Does Platelet-Rich Plasma Hurt?

platelet therapy | does PRP therapy hurt
What is Platelet-Rich Plasma? We’ve covered platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy at great lengths over the last few years. However, if PRP injections and regenerative medicine are new to you than there’s a few things you should know. We are going to cover the following topics: What is PRP? Read More

Causes of Intercostal Muscles Pain

Common golf injuries | intercostal muscles pain and damage
In between each one of your ribs, lies your intercostal muscles. They work together to attach and keep your ribs in place – which stabilizes your upper body and helps you breathe. There are three layers of intercostal muscles: external intercostals internal intercostals innermost intercostals When you strain these muscles, you are opening yourself up to a variety of pain. Read More

Weight Loss for Chronic Pain Management

metropolitan pain consultants | weight loss for chronic pain management
Maybe you’ve been thinking of losing some weight to be a bit healthier. As long as you have the excess weight to lose, it can be really beneficial. Just check out some of the ways that weight loss might help you: Better sleep Improved hormonal balance Better mood Clearer skin Less stress Fewer colds The list could go on and on. Read More

Walking For Chronic Pain

New Jersey PRP Treatment | walking for chronic pain
Not everyone has an hour to burn at the gym or even working out from home. But you know that losing that excess weight will ease your pain. So you find yourself in a bit of a dilemma. You want to be healthier, but don’t have the time to work out. Read More

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

minimally invasive spine surgery
At Metropolitan Pain Consultants, we offer a couple of different options for minimally invasive spine surgery. Why might you need minimally invasive spine surgery? Well if you are suffering from chronic pain, you may want to consider spinal cord stimulation (SCS). Read More