What is Pain Management?

Pain management is the medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of pain. This field employs a comprehensive approach combining various strategies to alleviate discomfort and enhance patients’ overall well-being. Whether acute pain from an injury or chronic pain due to conditions like arthritis or neuropathy, pain management aims to improve your health and functionality.

Pain Management Strategies

Pain management strategies encompass a range of techniques aimed at alleviating or reducing discomfort and promoting well-being.


Essential for pain relief, over-the-counter options like acetaminophen and NSAIDs are used for mild pain, while prescription drugs, including opioids, are for severe cases, always under medical supervision due to risks.

Physical Therapy

A practical approach for musculoskeletal pain, involving exercises and manual therapy to lessen pain and enhance mobility.

Interventional Procedures

Techniques like nerve blocks or epidural injections target specific pain sources, offering significant relief as part of a comprehensive plan.

Lifestyle Modifications

Simple lifestyle changes, such as a healthy diet, regular exercise, and good sleep, can markedly reduce pain.

Psychological Support

Addressing the mental health aspect, therapies like counseling or cognitive-behavioral therapy aid in managing the emotional burden of chronic pain.

Holistic/Alternative Methods

Treatments like acupuncture or massage can be effective but should be coordinated with healthcare providers to fit into an overall pain management strategy.

Our Focus

Dr. Nikesh Seth, a distinguished physician in pain management, prioritizes your health and well-being by offering tailored pain management solutions. He and his dedicated team provide expert care in the management of lumbar spinal stenosis and neuropathy, and assist with weight loss as a strategy for pain relief.

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Gain insights into lumbar spinal stenosis, a common condition where the spinal canal narrows in the lower back, causing pressure on the spinal nerves. This can lead to symptoms like pain, numbness, or weakness, primarily affecting the lower back and legs.


Learn about neuropathy, a condition characterized by nerve damage that can lead to pain, tingling, numbness, and muscle weakness. Neuropathy affects various parts of the body and can significantly impact your daily life and well-being.

Weight Loss

Explore how weight loss plays a crucial role in pain management, particularly for individuals dealing with pain exacerbated by excess weight. Effective weight management can lead to significant improvements in pain levels and overall health.

Ready to Meet Dr. Seth?

Choosing Dr. Seth for your pain management needs means entrusting your care to a physician who combines medical excellence with a heartfelt commitment to patient well-being.

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