Evaluation Specialist

Pain Management located in Colorado Springs, CO
Evaluation

Evaluation services offered in Colorado Springs, CO


Pain affects everyone differently. A comprehensive evaluation is the key to fully understanding a person’s painful condition to get them the most effective care. At Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs, you can expect a patient-centered evaluation from Helen-Elena Emegbagha, MSN, APRN, FNP-C, PMHNP-BC, and the team. Call the office in Colorado Springs, Colorado, or schedule your evaluation online today.

Evaluation Q&A

Who needs a pain management evaluation?

Anyone that struggles to find an effective pain control treatment can benefit from a pain management evaluation at Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs. 

Pain management is an area of medicine that specializes in diagnosing and treating all types of painful conditions, whether the pain is from an acute injury or a chronic disease. The goal of the evaluation is to fully understand the cause of your pain and how it affects your life.

Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs provides care for many types of painful conditions, including:

  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Arthritis and joint pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Headaches and migraines
  • Chronic pain

The pain management clinic also provides care for injuries. If you have pain that affects your ability to live your life, schedule an evaluation at Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs.

What happens during a pain management evaluation?

The specifics of your pain management evaluation at Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs depend on your health issues. Your provider first talks to you about your pain, including the location and severity of your discomfort and how it affects your daily life.

They also ask about the treatments you’ve tried to alleviate your pain and the medications and supplements you currently take. They review your medical history and perform a physical exam. 

Your provider may also run diagnostic tests, such as lab work or imaging tests, to find the cause of your pain. Finding the cause helps direct treatment. 

However, Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs takes a holistic approach to pain management, focusing on your whole health, not just your painful condition. This whole-body approach improves your overall health.

What happens after an evaluation?

After your evaluation, your provider at Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs will discuss their findings with you. They also talk to you about the various treatments and therapies that might ease your pain. 

Together, you create a plan that helps you get long-term relief from your pain, which may include:

Medication management

Finding the right medication to manage pain takes time. Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs offers medication management to help you find the right prescription and dose that maximizes pain relief.

Procedures and interventions

Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs provides procedures and interventions for pain management. That might include trigger point injections, deep joint injections, or physical therapy.

Your evaluation at Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs ensures you get personalized care so you can live life without pain.

Call Colorado Pain Relief of Colorado Springs or schedule your evaluation online today.