Pain Management

Tanner Pain Management Center
Pain is a complex medical problem that can have a profound effect on a person’s physical and mental well-being and quality of life. The staff at Tanner Pain Management Center works closely with referring physicians to ensure that patients have access to a comprehensive approach to pain management.

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What You Need to Know About Sports Injuries
When it comes to achieving peak physical performance, bone and joint health is key. Fellowship-trained orthopedic surgeon Daniel Maxwell, MD, explains what everyone needs to know about sports injuries.
 
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Tanner Offers Tai Chi Classes in November and January
Patricia Mitchell, community outreach coordinator at Tanner’s Get Healthy, Live Well, was on Newstalk 1330 WLBB’s “Community Voice” radio show recently to talk about upcoming Tai Chi for Health classes. Visit http://bit.ly/2AQ2Ilz to sign up today.
 
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Chronic Pain May Drive Some to Suicide

MONDAY, Sept. 10, 2018 -- Suffering debilitating pain every day may be so unbearable that some decide to take their own lives, new research suggests.

More than 25 million U.S. adults have some level of daily pain, and 10.5 million have considerable pain every day.

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'No Documented Reason' for 1 in 3 Outpatient Opioid Rxs: Study

MONDAY, Sept. 10, 2018 -- The United States is in the grip of an epidemic of opioid painkiller addiction. But now, research shows that in nearly a third of cases there's no medical reason documented for opioids prescribed in an outpatient setting.

The findings show the need for stricter rules on recording patients' needs for the highly addictive drugs, the research team said.

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