Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)

When patients living with chronic pain are referred to pain management specialists, it is often because they have already tried multiple therapy options without finding meaningful relief. For those diagnosed with complex regional pain syndrome {CRPS} or who suffer from focal limb pain, identifying efficacious therapeutic solutions can become even more challenging. Unfortunately, chronic pain … Read more

Preventing Foot Pain

Preventing Foot Pain

They propel us, steady us and, in many ways, dictate our level of physical health, but most of us take our feet for granted until something goes wrong. Elliot Udell, DPM, president of the American Society of Podiatric Medicine and a practicing podiatrist and foot pain management specialist in New York, wants to change the … Read more

Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

In 1994, the International Association for the Study of Pain pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage,” and this has become the accepted of pain.1 As a psychologist, my attention to this has always been drawn to the phrases “emotional experience” … Read more