Preparing For Winter

Preparing For Winter

Dear Patients: With winter coming, it’s time for a bit of preparation. I’d have to say that the four biggest risks my patients seem to face during winter in Michigan are: Slipping and falling on ice Gaining weight Becoming less conditioned/becoming more deconditioned Seasonal depressed mood Over the years, I’ve learned from my patients that,… Read more »


Do What You Can

Do What You Can

“Do what you can, with what you have, where you are”. Wise words from one of our greatest presidents, Theodore Roosevelt. I try to remind myself of this when I find I’m in a particularly challenging situation. As we all learn, such situations can pop up unexpectedly anywhere in our lives. For many if not… Read more »


Botox Discontinuation

Botox

Dear Patients: I’ve really enjoyed writing my thoughts on various aspects of chronic pain management in this space. It’s interesting and uplifting to talk about the positives in pain management, how this relatively young specialty continues to evolve, and how treatments we can offer are improving and expanding. When I compare where we are today… Read more »


Try Your Best To Stay Operational

Stay Operational

Dear Patients: As you well know, the pandemic forced us to stop all procedures and all office visits for a few weeks. Thanks to our staff, we are getting up and running again. We cannot promise to be at full speed yet, but so long as the nation as a whole keeps the virus cornered,… Read more »


Gratitude In A Time Of Crisis

Gratitude in a time of crisis

Dear Patients: As we all continue to go through an unprecedented national crisis, the clinical and management staff at Michigan Pain Consultants have been working non-stop to get our feet back underneath the practice and return to what we do best: treat pain. It continues to be a challenge, partly because these waters are uncharted.… Read more »