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Pain Management Specialist

Crom Rehabilitation -  - Physical Therapy

Crom Rehabilitation

Physical Therapy located in Greater Heights, Houston, TX & Shadow Creek Ranch, Pearland, TX

When you’re in pain, exercise may be the furthest thing from your mind. But activity is one of the best tools for pain management. Roy Rivera Jr., PT, PhD, DPT, MCHES, Jordan Boyd, PT, DPT, CSCS, and the team at Crom Rehabilitation in Houston and Pearland, Texas, specialize in physical therapy for pain management. Call the office closest to you or book an appointment online today.

Pain Management Q & A

What is pain management?

Pain management is an area of medical care that focuses on tools and techniques to ease your pain. This includes acute pain from injuries or surgery, as well as chronic pain.

Physical therapy is one of the primary pain management treatments for acute and chronic pain. Physical therapy helps ease pain, promote healing, improve mobility, and prevent disability.

The team at Crom Rehabilitation specializes in physical therapy for pain management. 

Am I a candidate for pain management?

You may be a candidate for the pain management program at Crom Rehabilitation if you have an acute or chronic pain condition. The therapists specialize in all types of pain conditions, including:

  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Herniated disc
  • Orthopedic conditions
  • Surgical pain
  • Arthritis
  • Sprains and strains
  • Tendonitis
  • Fractures
  • Degenerative disc disease

Crom Rehabilitation also treats patients following joint replacement procedures to ease their postsurgical pain and support their recovery. 

Additionally, the physical therapy practice specializes in sports medicine and workers’ compensation, providing pain management plans for sports and work-related injuries.

What happens during a pain management evaluation?

When you visit Crom Rehabilitation for a pain management evaluation, you can expect a comprehensive initial assessment. The goal of your initial exam is to fully understand your pain condition and how it affects your physical health and function. 

Your physical therapist reviews your medical history and asks detailed questions about your pain. They also inquire about your daily activities and how your pain affects your ability to manage your day-to-day responsibilities.

Your physical therapist performs a physical, assessing your body’s muscle strength and balance, as well as your mobility and flexibility. 

What are pain management treatments?

The team at Crom Rehabilitation customizes your pain management treatment plan based on your diagnosis, symptoms, and functional goals. Your plan may include:

  • In-office or virtual physical therapy
  • Manual therapy
  • Home exercise and stretching program
  • Aquatic therapy
  • Blood flow restriction (BFR) therapy
  • Dry needling

The goal of your plan is to ease your pain, restore mobility and function, and prevent a recurrence in your pain condition. 

Your physical therapist works one-on-one with you, scheduling regular visits each week for several weeks until you reach your goals. 

To schedule your pain management consolation at Crom Rehabilitation, call the office or book an appointment online today.