How Far Have We Come In Treating Depression?

Treating Depression with Ketamine

Depression in humans has always been a part of humankind. Healers, writers, and philosophers had each agreed throughout the ages that depression not only existed, but was either a physical or mental struggle for people the world over. Yet, they themselves had had their own struggles during those experiential times. “How does one heal another… Read more »

Let’s Talk About Chronic Pelvic Pain

Chronic Pelvic Pain

I’ve Heard About Chronic Pelvic Pain. Do I Have It? Ever get that sense that while you’ve been experiencing real, honest pain in your pelvic region, no one believes you? You know…that area that’s somewhere in between your belly button and your hip area? They tell you that since the severity of it comes and… Read more »

Why Michigan Pain Consultants?

So, Why Choose MPC? Dr. Mark Gostine, MD and Dr. Fred Davis, MD founded Michigan Pain Consultants, PC (MPC) in 1984 with a philosophy that: “Chronic pain should be treated like other chronic medical conditions such as diabetes, asthma or congestive heart failure. Chronic pain requires chronic treatment. The goal of treatment is to optimize… Read more »

Spinal Cord Stimulation

What is Spinal Cord Stimulation? Spinal cord stimulation is an advanced treatment option for chronic pain that utilizes a mild electrical stimulation delivered to the spine to intercept and minimize the sensation of pain that reaches the brain. Spinal cord stimulation is a treatment option when specific types of chronic pain have not responded to… Read more »