WATCH: Florida Pain Institute’s Dr. Ashish Udeshi and Michael Thomas Discuss Opioids With State Rep Randy Fine
By Space Coast Daily // June 20, 2018
New Opioid Laws and What it Means for You and Your Doctor
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Florida Pain Institute’s Dr. Ashish Udeshi and Michael Thomas, PA, are joined by District 53 Florida State Representative Randy Fine to discuss the “New Opioid Laws and What it Means for You and Your Doctor.”
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – Constant pain can seriously impair a person’s life. It can lead to loss of employment, isolation from family and friends, even severe depression.
At Florida Pain, they strive to reduce or eliminate the acute and chronic pain suffered by our patients using the latest techniques available.
The treatments are geared toward relieving pain while at the same time taking into account the patients overall health and lifestyle.
Florida Pain is a multi-service facility that offers the following Pain Management consultation and management services for acute and chronic pain to include:
• X-ray guided epidural injections
• Facet blocks
• Radiofrequency ablation
• Percutaneous disc decompression
• Spinal cord stimulators
• Implantable infusion pumps
If you are one of the millions who suffer from pain, you should be aware that there are more treatment options available now than ever before.
To make an informed decision about your treatment, you should first gain an understanding of your specific condition.
People develop pain for many reasons. Acute pain can be from a recent injury, surgery, or medical illness. This pain can typically be managed immediately and will more than likely improve in a short period of time.
In some instances, your primary care physician may refer you to a pain management physician to manage your pain while you are healing.
If you have persistent pain, pain that gets worse over time, or pain that persists after the healing process should be over, you may have what is classified as chronic pain. Again, your primary care physician may refer you to a pain management physician.
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Cancer pain related to surgery, chemotherapy, radiation or the tumor itself can also be managed by a pain management physician in conjunction with the referring oncologist.
“Our physicians and staff are committed to providing a high standard of care,” said Dr. Ashish Udeshi.
“Your initial visit with our physicians will include a comprehensive evaluation, review of your medical records, and discussion of an individualized diagnostic and therapeutic treatment plan. Should one of your physicians recommend a procedure, we will assist in obtaining an insurance authorization if necessary.”
Florida Pain Institute has six locations to serve you, including Merritt Island at 595 North Courtenay Parkway, Suite 101; Pineda at 5545 N Wickham Road, Suite 104; Palm Bay at 490 Centre Lake Drive NE, Suite 200B; Titusville at 7455 South US Highway 1; Viera at 8075 Spyglass Hill Road, Suite 100; and Melbourne at 307 E. New Haven Avenue.
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SPACE COAST DAILY TV Q&A: Florida Pain Institute continues their educational and informative medical series on Space Coast Daily TV as Dr. Thaiduc Nguyen and ARNP Patricia Dunn discuss the effects of alcohol and opioids on the brain and body. Florida Pain has six locations in Brevard County to serve the Space Coast. For more information call 321-784-8211.
SPACE COAST DAILY TV Q&A: Space Coast Daily was live from the Florida Pain Institute‘s Pineda location where Alan Zlotorzynski speaks with Dr. Ashish Udeshi, Dr. Michael Esposito, Dr. Thaiduc Nguyen and Dr. Kamel Fetouh. Florida Pain is a multi-service facility that features pain management consultation and services for acute and chronic pain.
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Dr. Ashish Udeshi of Florida Pain talks about Lumbar Spinal Stenosis and the benefits of Superion treatment and how it works.
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: Dr. Michael Esposito talks about a procedure that stimulates the dorsal root ganglion, helping to relieving chronic pain. We also speak with a patient whose life has been turned around thanks to this procedure.
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