In the United States, it is estimated that about 50 million adults suffer from chronic pain. Chronic pain is one of the leading causes of disability worldwide and it is one of the most common reasons that people seek medical treatment. Pain can affect people of all ages and all socioeconomic backgrounds. It can have a significant impact on the quality of life and lead to reduced well-being of affected individuals. The Journal of the American Medical Association found that the prevalence of chronic pain among United States adults increased by 19% between 2011 and 2018.
As someone who has always been drawn to making a difference, I entered this profession to make a positive impact on the lives of people suffering from pain. I believe that everyone deserves to live a life free of unnecessary suffering. While I strive to deliver the highest level of care with passion and work with you to discover, opioid-free ways to alleviate pain and improve overall well-being. With the right combination of evidence-based therapies, it is possible to alleviate or sometimes even eliminate chronic pain. I am committed to doing everything I can to help my patients achieve their goals all while understanding personalized goals.