Tag: Pain Management

Treating Back Pain Part 2

Listen to the second half of “Treating Back Pain”, with Dr. Sahba Charkhzarrin, RMH Pain Management Specialist. In this episode, Dr. Charkhzarrin discusses pain management interventions that can be used to treat back pain that does not respond to more conservative therapies. He describes the process of using radio ablation to deaden the nerves that carry pain messages to the brain. […]

Treating Back Pain Part 1

Pain Management Specialist Dr. Sahba Charkhzarrin talks about innovative treatments for back pain, particularly when it results from osteoarthritis. Dr. Charkhzarrin explains the progression of treatment from conservative management to more aggressive forms of treatment. He also discusses ways to prevent osteoarthritis in the back, and who is most at risk.

Conservative Pain Management Treatment Options

Tune in to listen to Pain Management Specialist Dr. Sahba Charkhzarrin discuss the treatment options offered in conservative pain management. Dr. Charkhzarrin explains how a pain management specialist approaches finding the source of a patient’s pain, resolving the underlying cause, and treating the pain itself. He discusses the importance of communicating clearly with patients at […]

The Role of Pain Management in Patient Care

Pain Management Specialist Dr. Sahba Charkhzarrin explains the role of Pain Management in patient care. Dr. Charkhzarrin explains how Pain Management Specialists work with other healthcare providers to help patients who are suffering from chronic pain. When treating patients, Dr. Charkhzarrin’s goal is to 1) determine the cause of chronic pain 2) treat the cause […]

Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Back Pain

Back pain can be one of the most uncomfortable kinds of pain to live with, and one of the most difficult types of pain to treat. Common treatments include surgery, injections, medications or rehab therapy. If these don’t work, or aren’t possible, chronic back pain can sometimes be treated with spinal cord stimulation. Spinal Cord […]