You don’t have to suffer from the intense symptoms that come from nerve pain. Joseph A. Cabaret, MD in Camarillo, California is an interventional pain specialist who has been treating people with pain for over 26 years. He is ready to help you take charge of your nerve pain so you can return to leading the full and rewarding life you desire. Call Dr. Cabaret today or schedule an appointment online.
Nerve damage and pain can be debilitating. Nerves in your spine and brain, as well as your peripheral nerves, can be damaged. Common causes of nerve pain and damage include, but aren’t limited to:
Nutritional deficiencies, infectious diseases, and other health issues can also cause nerve pain. Dr. Cabaret’s expertise with nerve pain management can help with identifying and treating the source.
Nerve pain, or neuropathic pain, is often described with words like stabbing, tingling, prickling, and even numbness. However, your symptoms will vary depending on the nerve damage you are experiencing.
Your body has three types of nervous systems:
If you have damage to your autonomic nervous system, for example, you may experience bladder dysfunction, the inability to sense chest pain, or you may sweat too much.
Damage to the motor nerves can result in weakness and paralysis, while damage to sensory nerves may cause pain, numbness, burning, and more.
Your risk of developing nerve damage increases if you are overweight, over age 40, or have high blood pressure or diabetes.
Nerve pain and damage respond very positively to interventional pain management treatments instead of just pain medication. Some, but not all, of the treatments Dr. Cabaret offers include:
Dr. Cabaret’s whole-body approach to your pain management helps control your nerve pain and restore your quality of life in a safe and supportive environment. Call today or schedule an appointment online.