-ray movie. During a fluoroscopy procedure, an X-ray beam is passed through the body

Locations that offer this service

Coverage

  • OHIP

Intramuscular Stimulation (IMS) is a dry needling technique that is a special form of acupuncture used in the treatment of myofascial and neuropathic pain.

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Coverage

  • Private Pay

i.v. lidocaine demonstrates significant analgesic, anti-hyperalgesic, and anti-inflammatory properties. It also reduces sensitivity and activity of spinal cord neurones (central sensitization) and decreases N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor-mediated post-synaptic depolarization.This infusion helps to treat many conditions including Fibromyalgia, Chronic regional pain syndrome, neuropathic pain, chronic diabetic neuropathy and vascular headaches

Often a group of nerves, called a plexus or ganglion, that causes pain to a specific organ or body region can be blocked with the injection of medication into a specific area of the body. The injection of this nerve-numbing substance is called a nerve block.

Coverage

  • OHIP

Opioid analgesics are typically prescribed for severe cases of acute pain, and for instances of chronic pain. Muscle relaxants are prescribed to reduce spasms and cramping of the muscles.

Coverage

  • OHIP
  • Third Party Insurance
  • Private Pay

Prolotherapy is a procedure where a natural irritant is injected into the soft tissue of an injured joint. The irritant kick-starts the body’s healing response. Prolotherapy is not a surgical treatment. Because of this, it is also known as a regenerative joint injection or non-surgical ligament and tendon reconstruction.

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Coverage

  • Third Party
  • Private Pay

A Trigeminal Nerve block involves the injection of local anesthetic medication and sometimes steroids into the area surrounding the Trigeminal nerve. This blocks the pain messages thereby reducing the amount of pain felt.

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Coverage

  • OHIP

TPI is a procedure used to treat painful areas of muscle that contain trigger points, or knots of muscle that form when muscles do not relax. Many times, such knots can be felt under the skin. Trigger points may irritate the nerves around them and cause referred pain, or pain that is felt in another part of the body.

Coverage

  • OHIP

Viscosupplementation is a procedure in which a thick fluid called hyaluronate is injected into the knee joint.it is thought that hyaluronate will improve the lubricating properties of the synovial fluid, reduce the pain from osteoarthritis of the knee, improve mobility, and provide a higher and more comfortable level of activity.

Locations that offer this service

Coverage

  • Third Party Insurance
  • Private Pay