Spine, hip, knee, and other joint pain often feels debilitating when not addressed. At Interventional Pain Center in Norman, Oklahoma, anesthesiologist and fellowship-trained interventional pain medicine physician James Stephens, DO, offers an array of solutions for joint pain relief. Call Interventional Pain Center to schedule an evaluation, or use the online booking feature today.
Joint pain is an uncomfortable sensation in your shoulder, elbow, wrist, spine, hip, knee, ankle, or other joints. It may develop because of an injury, a chronic disease, or age-related joint wear-and-tear. Dr. Stephens finds the cause of joint discomfort and develops a customized treatment to ease your pain and restore joint function.
Joint discomfort may appear as:
The pain could come and go or be long-lasting. It ranges from mild to severe and, in some cases, crippling when left untreated.
Joint pain might result because of:
You can injure a joint in a car accident, playing sports, working a physically demanding job, or falling down. Determining the cause of your discomfort is the key to effective, long-lasting joint pain relief.
Dr. Stephens finds the source of your pain after discussing your symptoms and medical history, examining painful joints, and ordering blood tests and imaging procedures. He may recommend X-rays, an ultrasound, an MRI, a CT scan, or other imaging tests before making a final diagnosis and creating a customized treatment plan.
Interventional Pain Center offers numerous joint pain treatments, including:
Dr. Stephens specializes in minimally invasive surgery that restores spinal joint structure and function, thereby reducing pain. He uses the latest advances in technologies and procedures to optimize pain-reducing results and follows up with you after treatment to ensure long-lasting success.
Schedule an evaluation at Interventional Pain Center by phone or request one online today to achieve joint pain relief.