If you have chronic pain that does not respond to traditional treatments, our multidisciplinary UPMC Chronic Pain Management Program team will work with you to help you control or decrease your pain, and return you to your normal activities.
Because chronic pain can affect all aspects of a person's life, your care team will include a specially trained physiatrist, psychologist, physical therapy team, vocational counselor and biofeedback specialist. We will evaluate your condition to determine if the Chronic Pain Management Program is right for you.
Upon entrance into the program, you will receive a personalized treatment plan that will help you learn skills to decrease and manage your pain while improving function. During your treatment, you will receive individual and group psychological counseling as well as biofeedback and relaxation/mindfulness training. Our psychology team will help you learn a variety of behavioral techniques which decrease suffering from pain and improve quality of life overall.
At UPMC Pinnacle, we understand that chronic pain can affect you physically, socially, emotionally, and financially. That’s why we also offer multidisciplinary care. And, to help you stay healthy and avoid injury at work, we also offer job search assistance and job site analysis services.
Our specialists will also help you to learn skills to better manage your pain while safely increasing your level of physical activity and improving your overall physical fitness.
Our physical therapy program is designed specifically for patients with chronic pain and patients are never asked to push through their pain to exercise.
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UPMC Pinnacle Fredricksen Outpatient Center
2015 Technology Pkwy.
Mechanicsburg, PA 17050
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