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Back and Neck Pain: Nerve Burning or Radiofrequency Denervation

WHAT IS “NERVE BURNING”? In the treatment of chronic pain, we often reach a point where we need to block or destroy the source of the pain. With pain, the source is located within a nerve. There are numerous approaches to treating pain at the nerve. Some procedures simply block the nerve and provide temporary […]

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COOLIEF* Non-Surgical Treatment for Relief of Chronic Pain

[Sparta, New Jersey – 19 August 2014] – Pain specialist, Richard Siegfried, MD today announced the availability of COOLIEF* Cooled Radiofrequency Treatment, a non-invasive, outpatient option for those suffering from chronic back, hip or knee pain at their offices in Sparta, NJ and Milford, PA. Dr. Siegfried’s practice is one of the first in Sparta, […]

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What is Pain Management?

Pain management is the branch of medical science that deals with the treatment of chronic pain. Pain is defined by The International Association for the Study of Pain as “an unpleasant sensory and emotional experience associated with actual or potential tissue damage or described in terms of such damage.” In simple terms, pain is an […]

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