Texas Pain And Regenerative Medicine
Samir Fahed, MD
Pain Management & Alternative Medicine located in Houston, TX & Dickinson, TX
If you suffer from pain that makes performing the simplest daily tasks difficult or uncomfortable, you have options for relief. Board-certified pain management specialist Samir Fahed, MD, provides integrative chronic pain treatments at Texas Pain and Regenerative Medicine in Sugar Land and Dickinson, Texas. Whether your chronic pain is minor or severe, Dr. Fahed can help. Simply click the online scheduler to book your chronic pain evaluation or call either clinic today.
Chronic Pain Q & A
What causes chronic pain?
Chronic pain doesn’t just affect your ability to perform daily activities. It can start affecting your mood and mental health. Because of this, it’s important to have an evaluation and determine the cause of your lingering discomfort. Your chronic pain may be associated with:
- Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)
- Failed back surgery syndrome
- Phantom limb pain
- Peripheral neuropathy
You may also suffer from chronic pain because of prior trauma, such as whiplash from a car accident. No matter what’s causing your chronic pain, it isn’t something you have to learn to live with, nor should you ignore it.
How does a doctor diagnose chronic pain?
To get to the root of why you have chronic pain and determine which treatments may be best for you, Dr. Fahed examines you and talks with you about your symptoms.
Texas Pain and Regenerative Medicine boasts several state-of-the-art diagnostic solutions right on-site. Dr. Fahed may recommend:
- Blood tests to screen for underlying medical conditions
- Electromyography and nerve conduction studies
- Nerve or muscle biopsies
- Imaging scans
- Bone scans
Dr. Fahed doesn’t just treat your pain, rather, he evaluates you as a whole person. If there’s an underlying issue that may be causing or worsening your pain, he treats that issue to see if you experience relief. Dr. Fahed is dedicated to ensuring you receive a comprehensive diagnosis.
Can I get treatment for chronic pain?
Yes. Texas Pain and Regenerative Medicine provides the most up-to-date research-driven chronic pain treatments available. Dr. Fahed personalizes your chronic pain treatment plan, which may include:
- Antidepressant or anti-inflammatory medications
- Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS)
- Prescription pain medications
- Sympathetic nerve block
- Spinal cord stimulation
- Relaxation techniques
- Stem cell therapy
- Physical therapy
- Regular exercise
- Dietary counseling
Dr. Fahed counsels you about which solutions may be most effective for your specific diagnosis. Rest assured, with the help of Dr. Fahed at Texas Pain and Regenerative Medicine, you can experience lasting relief from chronic pain.
Before suffering from chronic pain any longer, contact Texas Pain and Regenerative Medicine to get started on treatment. You can book your exam either online or over the phone with either office.