what is pain management?
Pain control or algiatry is a branch of medicine employing an interdisciplinary approach for easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with chronic pain.
Pinnacle Pain Management is here to help you reclaim your life you lost due to Chronic Pain, Dr. Urie and his staff strive to give back your quality of life.
Spinal Cord Stimulation Implant Surgery
This video shows Dr. Urie implanting a spinal cord stimulator.
A spinal cord stimulator (SCS), is a device surgically placed under your skin to send a mild electric current to your spinal cord. A small wire carries the current from a pulse generator to the nerve fibers of the spinal cord.
What to expect on your first visit...
You will be required to provide a Urine Drug Screen.
You will not be prescribed to on the first visit. (it will take 2weeks until the urine drug screen comes back)
New Patient Visits are about an Hour long and consists of an Exam and Evaluation.
What will you need on your first visit...
Any recent Imaging or records (Xray, MRI)
An updated list of CURRENT Medications